The first round of results are in for Tuesday’s (Aug. 3, 2021) Primary Election, and early returns for the Burien City Council race are favoring Martin Barrett & Hugo Garcia for Position No. 1, Jimmy Matta and Mark Dorsey for Position No. 3, Sarah Moore and Alex Simkus for Position No. 5, and Krystal Marx and Stephanie Mora for Position No. 7.

The top two vote getters for each position will move on to the General Election on Nov. 3.

Please note that these are just the first round of returns, and historically totals change as more results are tabulated.

CITY OF BURIEN

Ballots Counted: 5,011

* Registered Voters: 30,046 • 16.68%

Totals shown by Votes • Percentage

City of Burien Council Position No. 1:

    • Martin Barrett: 2659 • 55.05%
    • Hugo Garcia: 2028 • 41.99%
    • Abdifatah Mohamedhaji: 122 • 2.53
    • Write-in

City of Burien Council Position No. 3:

    • Jimmy Matta*: 2092 • 43.43%
    • Mark Dorsey: 2076 • 43.10%
    • Charles Schaefer: 635 • 13.18
    • Write-in: 14 • 0.29

*incumbent

City of Burien Council Position No. 5:

    • Sarah Moore: 2114 • 44.17%
    • Alex Simkus: 2052 • 42.88%
    • Georgette Reyes: 603 • 12.60
    • Write-in: 351 • 0.41

City of Burien Council Position No. 7:

    • Krystal Marx*: 1400 • 29.02%
    • Stephanie Mora: 1074 • 22.26%
    • John White: 877 • 18.18
    • Patty Janssen (dropped out): 729 • 15.11
    • Elissa Fernandez: 392 • 8.12
    • John Potter: 337 • 6.98
    • Write-in: 16 • 0.33

*incumbent

The next round of results will be released Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 4.

Final results will be certified by King County Elections on Wednesday, Aug. 18.