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Framingham Town Election Info (2011)

January 26, 2011 (12:12 pm EST)
Filed under: Politics by Randy Harris

FRAMINGHAM, MA - The following contains information about running for Town Office, running for Town Meeting, as well as voter info, general candidate and election info and key dates related to the 2011 Framingham Town Election.

2011 - Framingham Annual Town Election Info

Framingham's Annual Town Election will be held April 5th, 2011. Help decide who will serve in your town's government --- vote!

Nomination papers for those planning to run for Town Offices in 2011 were available from the Town Clerk on November 29, 2010.  To be nominated, candidates for Town Offices needed to return the nomination papers with  the valid signatures of  fifty registered Framingham voters.  (These dates and requirements were for "Town Offices" only, not for Town Meeting Member candidates).

Candidates for Town Office who did complete the nomination process now have until ...[read more]

Town Election Today, April 4th 2006

April 4, 2006 (8:50 am EST)
Filed under: Politics by News Staff

FRAMINGHAM,MA - Framingham polls are open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the annual election. Voters will choose candidates for the Board of Selectmen, Planning Board, School Committee, and other positions.


Framingham Candidates Square Off

March 13, 2006 (4:39 pm EST)
Filed under: Politics by Deb Cleveland

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Framingham candidates debates and nights are scheduled as follows:

Monday, March 13, at 6:30 p.m., Scott Hall, (next to First Parish Church,) 24 Vernon Street, off Edgell Road.

Monday, March 20, 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing Room, lower level of the Memorial Building, 150 Concord Street.

Wednesday, March 23, 6:30 p.m., Woodrow Wilson School, 169 Leland St. Candidates Forum sponsored by Framingham Community Connections.


2006 Preliminary Election Candidates

March 1, 2006 (3:31 pm EST)
Filed under: Politics by News Staff

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Assistant Town Clerk Lisa Ferguson provides the following list of candidates for the March 7, 2006 Preliminary Election. Polls will be open from 7:00am until 8:00pm.

One Year Vote for One
  • Edward J. Noonan -346 Belknap Road Candidate for Re-Election
  • Joel Winett -10 Berkeley Road

Three Years Vote for One

  • Katherine Murphy - 16 Power Mill Road Candidate for Re-Election
  • Mario R. Alvarez - 223 Maple Street
  • Steven Hakar - 10 Foley Drive
  • James M. Rizoli - 94 Pond Street
  • Jason A. Smith - 54 Ledgewood Road

School Committee
Three Years Vote for not more than Two

  • Pam Richardson - 69 Prior Drive Candidate for Re-Election
  • Richard A. Finlay - 11 Francine Road
  • Steven Hakar - 10 Foley Drive
  • Andrew Limeri - 29 Dartmouth Drive
  • Laura Medrano - 41 Eden Street
  • Wesley J. Ritchie - 214 School Street

Planning Board
Three Years Vote for not more than two

  • Thomas F. Mahoney - 103 Hastings Street Candidate for Re-Election
  • Carol J. Spack - 9 Craig Road Candidate for Re-Election
  • Stephen E. Meltzer - 10 Duggan Drive

Library Trustee
Three Years Vote for not more than four

  • Ann G. Arvedon - 300 Singletary Lane Candidate for Re-Election
  • Sheila Burke Fair - 5 Hickory Hill Lane Candidate for Re-Election
  • Janet L. Harrington - 24 Paxton Road Candidate for Re-Election

Library Trustee
One Year Vote for one

  • Ruth S. Winett - 10 Berkeley Road

Keefe Tech School Committee
Three Years Vote for not more than Three

  • Argentina Arias - 12 Costa Circle Candidate for Re-Election
  • Nelson H. Goldin - 82 Gregory Road Candidate for Re-Election
  • Thomas M. Leddy - 11 Hickory Hill Lane Candidate for Re-Election
  • Esther A. H. Hopkins - 1550 Worcester Road, 310

Trustee Edgell Grove Cemetery
Five Years Vote for One

  • Stanton T. Fitts - 200 Maynard Road Candidate for Re-Election
  • Donald E. Healy - 3 Poplar Street

Housing Authority
Five Years Vote for One

  • Robert L. Merusi - 75 Angelica Drive Candidate for Re-Election

If anyone has any questions regarding the election or the list of candidates, you are welcomed to email Lisa Ferguson directly at or call (508) 620-4863.


Short Takes News Notes

April 4, 2005 (11:07 pm EST)
Filed under: General Interest by Deb Cleveland

FRAMINGHAM , MA - The following are some snippets of news items you might finding interesting:

Town Election on Tues, April 5.

Marconi's on 9 has closed.

Bob's Furniture & The Container Store are opening on Rt. 9 this weekend. had a record 50,000 plus visitors in March.

MetroWest Homes/Mal Duane has moved around the corner to 12 Library St., off Edgell Road.

Ollie Gadson has been sworn in as Framingham's new Fire Chief.

The Framingham High School Parent Teacher Booster Organization held a meet and greet for Michael Welch, the newly appointed principal of FHS.