Tempe Incumbents Take Lead

Tempe incumbents are expected to keep their seats after Tuesday’s election. Three City Council seats and three propositions were on the ballot.

Registered Voters: 82777 Ballots Cast: 20258 * Turnout: 24.47%
ADAMS, JENNIFER* 8038 16%
ARREDONDO-SAVAGE, ROBIN* 10722 21%
KADER, SARAH 6886 14%
KUBY, LAUREN* 11805 23%
STEWART, JUSTIN 5658 11%
VEGA, GENEVIEVE 7732 15%

Unofficial tallies for Proposition 402

Amending the City Charter to declare Tempe’s 300-acre portion of Papago Park as a preserve.

Yes – 17,086 (87.41 percent)
No – 2,462 (12.59 percent)

Unofficial tallies for Proposition 403

Amending the City Charter to require the disclosure of the origins of major contributions used to influence local city elections.

Yes – 18,068 (91.39 percent)
No – 1,703 (8.61 percent)

Unofficial tallies for Proposition 404

Adjusting the permanent base expenditure limit to allow Tempe to spend the revenue it brings in without raising taxes.

Yes – 14,473 (74.05 percent)
No – 5,072 (25.95 percent)