Early results show Jerry Thorpe followed closely by Catherine Ushka-Hall. If these results hold as later votes are counted, they will go on to be the two candidates on the ballot for the general election. This post will be updated as results come in.
Update: The latest numbers show Catherine Ushka-Hall and Jerry Thorpe neck in neck. Catherine is now only about 60 votes behind Jerry. (Regardless, both will advance to the general election.) Numbers as of 8:30 am, August 20th 2009: NP - Jerry Thorpe 5,280 26.88% NP - Catherine Ushka-Hall 5,227 26.61% NP - Connie Rickman 2,200 11.20% NP - Amy Bates 3,047 15.51% NP - Chris Van Vechten 2,812 14.31% NP - Deb Blakeslee 1,001 5.10% Write-In 78 0.40% In other election news, Marty Campbell is sailing through the City Council primary at 58%, followed by Roxanne Murphy. Joe Lonergan is slightly ahead of Beckie Summers Kirby in the District 5 race.