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City of Yuma, AZ

August 27, 2013 Primary Election: Preliminary Unofficial Results

08/27/2013 | Lynda Bushong, City Clerk
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Current ballot tallies from the City of Yuma's Primary Election for one seat for Mayor, three at-large seats on the City Council, and one seat for Presiding Municipal Court Judge.

Mayor Ballots
Percentage of
Ballots Cast
   Mendoza, Raul 1,911    29.0%
   Nicholls, Douglas 4,496    68.0%
   Kretzer, Jack (Write-In)      75     1.0%
City Councilmember Ballots
Percentage of
Ballots Cast
   Abplanalp, Lukas 647    10.0%
   Craft, William 2,329    35.0%
   Johnson, Paul 2,803    42.0%
   Knight, Gary 2,778    42.0%
   Miller, Jacob 1,318    20.0%
   Parsels, Keith 978    15.0%
   Sanchez, Daniel 1,785    27.0%
   Wright, Gary 2,594    39.0%
Presiding Municipal Judge Ballots
Percentage of
Ballots Cast
   Coil, James 3,758    57.0%
   Wren, Dale 2,419    36.0%

Updated 9:00 p.m. 8/27/2013: Total ballots cast: 6,649. Preliminary Unofficial Results includes Early Ballots and ALL Voting Centers. May NOT include Late Early, Provisional or Conditional Ballots.

As of tonight the following ballots still need to be tabulated:

  • Late-Early Ballots: 1,065 (another 115 need to be verified by the Early Board)
  • Provisional: 102
  • Conditional Provisional: 1

A possible maximum of 1,283 ballots to be counted.  The Early Board will meet on Thursday and the Write In Board will come in on Friday to finalize the ballots. 

Election Results

Election results will be updated periodically as they are released. Citizens are welcome to visit the City of Yuma City Council Chambers on election night or check on-line at for the latest numbers.

Red, white and blue buttons with the word "vote" on them. Additionally, the City of Yuma plans to issue news releases for the benefit of e-mail subscribers who have signed up for the "Information Alert List." Complete election results may also be viewed on Time Warner Cable channels City 73 and Ciudad 72.

Related Links

  • 08/27/2013 Press Release: City of Yuma Primary Election Results
  • 08/22/2013 Press Release: Voter Information for City Primary Election on Tuesday, August 27, 2013
  • 08/13/2013 Press Release: Some Races Could be Decided in City Primary Election on August 27, 2103

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