Mazahir Salih addresses suporters after election results were announced at the Mill in Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Salih won an at large seat on the Iowa City city council along with incumbent Kingsley Botchway. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)

Botchway, Salih, and Mims win seats in City Council

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Spectators on Twitter reacted on Tuesday night as Salih and Botchway won two at-large seats on the council and Susan Mims scored District B with 59% over UI student Ryan Hall (41%).

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District B candidate Susan Mims thanks supporters during a results watch party inside Blackstone on the east side of Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Mims ran against UI student Ryan Hall. (Joseph Cress/The Daily Iowan)
District B candidate Susan Mims thanks supporters during a results watch party inside Blackstone on the east side of Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Mims ran against UI student Ryan Hall. (Joseph Cress/The Daily Iowan)
District B candidate Susan Mims thanks supporters during a results watch party inside Blackstone on the east side of Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Mims ran against UI student Ryan Hall. (Joseph Cress/The Daily Iowan)
Ryan Hall and supporters react to election results at the Mill in Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Hall lost Iowa City city council district B to incumbent Susan Mims. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Mazahir Salih is congratulated by Mayor Jim Throgmorton after election results were announced at the Mill in Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Salih won an at large seat on the Iowa City city council along with incumbent Kingsley Botchway. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Mazahir Salih addresses suporters after election results were announced at the Mill in Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Salih won an at large seat on the Iowa City city council along with incumbent Kingsley Botchway. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Mazahir Salih is congratulated by supporters and family members after election results were announced at the Mill in Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Salih won an at large seat on the Iowa City city council along with incumbent Kingsley Botchway. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Mazahir Salih checks election results online at the Mill in Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Salih won an at large seat on the Iowa City city council along with incumbent Kingsley Botchway. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)
Mazahir Salih addresses suporters after election results were announced at the Mill in Iowa City on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Salih won an at large seat on the Iowa City city council along with incumbent Kingsley Botchway. (Nick Rohlman/The Daily Iowan)

 

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