A runoff election was held Tuesday for the Windy Hill Ward of the North Myrtle Beach City Council.
After the votes were tallied Tuesday evening, the results were very close.
Nikki Fontana - 858 votes
Tom Powell - 842 votes
The North Myrtle Beach Election Commission will certify the vote Wednesday afternoon at 4 o'clock.
State law does require a recount if the margin of victory is less than one percent.