WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — Democrat Joe Solomon has won election as mayor of Warwick, Eyewitness News projects.
Solomon defeated Republican Sue Stenhouse.
Solomon took over as acting mayor earlier this year, after longtime Republican Mayor Scott Avedisian stepped down to take the helm at RIPTA. Solomon previously served as president of the City Council. Stenhouse, who has Avedisian’s support, was the Republican nominee for secretary of state in 2006.