Community News Saturday, October 6th, 2012 at 10:11 pm
Newcomer emerges with two-vote lead in race for Echo Park council president
Today’s Echo Park neighborhood council election ended with Ari Bessendorf, a first-time council candidate running for president, holding only a two-vote lead over long-time council member Francisco Torrero, according to preliminary results. Bessendorf garnered 268 versus 266 for Torrero, according to a canvass of votes in the the Greater Echo Park Elysian Neighborhood Council election. ... Continue reading at www.theeastsiderla.com.