Local Candidates

2010 Town Election Results

The results from the recent Acton election are here. Please click here to view them.

2009 League of Women Voters Candidate's Night in Acton


March 16, 2009

Town and Water District Moderators (uncontested); Selectmen candidates Mike Gowing and Clint Seward make opening remarks (11:30); Questions from the audience (17:20).
School Committee candidates Jonathan Chinitz, Ben Hurwitz, and Terry Lindgren make opening remarks; Questions from audience (9:40).
See the video HERE

The 2008 League of Women Voters Debate videos and other information about the 2008 elections are still available on our 2008 Candidates page.

2009 Election

Meet the Candidates

The Acton Forum asked each candidate in a contested election to write an article of up to about 500 words on what they see as their top priority for Acton in their position. Candidates were given a week to reply, and were also invited to send us their campaign contact information. All information submitted would appear unedited.

The candidates below have accepted our invitation.

For Town Selectman:

Mike Gowing
Website: www.mikegowing-acton.com
Read A Letter from Mike Gowing."

DeWitt (Clint) Seward
Website: www.clintseward.com
Read Clint's article about how "Acton can avoid a property tax increase next year with no layoffs."
Campaign co-chairs: Margie Brandon, Dave Lunger
Campaign Treasurer: Herman Kabakoff

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