To help voters learn more about the candidates for mayor in the preliminary election on September 14, the LWVN invited all the candidates to submit a brief biographical statement and answers to the three questions below. Submissions were strictly limited to 300 characters (bio), and 650 characters (answers).
- Q1: How would you balance the commercial need for stronger village centers with the concerns voiced by some residents for increased density, and how would you accomplish that?
- Q2: What is your vision for the Newton Police Department and how would/does your budget support your vision?
- Q3: What policies would you put in place to reduce residential and city solid waste and carbon emissions?
Click each candidate’s name below to read their answers.
For more information on the preliminary election for Mayor, visit the Newton Elections Department.