Letter to the Editor: Elect O’Toole In Precinct 2, A Bold Student Voice

Photo: Devan O’Toole (left) To the editor: Belmont faces many challenges and immense opportunities in the coming years. It’s up to Town Meeting to seize those opportunities and to work toward innovative solutions. That requires Town Meeting Members unafraid to ask tough questions and put in the necessary work. It also requires a range of […]

Letter to the Editor: Vote for Burgess-Cox for Precinct 2 Town Meeting

Photo: Vote on April 5.  To the editor: Belmont voters should head to the polls on April 5. Those in Precinct 2 should vote for me, Susan Burgess-Cox, for Town Meeting Member.    I grew up on Lawrence Lane and moved to Radcliffe Road earlier this year after living on Hull Street and serving as a Town […]

Letter to the Editor: Town Meeting Needs a Youth Perspective

Photo: Daniel Vernick To the editor: I’m running to bring new energy and a youth perspective to Town Meeting for Precinct 1. I’ve lived in Belmont for the past 18 years, attending Belmont Cooperative Nursery School and then the Belmont Public Schools from Kindergarten through 12th grade. I’ve been involved in the Belmont community and town […]

Letter to the Editor: Mike Crowley for Town Meeting, Precinct 8

Photo: Vote on April 5. To the editor:  I’m asking for your support for Town Meeting member for Precinct 8 on April 5. My family is relatively new to Belmont, but we love our community and want to see it improve. We need to continue investing in our schools and attending to critical infrastructure needs, including a new high school building and the repair of […]

Letter to the Editor: Please, Don’t Vote for Me Precinct 4 Voters

To the editor: I don’t know the best way to do this and wonder if a letter to the editor is the appropriate forum. If not, perhaps you can suggest something else. Here is what I want to say:Dear Precinct Four voters,My name will be on the ballot in April for Town Meeting member. Due […]

Feel Like Running? Nomination Papers Available Now for Town Office, Town Meeting

Want a say in how Belmont is run? Here’s your chance: Belmont Town Clerk Ellen Cushman has announced that nomination papers for Town Meeting and Town-wide office are available to be picked up at the Clerk’s office on the first floor of Town Hall starting today, Friday, Dec. 5. The deadlines to return nomination papers to the […]