The latest results of the election released Wednesday showed no changes in the Lynnwood Mayoral or City Council races.
Nicola Smith, the Dean of Student Life and Development at Edmonds Community College, continued to hold a commanding lead over incumbent Mayor Don Gough in the race for Mayor of Lynnwood.
Smith has 61.03 percent of the vote (2,167 votes) to Gough’s 38.36 percent (1,362 votes).
Incumbent City Councilmember M. Chrisopher Boyer was leading in the race for Council Position 1 with 54.59 percent of the vote (1,813 votes) to Michael Moore’s 44.69 percent (1,484 votes).
In the Council No. 2 race, Planning Commission member Ian Cotton continued to hold an advantage over former City Councilmember Jim Smith. Cotton has 52.45 percent of the vote (1,777 votes) to Smith’s 47.05 percent (1,594 votes).
Former City Councilmember Ruth Ross was leading Douglas Lovitt in the race for Council Position 3. Ross has 53.50 percent of the vote (1,773 votes) to Lovitt’s 44.39 percent (1,471 percent).
Proposition 1 for the City of Lynnwood, a renewal of the Emergency Medical Services Regular Property Tax Levy, was passing easily. The yes vote was 76.71 percent (2,708 votes) to 23.29 percent (822) for the no vote.