Steve Bailey wins Phenix City’s District 1 council seat

Phenix City election
Phenix City election

Phenix City auto dealer Steve Bailey won the District 1 seat Tuesday night by nearly 3-to-1 against Billy Sims II.

Bailey had 1,541 votes to Sims’ 568. District 1 covers north Phenix City.

Bailey, 62, ran unsuccessfully four years ago, losing to Jim Cannon in a runoff. Cannon didn’t seek re-election.

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Chuck Williams: 706-571-8510, @chuckwilliams