After more than a year of public testimony, internal debate, and two vetoed proposals, Boston City Council adopted a new district map on October 31 of this year. The new map passed the council by a vote of 11 to 2. Councilor Bill Linehan of District 2, who chaired the Committee on Census and Redistricting, voted in opposition.
November 8 is election day and as District 2 gears up to vote for their favorite candidate. At 38 Oak Street, a polling station has been set up and support is being shown for each candidate with signs lining an exterior fence. All through the rest of today (Tuesday), voters will have an opportunity to [...]