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Stewart Claim: Sim and Stewart

stewart claim: The final numbers saw Stewart claim 49,812 votes to Sim's 48,828, according to Vancouver Courier. Independent Shauna Sylvester was a non-factor for most of the evening, finishing a distant third with 35,537. But my oh my was it close.article continues below Trending StoriesNPA's Ken Sim apologizes for not conceding he lost mayor's race The top Instagram fall photo spots in Vancouver Resident blames bad smell on Vancouver rendering plant Mayor-elect Kennedy Stewart promises housing crisis in better shape' by 2022Sim finished 984 votes behind mayor-elect Kennedy Stewart in an absolute nail biter that saw momentum swing for the better part of three hours. Sim took to the stage of the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel just shy of 1 a.m., emerging seconds after Stewart's speech ended. There are still ballots to be counted, Sim said. Sim didn't ask for a recount, but he also kind of did. ( As reported in the news.