In the local political scene, there are four candidates that immediately announced their intentions to run for the District 1 City Council seat being vacated by Sal LaMattina. Before the signs fill the windows and candidates fill the meetings, let us know who you are favoring now at the beginning of the race?
Note: Web polls are not scientific representing only those readers who read this site and choose to vote.
District 1 includes the North End, Charlestown and East Boston. There are no party affiliations for the Boston City Council position. For more information on the candidates, see these posts: Lydia Edwards, Jack Kelly, Stephen Passacantilli and Michael Sinatra in vying for the seat.
The field will be narrowed to two candidates in the preliminary election on September 26, 2017. The top two candidates will have a final run off for the district seat in the general municipal election ballot on November 7, 2017.