Boston’s preliminary municipal election will be next Tuesday, September 26. There are three candidates running to fill the seat being vacated by Sal LaMattina for District 1 (North End, Charlestown and East Boston) city councilor — Lydia Edwards, Margaret Farmer and Stephen Passacantilli. The top two candidates from that election will appear on the general municipal election ballot on November 7th, 2017.
Most recently, the neighborhood council (NEWNC) hosted a District 1 city council candidates night. To learn more about these candidates, you can also see our District 1 tag. Then, vote in our poll and share your comments below!
Note: Web polls are not scientific, representing only those readers who choose to vote.
A reminder that voting polls will be open from 7am to 8pm on election day. These are the polling locations serving most NorthEnd/Waterfront residents:
- Christopher Columbus Apartments, 145 Commercial Street (Precinct 1)
- Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennett Street (Precincts 2 & 3)
- Casa Maria Apartments, 130 Endicott St. (Precinct 4, formerly was 41 N. Margin St. – KoC)
- Harbor Towers / Rowes Wharf / Downtown (Precinct 6) votes at City Hall
More election information can be found at www.cityofboston.gov/elections.