FRAMINGHAM – More than 1,000 new apartments are being built in District 7, including the new Alta Union House on Route 126, the apartments at the former Harley Davidson property, and the apartments at Mt. Wayte Plaza.
If you live in District 7, comprised of Precincts 13 and 14, 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 13 vote at McCarthy Elementary School on Flagg Drive.
Those in Precinct 14 vote at the Memorial Building in downtown Framingham.
Framingham Public Schools are closed to students on Tuesday. Staff and teachers have a professional development day.
For City Council, voters in District 7 will choose between William Lynch and current City Councilor Margareth Shepard. (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 Lynch and Shepard.
Voters have three names on the ballot for at-large City Council.
Two will be elected to 4-year terms.
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.
District 7 School Committee member Tiffanie Maskell is running unopposed for a second term. The seat is for 2 years.
District 7 includes Mt. Wayte Plaza, MetroWest Medical Center, Gleason Pond, Butterworth Park, the Memorial Building and Downtown Framingham.
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.
Residents will NOT vote for Mayor in this election. The City’s second-ever mayoral election will be held in 2021.
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