Updated election results show no change in Nevada County contests’ outcome

NEVADA CITY, Calif. June 14, 2016 – The Nevada County Elections Office has released an unofficial election result update. The results will remain unofficial until the election is certified, which will occur by July 7, 2016.

There is no change apparent in the outcome of the contested races. The No votes on both Measure W and Measure Y have widened their lead a little, as did District 1 candidate Heidi Hall and District 2 incumbent Ed Scofield.


Nevada County’s voter turnout has increased to 57.14%, with a total of 37,816 ballots counted.

Less than an estimated 7,000 ballots remain to be counted, including 1,732 provisional ballots.

Supervisor District 1 Cast votes Percentage
Duane Strawser 3,892  43.87
Heidi Hall 4,980  56.13





Supervisor District 2 Cast votes Percentage
Ed Scofield 4,175  61.09
Richard Harris 2,659 38.91%





Measure W Cast votes Percentage
Yes 15,388  41.38
No 21,799  58.62




Nevada City Measure Y Cast votes Percentage
Yes  523  34.18
No  1,007  65.82





The full update is available on the Elections website.