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Unalaska’s Mayoral Recall Election 2018: Preliminary Results

Mar 6, 2018

City Clerk Marjie Veeder (center) leads a hand count of ballots on Tuesday night. She said she decided to conduct a hand count after the voting machine jammed and counted some ballots twice.
Credit Laura Kraegel/KUCB

The mayoral recall election brought 463 Unalaskans to the polls.

Seventy-four absentee and questioned ballots must still be canvassed, but City Clerk Marjie Veeder said they won’t affect the result.

The preliminary numbers are below, and KUCB will bring you the full story during Wednesday’s newscast.

“Shall Frank Kelty be recalled from the office of mayor?”

  • Yes: 177 votes (38.22%)
  • No: 286 votes (61.77%)