From the first exit poll it is confirmed that it will take the ballot to decide who will be the next mayor in some of the main Italian cities. TO Roma is given the advantage Enrico Michetti of the center-right (27-31%), who should thus challenge the second round Roberto Gualtieri (26,5-30,5%). A Milano Beppe Sala is ahead with 54-58%, while Luca Bernardo 32-34% of the center-right is credited. Open challenge a Torino, where Stefano Lorusso of the center-left would be in first place with 44-48%. And so he could deal with it Paolo Damilano of the center-right (36.5-40.5%).
Clearer results instead a Naples: Gaetano Manfredi (supported by the Democratic Party and M5S) is given at 57-61%. Same fate a Bologna, with Lepore red between 61 and 65%. In Calabria the boom of the force man is confirmed Roberto Occhiuto: the center-right candidate would have collected 46.5-50.5% of the preferences; the Giallorossi Amalia Bruni appears to have 24-28%.
The ballot round
The first round of these administrative elections therefore ended without major twists, with the very first numbers that would seem to confirm the trends traced by the latest polls in recent weeks. The next round of ballot in cities it will be held on Sunday 17 and Monday 18 October. Rome (Michetti-Gualtieri) and Turin (Lo Russo-Damilano) should go to the second round.