In Paterson, Tavarez ousts Torres, Goow highest vote-getter citywide

Paterson – The following are the results from contested ward races in Paterson.

In the 2nd Ward: Councilman Aslon Goow, Sr., won with 1,161 votes, compared toElizabeth Rosado, who earned 474 votes, andJohn Larko, who earned 147 votes.

In the 3rd Ward, Councilman Bill McKoy won with 977 votes,compared to Miguel Diaz with 705 votes.

In the 4th Ward, Councilwoman Vera Ames-Garnes won re-election with641 votes. Her challengers, Wilkin Santana and Kisha Manning, received244 and 182 votes respectively.

Fifth Ward challnger Julio Tavarez defeated incumbent Councilman Juan Torres, 648 to 383 votes.

In the 6th Ward, School Board President Andre Sayegh defeated social worker Ilia Villanueva.

In Paterson, Tavarez ousts Torres, Goow highest vote-getter citywide