Sources: late spurt at the polls; turnout hovering near 6,000 in WNY

WEST NEW YORK – A late afternoon/early evening flurry of activity at the polls sent Team Vega into full bore street mode, with T-shirted campaign workers getting out the vote, as Roque forces projected a large celebratory street presence in front of their candidate’s 60th Street headquarters.

Sources now say turnout numbers have exceeded 6,000 votes in the mayoral contest.

That circulating news has energized the challengers late, who believe higher turnout tonight inures to their benefit. Sources: late spurt at the polls; turnout hovering near 6,000 in WNY