FINAL RESULTS: Incumbents victorious in Dripping Springs City Council elections

Candidate signs line the road leading to Dripping Springs' polling location May 4.

Candidate signs line the road leading to Dripping Springs' polling location May 4.

All three incumbent candidates—Taline Manassian, Bill Foulds and William Travis Crow—will hold onto their Dripping Springs City Council seats, according to unofficial Hays County May 4 election results.

For Place 5, Crow came out ahead of Geoffrey Tahuahua and Stephen Randall. Crow received 148, or 50% of votes, while Tahuahua received 107 votes and Randall had 41 votes. Prior to the election, Crow filed a lawsuit against Tahuahua, accusing Tahuahua of falsifying his application to run in the election.

In the Place 1 election, Manassian defeated challenger Anthony Aristar, who, despite having his name on the ballot, withdrew from the race in April. Manassian received 234 votes, representing 84.7% of votes received in the election, compared to Aristar’s 42 votes.

Foulds ran opposed for the Place 3 seat, receiving all 215 votes cast in the election.

All results are unofficial until canvased.
By Nicholas Cicale
Nick has been with Community Impact Newspaper since 2016, working with the Lake Travis-Westlake and Southwest Austin-Dripping Springs editions. He previously worked as a reporter in Minnesota and earned a degree from Florida State University.


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