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Johnson, Zima to face off again for Green Bay City Council seat

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – The rematch has been set for Green Bay Alderperson in District 9 after Tuesday’s Spring Primary elections – Brian Johnson and Guy Zima will again go head-to-head in April.

In April of 2018, Johnson, Executive Director for On Broadway, beat out Zima for the city council seat. Zima had held the position for 40 years.

Johnson defeated Zima with over 75 votes.

READ: Brian Johnson wins City Council seat, Guy Zima out after 40 years

In this 2020 Spring Primary, Johnson received 91 more votes than Zima, pulling in 45% of the votes.

Zima also ran for the office of Green Bay Mayor in February 2019, but fell short during the primaries. In that race, Zima came in fourth.

The battle for the city council seat will be decided during the April 7 general elections.

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