With the polls closed on election night, results are showing Das Williams with a lead over Laura Capps in the race for Santa Barbara County District 1 Supervisor.
Williams, the incumbent, was elected to the Board of Supervisors in 2016. With more than 73% of precincts reporting, he now has 7,920 votes.
His challenger, Capps, is the President of the Santa Barbara School Board. She is also the daughter of former Rep. Lois Capps and the late Rep. Walter Capps. She has 7,185 votes.
District 1 encompasses a vast area that includes Santa Barbara, Montecito, Carpinteria, and New Cuyama, with a total population of about 84,456 residents.
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