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L.A. City Council: Cedillo wins reelection, Rodriguez heads to victory in northeast Valley

L.A. City Council: Cedillo wins reelection, Rodriguez heads to victory in northeast Valley

Incumbent Gil Cedillo handily won reelection Tuesday night over challenger Joe Bray-Ali in a heated runoff for a Los Angeles City Council seat representing a swath of northeast L.A.

With 100% of precincts reporting, Cedillo had received more than 70% of the votes cast in District 1, which includes Westlake, Highland Park and Chinatown.

In March, Cedillo was forced into a run-off by Bray-Ali, a Lincoln Heights resident and bicycle advocate who had been a vocal critic of the councilman’s positions on street safety, development and...

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