The State We’re In: Local Election Wrap-Up Roundtable

On November 5th, western Mass headed to the polls to elect mayors, city councilors, & school committee members—with three new mayors taking office in Greenfield, Westfield, and Chicopee. Voters also weighed in on ballot questions ranging from Holyoke middle school funding to ranked choice voting and extending the mayoral term to 4 years in Easthampton. Ray Hershel sits down with political consultant Anthony Cignoli, Reminder Publications’ Mike Dobbs, & Cynthia Simison from The Springfield Republican to analyze Tuesday’s local election results and how the choices made by the electorate will impact the region.