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Hollander wins District 9 primary

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Metro Council race many were keeping any eye on was in Democratic primary in District 9 where 13 candidates ran for the lone one council seat.

With 100 percent of precincts reporting, Bill Hollander wins with 28 percent of the vote. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer backed Hollander in the race.

There was no Republican primary in the district. Laura Rice is the only GOP candidate who has filed to run in the November General election.

The current councilwoman for District 9, Tina Ward-Pugh, announced that she would retire from public service.

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