Jacobson retains post on Evansville council
City council District 1
*Barbara Jacobson 201
Thomas Cothard 164
EVANSVILLE Incumbent Barbara Jacobson will serve another term on the Evansville City Council representing the northwest side.
Jacobson, 55 S. Sixth St., beat Thomas Cothard 201-164 in Tuesday’s election for a two-year term.
The District 1 race was the only contested city race.
Jacobson could not be reached Tuesday night.
Jacobson has served four years on the council and is a member of the redevelopment authority, public safety committee and Evansville Fire District Board.
Cothard, 217 N. Sixth St., served on the council and numerous committees before resigning a year ago when he moved from his home in District 2.