2016 Fresno mayoral election

Fresno mayoral election, 2016
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Candidate Lee Brand Henry Perea H. Spees
Party Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan
First-round vote 25,491 37,006 15,089
First-round percentage 30.79% 44.70% 18.23
Second-round vote 71,776 68,053
Second-round percentage 51.20% 47.54%

Mayor before election

Ashley Swearengin
Republican

Elected Mayor

Lee Brand
Republican

The 2016 Fresno mayoral election was held on June 6, 2016 and November 8, 2016 to elect the mayor of Fresno, California. It saw the election of Lee Brand.

Municipal elections in California are officially non-partisan.

Incumbent mayor Ashley Swearengin was term-limited.

Results[edit]

First round[edit]

First round results[1]
Candidate Votes %
Henry Perea 37,006 44.70
Lee Brand 25,491 30.79
H. Spees 15,089 18.23
Doug Vagim 2,910 3.52
Richard B. Renteria 2,090 2.52
Write-ins 199 0.24
Total votes 69,795

Runoff results[edit]

Runoff results[2]
Candidate Votes %
Lee Brand 71,776 51.20
Henry Perea 68,053 48.54
Write-ins 363 0.26
Total votes 140,192

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