In July, the Board of Aldermen voted to approve the formation of a Waban Area Council.Pending the outcome of a September 16 vote by the entire Board, the election of 9 unpaid Waban Area Councilors will be held on November 5. All registered Newton voters living within the Waban catchment area are eligible to run for a two-year term.
Each candidate will need to submit, by October 4, a nomination paper (available at City Hall on 9/17) with 25 verifiable signatures of Waban voters.
A “Candidates’ Night” is scheduled for October 24 at the Waban Library Center.
Visit the Waban Area Council (WAC) website to learn about issues facing Waban and to sign up for email alerts regarding the village. Informational pamphlets are available at the Waban Library.
Next WAC meeting: Thursday, September 26, 7:30 pm at the Waban Library Center. Open to all.