Stephen Bowden wins Charleston City Council race; Griffin concedes

Published: Nov. 2, 2021 at 7:53 PM EDT|Updated: Nov. 2, 2021 at 11:45 PM EDT
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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Stephen Bowden won a seat on Charleston City Council in Tuesday night’s election.

Bowden faced Councilman Harry Griffin who congratulated his competitor before the final results came in Tuesday night. Bowden received 62% of the vote to Griffin’s 38% to get the district 10 seat.

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Bowden posted a message of thanks to his supporters on his Twitter account.

“Thank you, District 10, for giving me the greatest honor of my young life. It has been a pleasure serving you these past four years,” Griffin said on his Facebook page. “Congratulations to Stephen Bowden and best of luck.”

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