MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) — Voters in Homestead reelected incumbent Steven Losner for mayor in a very tight race on Tuesday night.
Losner was elected to a third term as mayor. He previously served on the Homestead City Council from 2001-2007.READ MORE: Florida Backs Effort To Draw FIFA To Miami, Orlando
Losner won by a margin of 50.87% to Elvis Maldonado’s 49.13%.
In the race for Vice-Mayor, Julio Guzman was the winner.READ MORE: Prices At The Pump Creep Lower, Forecast To Tumble Below $3 A Gallon Soon, Government Forecasts
Council Member Seat 4 went to Jenifer N. Bailey.
Homestead residents also voted on several referendums including mayoral term limits, which passed.MORE NEWS: Record Warmth In South Florida And This Is What's Causing It
The referendum to allow the mayor to serve a four-year term of office instead of two years also passed.