THIS STORY HAS BEEN UPDATED AT 10 A.M. WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7
It appears the Strongsville schools bond issue has passed by a 28-vote margin.
With 36 of 36 precincts counted on Election Day, Issue 116 appeared to have lost. However, new votes were added to the tally overnight, putting the issue ahead 11,222 to 11,194.
Results aren't final until there is a recount and provisional ballots are counted.
In the race for 7th District House of Representatives, incumbent Mike Dovilla beat Democratic challenger Matt Patten by a 340-vote margin, according to unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
Incumbent Republican Tom Patton handily won re-election to his 24th District State Senate seat.
The vote totals will change when provisional ballots come in.
Here are the results as of 1:10 a.m.:
Bond issue for the Strongsville School District.
With 36 of 36 precincts countedFor
A renewal of a 1.5-mill levy for firefighter salaries.
With 36 of 36 precincts reportingFor 13,098 Against 9,229
A 0.4-mill replacement issue for sewer projects.
With 36 of 36 precincts countedFor 13,219 Against 8,687
A charter amendment changing the filing deadline for Strongsville candidates.
With 36 of 36 precincts countedFor 15,349 Against 4,474
A rezoning that would allow Kemper House to expand its Alzheimer's care facility on Prospect Road.
With 36 of 36 precincts reportingFor 15,796 Against 4,478
A .67-mill replacement levy for the Cuyahoga County Port Authority.
With 1,072 of 1,077 precincts countedFor 214,522 Against 281,190
Proposed county charter amendment requiring Cuyahoga County Council to prepare two-year budgets.
With 1,072 of 1,077 precincts countedFor 282,855 Against 145,001
Proposed county charter amendment that would stagger the terms of the county executive and the director of internal auditing.For 290,966 Against 135,334
State Representative District 7:
With 95 of 95 precincts countedMike Dovilla 26,570 Matt Patten 26,230
Ohio Senate District 24:
With 295 of 295 precincts countedJennifer Brady 68,856 Thomas Patton 99,754
Cuyahoga County Prosecutor:
With 1,072 of 1,077 precincts countedTimothy McGinty 361,834 Ed Wade 93,599