Residents of Rancho Mirage cast their ballots for the city’s municipal election Tuesday. It was a mail-in only election and as of Tuesday night, 5,236 ballots (52.85%) have been returned. The unofficial early results are in for three city council seats.
Incumbent Dana Hobart leads with 24.89% of the votes. He’s followed by two other incumbents, Iris Smotrich with 22.78% and Charles Townsend Vinci with 22.68%. Challenger Kate Spates is next with 13.33% of the votes. Challengers Robert Mueller with 9.48% and Michael Harrington with 6.74% follow.
These are preliminary results. You can find the election results HERE.