continued Voters also returned Alicia MacCollum to the tax receiver’s seat; in an uncontested race, she received 5,223 votes.
In the town justice race, Aaron Arnold succumbed to longtime Salina Town Justice Andrew Piraino, a Republican, 3,203 to 2,248. Piraino has served as the town justice for 19 years. Arnold is the upstate director of the Center for Court Innovation.
In the county legislature, meanwhile, longtime Fifth District Legislator Kathy Rapp, a Republican, eked out a victory over Democratic challenger Gary Brisson, 2,192 to 1,929. In the Fourth District, incumbent Republican Judy Tassone beat out Democrat Carol Files Sinesi by a vote of 2,473 to 1,678.