McHENRY – Incumbent Vic Santi was re-elected to his seat on the McHenry City Council as 1st Ward alderman, according to unofficial results from the McHenry County Clerk’s Office.
Santi won with 383 votes compared with challenger Michael Coveny’s 269 votes, according to unofficial results.
The 1st Ward includes the Green Street and Main Street business districts as well as the neighborhoods of Edgebrook Heights, Country Club Estates, Liberty Trails and Huntersville Park.
The 1st Ward race was the only contested race for alderman.
Aldermen in the 3rd and 5th wards ran unopposed with Alderman Jeffrey Schaefer resuming his position in the 3rd Ward and Chad Mihevc succeeding Andrew Wimmer in the 5th Ward.
As for McHenry city clerk, write-in candidate Lynzi Nevitt was elected. Nevitt ran unopposed as the other 227 write-in votes were not valid entries, according to the McHenry County Clerk’s Office.