Altoona Residents to Vote in Runoff Election

ALTOONA, Iowa  --  Voters in Altoona will head back to the polls on Tuesday.

Residents will cast their ballots in a runoff election. None of the three candidates for a vacant city council seat finished with more than 50% of the vote, which is required in order to win.

Scott Leighter took 40% of the vote and Todd Havel received 31%. The two now face off to fill the empty seat.