Election 2018: Sally Russell Wins Bend Mayoral Race


Sally Russell won Bend’s first mayoral race in over a century and is now the first woman elected to the post.

Russell, a city council member since 2012 and currently serving as mayor pro tem, took a decisive lead on Tuesday over her main opponent, city council member and software company CEO Bill Moseley.

As of Thursday morning Russell held 50.18 percent of the vote to Moseley’s 40.88 percent.

Moseley conceded the race to Russell Tuesday night.


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