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City Councilman Randy Staver Declared Winner of President Seat

Posted at: 05/07/2013 9:45 PM
Updated at: 05/07/2013 10:47 PM
By: Steph Crock

 (ABC 6 NEWS) -- The polls are now closed and Rochester has a new City Council President.

Current Interim President Randy Staver is officially the winner. Staver with more than 3,800 votes in Tuesday's election. His opponent Michael Wojcik who previously told ABC 6 that he was dropping out of the race, still gained just over 370 votes. Write-in candidates also received over 50 votes. These votes are not yet final at this point.

ABC 6 has a crew at the Eagles Club in Rochester where Staver and his campaign is celebrating tonight.

We'll have the latest on the results as well as hear from Staver tonight at 10.