From left, Derek Timm and Allan Timms lead Jim Reed for two seats on the Scotts Valley City Council in early results this week. (Contributed photos)
SCOTTS VALLEY >> In updated election results this week, Derek Timm and Allan Timms led longtime Scotts Valley Councilmember Jim Reed in a contest for two seats on the Scotts Valley council.
The results are not final. The election is expected to be certified by early December.
In August, Santa Cruz Local talked to 20 Scotts Valley residents about their priorities for the Scotts Valley City Council.
The top themes raised by residents were:
- A need for more bike and walk infrastructure.
- A need for affordable child care.
- A desire for more parks and recreation programs.
Here is where the top vote getters stand on the issues, based on our interviews with the candidates.
Read Santa Cruz Local’s Election Guide on the Scotts Valley City Council to learn about:
- Council members’ roles and responsibilities.
- Candidates’ profiles and voting records.