2019 Election Guide For Voters in Framingham District 2 (Precincts 3 & 5)

FRAMINGHAM – District 2 will get a new City Councilor and new School Committee member, as both have chosen not to seek re-election.

District 2 includes the neighborhoods of both Saxonville and Nobscot.

Voters in District 2 comprised of Precincts 3 and 5, you will vote for up to two individuals for at-large council, a district councilor, and a School Committee member on Tuesday, November 5.

The polls will be open on Tuesday from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Those in Precinct 3 vote at King Elementary.

Those in Precinct 5 vote at Walsh Middle School.

Framingham Public Schools are closed to students on Tuesday. Staff and teachers have a professional development day.

For City Council, voters in District 2 will choose between School Committee member Ricky Finlay and Cesar Stewart-Morales. (Click on their names to read their responses to a series of questions asked by Framingham Source.)

Below are the voting records for the last 5 years for both Finlay and Stewart-Morales.

Voters have three names on the ballot for at-large City Council.

Two will be elected to 4-year terms.

On the ballot is Councilor George P. King. Jr., Housing Authority member Janet Leombruno, and School Committee member Gloria Pascual.

Below is the voting record for the last 5 years, for the three city-wide Council candidates.

Editor’s Note: King and Leombruno could NOT vote in September 2019, as their Precinct did not have an election.

Framingham Disability Commission chair Karen Foran Dempsey is running unopposed for the District 2 School Committee seat.

District 2 includes the old Saxonville Mills, Framingham High, Reardon Park, Lake Cochituate, Saxonville Beach, Walsh Middle. King Elementary,  the new McAuliffe Library and Pinefield Plaza.  The district is part Saxonville and part Nobscot. The empty Nobscot plaza is in this district.

Residents will NOT vote Mayor in this election. The City’s second-ever mayoral election will be 2021.

Voters will also see six names on the ballot for 6 library trustee seats.

There is one name on the ballot for cemetery trustee. There are two seats available. In October, John Feeney announced a write-in campaign for Framingham Cemetery Trustee.

Framingham Source published scores of opinion pieces by readers about the November 5 race. Click here to read the op-eds and letters to the editor.

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Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: editor@FraminghamSource.com Phone: 508-315-7176

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