NORTHEAST INDIANA (WPTA21) – The polls are now closed in 21Country.
Voters across Indiana cast their final ballots to decide who will fill dozens of mayoral offices, with Republicans and Democrats wrapping up competitive campaigns in several cities.
Both parties have made big pushes for Tuesday’s local election in Fort Wayne, where Democratic Mayor Tom Henry is seeking a fourth term leading the state’s second-largest city against Republican business executive Tim Smith.
There are more than 70 contested races and public questions across 21Country.
In Allen County, more than 10,000 people voted early, and officials sent out more than 4,000 mail-in ballots.
That’s up significantly from previous municipal elections.
Click here for the latest election results.