Warr Acres voters decided five City Council positions at the Special Election March 4.
Doug Davis won the Ward 1 council seat with 216 or 54.8% of the vote. Ward 1 runs from Ann Arbor to the west between NW 63rd and Wilshire. The seat is currently held by Jeff Martinez since 2005. Stan Street, also a Ward 1 councilman, was elected in 2006.
Incumbent Nancy Olson won re-election to the Ward 2 council position with 53.6% of the voters showing support. Olson has held the council seat since 2004. Ward 2 is roughly located from NW 63rd to NW 56th/NW 58th and from Mueller to Grove. Dr. Stewart Sharpiro, elected in 2005, is also a Ward 2 councilman.
Voters gave the nod narrowly to Phillip P. Owens II in Ward 3, choosing not to re-elect opponent Walter Johnson. Owens received 50.7% of the vote or 136 votes. Johnson received 49.3% or 132 votes. Ward 3 boundaries are from NW 58th to NW 42nd and from Ann Arbor to the west. Dean Johnson, another Ward 3 councilman, was elected in 2007.
Mike Gossman (incumbant) won over opponent Jan Blake in the Ward 4 councilman Gossman received 64.7% of the vote. Richard Bricker won the remainder of a second Ward 4 term (one year) with 56% of the vote. Ward 4 is located from NW 50th to NW 33rd and from Meridian to the west.