UPDATE: Unofficial election results from Aug. 30, 2016 primary

Election departments from both Maricopa and Pinal counties on Aug. 31 updated their unofficial results from the Aug. 30 primary election.

In the race for a seat on the Queen Creek Town Council, there were no changes to the vote counts from Maricopa County, which updated its website at 2:36 p.m. Aug. 31.

The total number of votes cast in Pinal County increased from 78 to 112. The webpage was updated at 5:36 p.m. Aug. 31.

The updated results are:

 

Unofficial election results from Aug Updated 0831

 

Using the unofficial vote count, it appears Robin Benning and Jeff Brown have met the threshold of 50 percent plus one of the total votes to win spots on the council; however, Queen Creek Town Clerk Jennifer Robinson cautioned it is premature to make a definite determination.

“There are still votes left to count,” Ms. Robinson said during a phone interview Aug. 31.

The final vote count, which includes ballots dropped off at polling sites on election day and provisional ballots, is required to be posted by 5 p.m. on the Friday after an election, Ms. Robinson said.

Click here to view earlier unofficial results.

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