The Dorchester Reporter calls District 4 for Andrea Campbell in a decisive win over three-decade Councilor Charles Yancey, in her first run for elective office.
Annissa Essaibi-George finished ahead of incumbent Steve Murphy for the fourth at-large seat, behind Wu, Flaherty and Pressley. Murphy, on the council since 1997, called Essaibi-George to congratulate her. Essaibi-George came in fifth for an at-large seat two years ago.
Their victories mean that, for the second time, four of the thirteen councilors are women.
In other district races, McCarthy, Baker and Jackson all won re-election. The other district races were uncontested.
Citywide turnout was just 13.6%.
Latest numbers from the Elections Department.