UPDATED: Election Day results continue to come in for Pearland City Council, charter races

Early voting results are in coming in for Pearland City Council races and charter amendments. (Haley Morrison/Community Impact Newspaper)
Early voting results are in coming in for Pearland City Council races and charter amendments. (Haley Morrison/Community Impact Newspaper)

Early voting results are in coming in for Pearland City Council races and charter amendments. (Haley Morrison/Community Impact Newspaper)

Updated at 8:07 a.m.

With all polling places reporting in Brazoria, Fort Bend and Harris county, both council races look like they will go into runoff races.

For Position 3, Lewis Barnes holds 34% of the vote, Alex Kamkar holds 29.05% of the vote, Orlando Bruzual holds 17.2% of the vote and Jai Daggett holds 19.75% of the vote.

Barnes and Kamkar will be in a runoff for Position 3; incumbent Woody Owens and Mashunda Ivery will be in a runoff for Position 7.

For Positions 7, Owens received 36.62% of the vote, Ivery received 32.32% of the vote and Jeff Hunkele received 31.05% of the vote.


Propositions A, B, C, E, F, G and H all passed, while Proposition D failed.

All results are unofficial until canvassed and certified.

Updated at 12:03 a.m.

With all polling places in Brazoria County reporting, and Harris and Fort Bend County votes continuing to come in, Lewis Barnes and Alex Kamkar still hold the most votes for the Pearland City Council Position 3 race. Barnes has 34.01% of the vote; Kamkar has 29.02% of the vote.

For Position 7, the race is still close. Incumbent Woody Owens has 36.69% of the vote, while Mashunda Ivery has 32.21% and Jeff Hunkele has 31.1%.

Propositions A, B, C, E, F, G and H have received more votes for, and Proposition D has received more votes against.

Updated at 9:37 p.m.

As Election Day results start to come in from Brazoria, Fort Bend and Harris counties, Lewis Barnes and Alex Kamkar lead the race for Pearland City Council Position 3, with 33.52% and 29.26% of the vote, respectively.

For the Pearland City Council Position 7 race, all contestants are close. Jeff Hunkele has 30.83% of the vote, Mashunda Ivery has 31.88% of the vote and incumbent Woody Owens has 37.3% of the vote.

Propositions A, B, C, E, F, G and H have still received more votes for, and Proposition D has still received more votes against.

Originally published at 8:35 p.m.

Early voting results are in for Pearland City Council races as well as in the races for Pearland’s charter amendments.

For Pearland City Council Position 3, Lewis Barnes has 11,677 votes, or 33.16% of the vote; Alex Kamkar has 10,328 votes, or 29.33% of the vote; Orlando Bruzual has 5,916 votes, or 16.8% of the vote; and Jai Daggett has 7,293 votes, or 20.71% of the vote.

For Pearland City Council Position 7, Jeff Hunkele has 10,800 votes, or 30.9% of the vote; Mashunda Ivery has 11,280 votes, or 32.27% of the vote; and Woody Owens has 12,877 votes, or 36.84% of the vote.

If no candidate receives over 50% of the votes, the city will hold a runoff election.

The city of Pearland also had eight charter amendments on the ballot. So far, Propositions A, B, C, E, F, G and H have received more votes for, and Proposition D has received more votes against.

All city elections were to be held in May but were postponed due to the coronavirus.

Results are updated as of 12:03 a.m. and are unofficial until they are canvassed and certified by the county clerk. Under Texas election law, the clerk accepts and counts mail-in ballots postmarked by Election Day and received by Nov. 4, if they were sent from inside the U.S., or Nov. 9 if they were sent from outside the U.S.

Visit communityimpact.com/voter-guide/election-results to see results from all local elections in your community.
By Haley Morrison
Haley Morrison came to Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after graduating from Baylor University. She was promoted to editor in February 2019. Haley primarily covers city government.


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