CUBA, NY – Republicans Michael M. Weber and Melodie Farwell won council seats in the Town of Cuba yesterday. Weber finished with 40% of the vote; Farwell had 33.33%.

They defeated Independence Party candidate Jeff Griswold, who had 20%, and Richard Patterer, who ran on the Retired MSGT Party line and finished with 6.67%.

The Cuba Town Supervisor, the Superintendent of Highways and two of the three Assessor positions also were on the ballot, but all candidates for those posts ran unopposed.

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Council member Lee James was elected Supervisor, a post held by Joseph Miller, who did not seek re-election. Incumbent Chad Smith won the Superintendent of Highways elect, and Merlin Briggs and Richard Truax were re-elected to their Assessor posts. All of the unopposed candidates are Republicans.

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