Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Lynn Voter Turnout 2017

Yesterday in Lynn, residents turned out to vote for mayor, city council and school committee with challenger and current State Senator Thomas McGee overtaking incumbent mayor Judith Kennedy 64% to 35%. Voter turnout in the city this election cycle was lower than in previous mayoral races at just 28.16% (or 14,489 voters of the 52,722 Lynn residents who are registered to vote).

Turnout in Ward 1 was the highest at 45.7% and lowest in Ward 4 at 16.3%.

Ward 1 accounted for 30% of the votes citywide.