Incumbent Reed Dupy wins special election to remain First Ward Councilman in Chillicothe

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Voters in Chillicothe’s First Ward on Tuesday elected Reed Dupy as their councilman.

Results of the special election show Dupy received 230 votes (51.2%) to defeat his challenger, Dowell Kincaid who collected 219 votes. (48.8%).

Dupy is the incumbent First Ward councilman in Chillicothe whose re-election bid in the April election ended in a tie vote with Kincaid.

The Livingston County Clerk’s office reported Tuesday’s runoff election had nearly a 27% voter turnout among First Ward voters in Chillicothe. 27% is 449 out of 1,677 registered voters.