The Nevada Independent

Candidates who already hold elected office dominated in many of Southern Nevada’s major local government races, winning re-election outright in certain Las Vegas and North Las Vegas council races and getting promotions in Henderson and Boulder City mayoral contests.

Elsewhere, including in races for the Clark County Commission, primaries determined who will face deep-pocketed Democratic incumbents in November.

Below are highlights from major municipal contests in the greater Las Vegas area.

Clark County Commission District E

Clark County Commissioner Richard “Tick” Segerblom easily triumphed over his primary challenger Jacob Macias, carrying a double-digit percentage point lead over the political newcomer.

As a fourth-generation Nevada state representative seeking his second four-year term on the commission, Segerblom is now headed for a general election matchup with Republican Jon Rider, who defeated Dennis Ayala in the primary.

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