Updated: Robert Reichert appears stuck at 49.9% of the vote. Assuming this is final, he’ll be in a runoff with C Jack Ellis.
Was a bit under the weather today, so just getting caught up on news of the day.
Today was election day in Macon. The newly consolidated government of Macon-Bibb County will be run by the Mayor and 9 commissioners elected today or in runoffs that follow.
As of 10:00 PM, 22 of 40 precincts are reporting. Former Mayor Robert Reichert is hovering just above 50% in a 6 person contest with 7165 votes. Former Mayor (returning to his former name) C. Jack Ellis is 2nd with 4,377 votes. More current votes can be found here, along with those of the nine commission districts.