Pearland City Council canvassed the election, verifying the results of May 6 general election in the city, during a May 15 special meeting. After the results were canvassed, council member Gary Moore was sworn into office to serve a second term on council. Newcomer to council J. David Little was also sworn into office. Moore serves on position No. 3 and faced a competitive re-election campaign. Contestant J. Darnell Jones secured 44.66 percent of the vote, according to the Brazoria County Clerk’s Office. Moore took home the majority of the vote.