Election results for races around SE Texas

May 11, 2008 4:56:00 AM PDT
Thousands of local voters headed to the polls yesterday to decide the results of several city and school races.One of the tight races was for the $647 million Klein ISD bond. It narrowly passed last night, 52-percent to 48-percent. Klein ISD wants to use the money to build new schools to ease overcrowding.

We have those results here.

Conroe ISD also held an election for a $526 million bond. It passed, 60-percent to 40-percent.

We're also following the results of several mayoral races in the area.

In Sugar Land, residents will have to wait until next month to see who will replace outgoing mayor, David Wallace. Results show James "Jimmy" Thompson received the most votes for mayor, but he was still shy of a majority. He will face city council member, Daniel Wong in a June run-off.

We will also see a runoff in the race for League City mayor. It's between Chris Mallios and Toni Randall.

In Missouri City, Allen Owen had a big win. He won with 68-percent of the vote, compared to 32-percent for Greyling Poats.

In Dickinson, Julie Masters defeated Mark Townsend, 60-percent to 40-percent.

In Webster, Floyd Myers captured 54-percent of the vote to beat Carlos Villagomez. In Webster, folks there were electing a mayor and several council seats. We've got a link for those election results, as well.

There were several races on the ballot in Ft. Bend County. To access those results, click here

Several seats and propositions were on the ballot in Montgomery County. Click here for those results.

There are also seats and propositions that were decided by voters Saturday in Brazoria County. Those results are here.

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