Johnstown, CO - April 17, 2020 -- The Office of the Town Clerk of the Town of Johnstown has released the official election results from the April 7, 2020 municipal election. The final numbers, announced below, were certified by the Town’s Election Judge this past week.
“This year, the Town Clerk’s office received over 2,500 ballots back, our highest return in years,” said Johnstown Town Clerk, Diana Seele. “I want to commend all of our citizens who took the time to complete and submit their mail ballot. Even during a crisis like the one that we are currently in, the Johnstown community knows the importance of an election and of being heard.”
There were three Councilmember positions and the Mayor’s position up for re-election. Three ballot measures were also being voted on in this election. With a total of 2,565 returned ballots, lease see the full results below or on the Town of Johnstown website: https://townofjohnstown.com/240.
Candidate for Mayor Results
Gary L Lebsack - 1,962
Candidates for Councilmember Results
Chad W. Young - 1,725
Damien S. Berg - 1,616
Troy D. Mellon - 1,618
Ballot Questions Results
Ballot Issue 1A: Increasing the Town of Johnstown’s Sales and Use Tax Rate by 0.5%
Ballot Question 1B: Amending the Town of Johnstown Home Rule Charter
Ballot Question 1C: To Opt-Out of Senate Bill 152