Editor’s Note: This is the 7th Framingham Source political corner for the 2017 City of Framingham election season. The Political Corner will publish on Saturdays. Campaigns and candidates can submit photos and press releases. The next column will publish on Saturday, Sept. 2. Deadline to submit is Friday, Sept. 1 at noon. Source reserves the right to not publish a photo or edit a release. Click here for the Framingham Source election policy. Framingham Source will accept political ads. The acceptance and publishing of any advertising for a candidate does not reflect the position of Framingham Source, which will remain neutral on any candidate or ballot question.
State Rep. Walsh Endorses Ottaviani for City Council District 6
FRAMINGHAM – State Rep. Chris Walsh is endorsing Phil Ottaviani for City Council in District 6.
Voters will vote for one of four candidates in District 6 in a preliminary election on Sept. 26. The two candidates with the highest votes will move on to the final election on November 7, where voters will elect the City of Framingham’s first City Council.
“Framingham needs a Council, made up of members who can not only listen to but actually process multiple side sof complex issues that face our community,” said State Rep. Chris Walsh. Over many years, as the chair of the Framingham Zoning Board of Appeals, Phil has impressed me as a person who can do just that, always treating people and businesses with respect an an open mind. I believe he would represent his district extremely well.”
Wadland School Committee Campaign Kick-Off Event Monday
The Committee to Elect Scott Wadland will officially kick-off his campaign for District 3 School Committee on Monday night, August 28. District 3 School Committee represents Precincts 4 & 7.
The free event is at the Framingham Lodge of Elks at 450 Union Avenue from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Attendees are asked to donate a non-perishable food item to benefit Framingham families in need.
Campaign donations of any amount are greatly appreciated and can be made by check payable to “Committee to Elect Scott Wadland” or online at https://www.gofundme.com/wadla