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Click here for updates on federal races in Northeast Ohio. Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter too! Use the hashtag #PatchElections. LIVE ELECTION 2012 RESULTS: (Information is unofficial and supplied by the Summit County Board of Elections.) (Issue 73 is a 2.25-mill renewal levy for the protection and placement of abused and neglected children.) * indicates incumbent. To read more about each candidate or race, click here for the Patch Voter Guide and here for the Akron Area League of Women Voters Voter Guide
The levy passed, according to final but unofficial results from the Summit County Board of Elections.
Voters approved Issue 25, a 4.5-mill renewal levy requested by the Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board. Here are the final but unofficial vote tallies from the Summit County Board of Elections: For the levy: 114,614 Against the levy: 48,945 An election watch party Tuesday evening at the Red Fox Party Center in Cuyahoga Falls attracted a large number of Summit DD employees, people who receive services and their families. "Thanks to the many voters who approved this, 4,000 people with developmental disabilities will continue to receive services. Summit County is a place where there is no waiting for services," said Kevin McGee, director of public and community relations for Summit DD. He gives a great deal of credit to the …