November election will determine voting bloc in Edmonds
Janelle Cass, Will Chen win 44 of 51 precincts; Distelhorst concedes
Last updated 8/19/2021 at 10:31am
What will happen to the so-called 4-3 voting bloc on Edmonds City Council after the Nov. 3 general election?
On Saturday, Aug. 7, appointed incumbent Luke Distelhorst, in a Facebook post, conceded the race for City Council Position 2, where first-time candidates Janelle Cass and Will Chen will face off in November, according to the latest numbers from the Aug. 2 primary.
Distelhorst largely supported Mayor Mike Nelson on issues related to housing and equity, joining council President Susan Paine and Councilmembers Laura Johnson and Adrienne Fraley-Monillas in the so-called 4-3 voting bloc....