Just in: Colorado Springs election results

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The ballots have been cast and the unofficial results for the 2009 El Paso County Coordinated Election are in.

Pretty high turnout for this year’s election: of the 254,403 registered voters in El Paso County, 37.03% mailed in or otherwise turned in their ballots for this year’s election. For comparison, 73.84% of registered voters voted in the November 2008 General Election, and in the last Coordinated Election held in El Paso County (2007), turnout was just 18.42%.

Here are the results, excluding any races that were uncontested (such as the Fountain mayor)  They are unofficial as of 7:01 PM, but with 100% of the precincts reporting.  Please check the Clerk and Recorder’s site for certified results.

Ballot Issue 300 – City of Colorado Springs

FOR: 55.31%

AGAINST: 44.69%

2C (Property Tax Increase) – City of Colorado Springs

YES: 35.79%

NO: 64.21%

City of Fountain Election Results

2A – City of Fountain

YES 49.86%

NO 50.14%

2B – City of Fountain

YES 66.89%

NO 33.11%

Fountain Council Member – At Large

Ratu Solanki 24.66%

Robert Plyley 29.16%

Sam Heckman 46.77%

Manitou Springs Election Results

2D – City of Manitou Question

YES 77.37%

NO 22.63%

City of Manitou Springs Mayor

Nancy Sage Barnes 4.96%

Marc A. Snyder 48.27%

Rick Barry 46.77%

City of Manitou Springs Ward 3

Karen Cullen 29.32%

Matt Carpenter 70.68%

El Paso County School District Election Results

Fountain Fort Carson School District 8

Dawn Bentley 36.71%

Suzanne Clark Foster 40.21%

Dale M. Rough, III 23.07%

Ellicott School District 22

Jennifer Ades 6.36%

Sherry Ann Ferriman 10.41%

Robert N. Miller 6.51%

Gary A. Dahn 8.35%

MaryAnna Clemons 8.65%

Beatrice Mae Twiss 14.09%

Stefanie Dickinson 13.02%

Gary Lake 21.67%

Katrina Sutton 10.95%

Manitou Springs School District 14

Molly Stevens 57.27%

Clemente “Gino” Mendoza 42.73%

Academy School District 20

Doug Lundberg 19.15%

Tracey Johnson 9.40%

Terry Kunkel 9.28%

Catherine Bullock 15.76%

Linda Van Matre 16.89%

Fran Reichert 8.23%

Mark Smith 7.86%

Dan Reifschneider 7.04%

James M. Jenista 6.40%

Lewis-Palmer School District 38 DIST. 3

David J. Cloud 42.50%

Gail T. Wilson 57.50%

Falcon School District 49

Donahue C. Quashie 15.29%

Tammy Harold 15.48%

John Koster 9.06%

Christopher L. Wright 17.37%

Jackie Vialpando 14.22%

Danielle Lindorf 20.99%

Jon B. Rowley 7.58%

Hanover School District 28

Mark A. McPherson 50.00%

Thomas A. Humiston 38.05%

Write-in Votes 11.95%

Hanover School District 28

Rik Noring Jr. 59.16%

James Tyler 40.84%

Colorado Springs School District 11

Al Loma 19.19%

Chyrese Exline 14.33%

Delia Armstrong-Busby 13.89%

LuAnn Long 22.00%

Sandra Mann 30.58%

Calhan School District RJ-1

Rachel Britton 17.28%

Maria P. Herndon 22.16%

Timothy J. Swanson 6.93%

Scott Mikita 28.74%

Dan Crook 11.80%

Nile Fischer 13.09%

Harrison School District 2

Richard Price 21.82%

Deborah L. Hendrix 22.40%

Linda M. Pugh 27.65%

Steve Hester 15.42%

I. Ed Ralston 12.70%

For the official, certified results, view the full results of the 2009 Coordinated Election.

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