By Miriam Raftery
November 9, 2016 (El Cajon) – With 43.6% of precincts counted, a 10-candidate race for El Cajon City Council is still too close to call. There are three seats up—and currently, two challengers have edged ahead of incumbent Star Bales.
However voters handily approved Measure S, the redistricting proposal to establish district elections. Measure S has nearly 69% of the vote with 43.6% of precincts counted.