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Residents Elect Clarksburg City Council and Water Board Members

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CLARKSBURG -

Clarksburg residents went to the polls on Tuesday.

Four seats were open in Clarksburg City Council.

There were 13 candidates running for the four positions.

Incumbents Patsy Trecost, Bob Caplan, and Sam "Zeke" Lopez were all re-elected.

Jim Malfregeot won the fourth spot on council.

Trecost received 1005 votes, Caplan got 795 votes, Lopez received 689 votes, and finally Malfregeot got 528 votes.

Caplan was named to Clarksburg City Council in January, when Jim Hunt resigned.

Residents also cast their vote for Clarksburg Water Board.

Voters could vote for up to two candidates, and three were running.

Paul Howe and Albert Cox won with 1062 and 1045 votes respectively.

Only 1927 voters went to the polls out of 10,084 registered voters.  That's a 19.1 percent voter turn out.