Golden Beach voters elect youngest council member, return one incumbent

Golden Beach voters elected its youngest town council member on Tuesday, uprooting an 18-year incumbent in the process.

Longtime council member Judy Lusskin received the highest number of votes, 216, while newcomer Jaime Mendal, 26, received 204 votes. Incumbent Bernard Einstein came in third, losing in the race for the two open seats with 117. According to the Miami-Dade County Supervisor of Election’s office, there are no outstanding votes to be counted, and Golden Beach does not hold runoff elections.

Read the full story in the Miami Herald

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