BOSTON (CBS) — Tuesday was election day in 58 cities and towns across Massachusetts, including Boston.
In Boston, Michelle Wu, Annissa Essaibi George, Michael Flaherty and Julie Mejia secured seats on the City Council.READ MORE: CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People May Meet Without Masks Or Social Distancing
There were also several mayoral races in Brockton, Fall River, Springfield, Somerville, Worcester, Taunton, Methuen, Melrose and Medford.READ MORE: These Are The Most Popular Dog Names In Boston, According To Licensing Data
In Brockton, City Council President Robert Sullivan was elected mayor following the death of Mayor Bill Carpenter in July. He defeated Transportation Planner Jimmy Pereira by about 2900 votes.
In Fall River, Paul Coogan was elected mayor, beating Cathy Ann Viveiros and Mayor Jasiel Correia, who is facing 24 federal counts of extortion.
Correia suspended his re-election campaign last month, but his name still appeared on the ballot.MORE NEWS: Car Destroyed In Serious Crash At Everett Turnpike Toll Booth In Bedford, NH
For more information on all local elections, visit sec.state.ma.us.