Traci Park still leads Erin Darling by more than 5,000 votes Thursday in the race for the Los Angeles City Council’s 11th District seat, the only one of the four council races in which there has not yet been a declaration of victory or a concession.

Darling has trimmed Park’s lead since Election Day, but still trails 53% to 47% after an additional 131,611 ballots were added to the count by the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk for a total of over 2.1 million ballots. The next update will be Friday between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.

On Nov. 9, the day after the election, Darling said on Twitter that “a lot can change in the coming weeks.”

“We have recent historical precedence in Los Angeles that the margins after Election Day can shift dramatically, and are urging people to be patient as the final ballots come in,” Darling said.

The winner will replace Councilman Mike Bonin, who did not run for re-election. Darling has positioned himself as the more progressive candidate in the race, while Park has criticized Bonin’s progressive policies.

Earlier this week, Hugo Soto-Martinez declared victory in the 13th District race over incumbent two-term Councilman Mitch O’Farrell. Tim McOsker handily beat Danielle Sandoval in the 15th District race, and Katy Young Yaroslavsky won in the 5th District.

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