GVEA Ballot Count #6 - incumbent Bergh wins District 5Preliminary count in District 5:
Ron Bergh - 606 (44%)
Hank Bartos - 441
Tim Beck - 331
200 ballots came in without signature on the outside envelope. They are opening those to see if any were signed inside, as the instructions allowed for. To date only one did, with a few more that had a check for payment of their bill (but no ballot).
Extra ballots checked - 5 had signatures inside.
Final count District 5
Ron Bergh - 608 - 44%
Hank Bartos - 441 - 32%
Tim Beck - 331 - 24%
Total ballots counted - 1380
Looks like some of the observer staff are leaving, though a recent lightning storm resulted in some spotty electrical outages in various areas of town.