Michael Barnes, who represents District 4, won the at-large Democratic city council primary Tuesday. Barnes finished ahead of former assistant city manager Vi Lyles and incumbent David Howard. Incumbent Claire Fallon was the last Democrat to advance to November's general election.
Light blue - Michael Barnes
Dark blue - Beth Pickering
Light red - David Howard
Dark red - Vi Lyles
Yellow - Tie
Source:Mecklenburg County Board of Elections, Observer analysis
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