2017 City Council Ward 3 election results

Official Winner: Steve Fletcher. See the results and ranked-choice vote tabulation of the 2017 City Council Ward 3 race.

November 7, 2017

Municipal Election

This was a ranked-choice voting (RCV) race. Voters were asked to rank up to 3 different candidates. After three rounds of tabulation, Steve Fletcher was elected.

Council Member Ward 3
CandidateFirst choice votesFinal round votesFinal round percentage
Steve Fletcher 2,709 4,861 50.68%
Ginger Jentzen 3,297 3,844 40.08%
Tim Bildsoe 2,552 Eliminated round 3 -
Samantha Pree-Stinson 1,007 Eliminated round 2 -
Undeclared Write-ins 27 Eliminated round 2 -


Ballots cast summary
Total votes cast 9,592 Total votes counted in the first round. Does not include undervotes, overvotes, defective, or spoiled ballots.
Tabulation threshold 4,797

The number of votes sufficient for a candidate to be elected. Half of votes cast for office + 1, disregarding fractions.

Undervotes 285 Ballots where the voter did not rank any candidates for the office. 

See the ranked-choice voting tabulation below for more details.

Vote totals by round

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