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Voting Location: Wellesley Free Library, 530 Washington St.Wellesley has a representative Town Meeting form of government. There are 240 elected Town Meeting members apportioned among the Town's eight precincts. Town meeting members are elected to a three-year term, with 1/3 standing for election in any given year.
CHOOSE TWO CANDIDATES FROM BELOW TO COMPARE
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    HEATHER CANAPARY Teacher

  • HAROLD KAPLAN Advertising Creative Director

  • SUSAN KEMP

  • PAUL H. MERRY

  • RENEE BENNETT O'SULLIVAN Surgeon

  • ALICE PEISCH State Representative

  • PENNY POST

  • TAMARA SIELECKI-DZURDZ Retired, independent writer

  • DOUGLAS W SMITH

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    LORAINE WOODACRE attorney

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Biographical Information

What are the most important goals for Wellesley to achieve over the next five years?

Relevant Experience 7 years in education, in both public and private settings.
Commitment to our community through continued support of Wellesley Public Schools, town infrastructure, and cultivating diversity within Wellesley.
Relevant Experience Former teacher. Created advertising for political leaders and government agencies.
Building a better future means means spending our resources wisely. The safest town,and controlling taxes, new construction and costs are my goals.
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Incumbent
Relevant Experience TMM for many years. Homeowner in Wellesley for over 50 yrs. Family members attended Hunnewell.
I want to retain all of the elementary schools. I want to develop the St. James property ASAP. Retain the current form of govt. Fiscal responsibility
Relevant Experience Former chair of both School Committee & Advisory Committee; former Town Clerk; attorney; 25+yr TMM
Maintain excellent quality of town services at a reasonable cost; resolve how to best configure elementary schools; plan for North 40/900 Worcester
Candidate has not yet responded.
Relevant Experience Empl: 30 yrs in various mgmt positions in financial services (TIAA, Fed Gov't). Ed: Finance, Econ.
Balance interests of age-diverse community w/ fiscal prudence: strong educ system, slower mansionization, safer walking/biking solutions.
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Incumbent
Relevant Experience active in community affairs and Chamber of Commerce Board;future planning issues;schools, zoning.
more feedback from our constituents must be encouraged so that TMM receive more information to enable us to vote knowledgeably and representatively.

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