New people will be taking their seats on Waterloo and Raymond city councils, thanks to run-off elections on Tuesday. In Waterloo, Steve Simon will take the at-large seat in January, besting former Ward 2 councilman Jonathan Grieder, 60-to 40-percent. Simon talked about his reaction to last night’s results.
Simon says the win was the result of a lot of hard work over the last five months.
Simon says as an at-large councilor, he plans to work hard for all Waterloo citizens.
In unofficial numbers, Simon’s vote total was 2,553 to Grieder’s 1,669, with three write-in votes. In Raymond, Scott Cronbaugh cruised past incumbent Tom McGowan for a four-year term on the city council. Cronbaugh netted 26 votes, to McGowan’s four votes. Voter turnout for the two run-off elections was 10-percent.