Trott Lee and Chris Peckham lead online polling for Fall River City Council. After five days of voting, Trott Lee received 336 votes, Chris Peckham 231 and Michelle Dionne with 179. WSAR employee and vocal recall advocate Colin Dias received 37 votes. Full poll results can be seen here.
Seventeen candidates hope to fill 9 Fall River City Council seats in this year’s Fall River municipal elections. At least 19 candidates were needed to have a preliminary election on September 17, so all 17 candidates will move on to the November 5th municipal election.
Incumbents Stephen Long and Derek Viveiros decided not to seek re-election, so there will be at least two new faces added to the City Council next year.