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Franco unseats Adams from Select Board

Louis Franco defeated incumbent Katey Adams in the race for the Select Board seat at the May 15 annual town election.

Franco won every precinct, receiving 465 total votes to Adams's 329.

Other ballots fell as expected. Timothy Murphy was re-elected as Town Moderator, earning 171 votes. David MacDonald was re-elected to a three-year term to the Sewer Commission, receiving 603 votes. Michael Nault won the one-year position on the commission with 598 votes.

Christopher Sullivan joins the Parks Commission on a three-year term, receiving 593 votes. Karin Menard won the two-year term with 580 votes. And Ana Lockwood won the one-year term with 592 votes. 

Three candidates join the Library Trustees: Maia Wentrup received 582 votes, Robert Conroy received 588 votes, and Laura Boussom received 605. 

Catherine J. Clark was elected member of the Housing Authority for the five-year term with 591 votes. Linda McDonald won the three-year term with 604 votes. 

Matthew Brenner won the position on the Planning Board with 598 votes. David Dorren won the three-year term as Cemetery Commissioner with 599 votes.

Paul J. Fortin, who received 536 votes, and Lisa A. Normandin, who received 201, will both join the Board of Health. 

Seamus Kelly received 30 votes in the race for School Committee, tying the total vote for the write-in candidates. 

Richard H. Letarte was involved in three races. He received 93 votes for the 3-year term as Assessor and received three votes for the separate 1-year term. Letarte also received three votes in the race for Commissioner of Funds. All other candidates received a total of 12. 

825 residents—little more than ten percent of eligible voters—cast ballots.