Voters in St. Petersburg went to the polls on Tuesday to narrow the field of candidates for mayor and elect three city council members.
According to the Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections website, 28.56 percent of eligible voters cast a vote during Tuesday’s primary.
In the race for mayor, Ken Welch and Robert Blackmon secured the top votes and will face off on November 2 during the General Election.
Here are the unofficial results.
|City of St. Petersburg Mayor||Percentage||Votes|
|Wengay 'Newt' Newton||7.41||3,999|
|City of St. Petersburg - Council Member District 1||Percentage||Votes|
|Bobbie Shay Lee||33.85||2,263|
|City of St. Petersburg - Council Member District 4||Percentage||Votes|
|Clifford Hobbs III||15.11||971|
|City of St. Petersburg - Council Member District 8||Percentage||Votes|