On her third try, Julia Malakie has handily won a seat on the Newton City Council, beating first-time candidate Carolina Ventura.
- Malakie — 1119
- Ventura — 898
Councilor Barbara Brousal-Glaser did not seek a third term, opening up the seat.
Councilor-elect Malakie ran for the Ward 3 at-large seat in 2015 and 2017.