Council Chambers, Legislative Bldg, 745 4th St., Sparks, NV
Item Number: 1
On June 14, 2016 the Primary Election was conducted by the Washoe County Registrar of Voters on behalf of the City of Sparks per the Interlocal Agreement (AC-5219) approved by Council on February 8, 2016. Pursuant to NRS 293C.110, Sparks City Council adopted Ordinance No. 2520 on February 22, 2016 providing for the conducting and holding the 2016 primary and general elections for the offices of City Attorney and Council Members representing the first, third and fifth wards of the city in accordance with the Interlocal Agreement.
The 2016 primary election unofficial final summary report from Washoe County is attached. Per the Sparks City Charter Sec. 5.020 (2) The names of the two candidates who receive the highest number of votes at the primary election must be placed on the ballot for the general election. The following candidates will appear on the general election ballot:
Council Ward 1
Denise Lopez, 699 votes cast, 54.82%
Donald Abbott, 322 votes cast, 25.25%
I move to declare the results of the 2016 primary election.