Belmont Votes Today: 2017 Town Election

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Photo: The annual Belmont Town Election takes place today, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.  And below is information that will make the process of casting your ballot all the easier. Polling Places For voting purposes, Belmont is divided into eight voting precincts, located as follows: Precinct 1 […]

League of Women Voters Will Drive You To The Polls Tuesday

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Photo: League’s logo The Belmont League of Women Voters will once again provide rides to the polls on Tuesday, April 4 so residents can vote in the annual Town Election. Rides will be available from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. to any of the eight precinct polling stations in town. To arrange a trip, either call the league […]

Letter to the Editor: Elect Guy Carbone Selectman

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Photo: Guy Carbone To the editor: Guy Carbone is an ethical, intelligent man who is representative of all. He earned three under- and post-graduate degrees from MIT and has been not only a professional engineer but has run a law practice for 30 years, the amount of time he has spent with his family in […]

Letter to the Editor: Adam Dash will be Belmont’s Champion

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Photo: Adam Dash To the editor: In the next few years, Belmont will face a daunting array of tasks, from building a new high school to repurposing the former incinerator site to finally turning the Community Path from concept to reality. It’s critical that we have a Selectman who will involve you – the people […]

Letter to the Editor: Dash Provides Forward Thinking As Selectman

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Photo: Adam Dash To the Editor:  Monday night’s debate at the League of Women Voters’ Candidates Night made it clear that this is a lively campaign for Selectman. Both candidates have a lot to offer the town. On balance, I believe that Adam Dash is more forward-looking and therefore better prepared to deal with these […]

How A 18-Year-Old Wants To Change Belmont Town Meeting For The Better

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Photo: Here’s Devan at Candidates Night. Devan O’Toole will be seeking higher office at Tuesday’s Town Election from his present position as president. What’s that? The presidency O’Toole currently holds – for the second-year running – is the Class of 2018 at Belmont High School. And if his door-to-door campaign for Town Meeting Member in […]

Letter to the Editor: Carbone Has Unmatched Experience for Belmont

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Photo: Guy Carbone To the editor: I write in support of Guy Carbone for Selectman for the Town of Belmont and hope you will join me in voting for him on Tuesday, April 4.   Guy comes with an experience unmatched by his opponent. I firmly believe his skill-set and qualities will help ensure success in […]

Throw Out The Barrels: Belmont Eyeing Carry In, Carry Out Trash Policy

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Photo: If the Belmont Department of Public Works has its way; the trash you make on town property will be equal to the trash you take out. At a recent meeting before the Belmont Board of Selectmen, the DPW’s Highway Division proposed a town-wide initiative of removing all trash barrels in municipal parks and commercial business […]

Candidate’s Statement: Guy Carbone – ‘Make a Real Decision About Belmont’s Future’

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Photo: Guy Carbone, candidate for Belmont Board of Selectmen. My name is Guy Carbone. I ask you to vote for me for Selectman on April 4 and by doing so, make a real decision about Belmont’s future. Belmont must balance its spending needs against the ability of its residents to pay for them. However, the actions […]

Candidate’s Statement: Adam Dash – “I Ask For Your Vote”

Photo: Adam Dash, Candidate for Board of Selectmen To my Belmont Friends and Neighbors, I am writing to ask for your vote. It has been very humbling to run for Selectman. I have walked throughout Belmont, knocking on doors and speaking with residents. You have told me about your children and grandchildren. You have shared […]