John Vieau, Joe Morissette Top Chicopee Mayoral Preliminary Voting

Sep 18, 2019

Chicopee City Hall. The race for mayor is down to two candidates. As a result of Tuesday's preliminary voting, John Vieau and Joseph Morissette will be on the November election ballot for mayor. Incumbent Mayor Richard Kos is not seeking another term.
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The president of the Chicopee City Council and a former police officer turned high school vice principal will face off  for mayor of the second-largest city in western Massachusetts.

Voters went to the polls Tuesday to decide the first mayoral preliminary contest in Chicopee in 20 years.

With the ballot set for the election in November, WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with Matt Szafranski, Editor-in-Chief of Western Mass Politics & Insight.