In an election that saw high voter turnout, Greg Canfield was elected to the Lowell City Council today by a wide margin.
According to results posted by the city clerk, the final tally was:
- Greg Canfield: 1,176
- Jeff Altoft: 519
- Write-In: 14
Surrounded by a small group of supporters, Canfield expressed gratitude and a desire to move beyond the contentious election. “I think voters have spoken,” he said. “Now we move to the positive.”
Note: This article was updated on November 9, 2016 to reflect the finalized vote tally for each candidate.