On Tuesday, Sept. 12, four candidates will make a play for Worcester’s District 5 City Council seat in a preliminary election.
There are four candidates running – Doug Arbetter, Ben Champagne, Paul Franco and Matt Wally.
The two candidates from each district with the most votes in next week’s preliminary election will move onto the municipal election in November.
Click on the names below to read our profiles on the D5 candidates.
District 5 Candidates
Matthew Wally – Tuesday, Sept. 5
Paul Franco – Wednesday, Sept. 6
Doug Arbetter – Thursday, Sept. 7
Benjamin Champagne – Friday, Sept. 8
Voting in the preliminary election is for Worcester residents living in District 1 or 5 only. Polls will be open from 7 AM to 8 PM. If you’re unsure of where to vote, please visit the City of Worcester Voter Search.
The last day to register to vote for Worcester’s municipal election is Wednesday, October 18. To register, visit the Massachusetts Online Voter Registration.