Hanson: Write-in Flynn and incumbent Egan win selectmen seats, overrides fail

Hanson voters reelected an incumbent and elected a write-in candidate in the selectmen’s race on Saturday.

The top two vote getters were Jim Egan with 597  and write-in Richard Flynn with 557.

Candidate Thomas Chambers was defeated.

Robert O’Brien won the race for a seat on the Whitman-Hanson Regional School Committee with 680 votes, defeating Laura FitzGerald-Kemmet, who received 469 votes.

Both Hanson ballot questions failed on Saturday.

Question 1 called for a debt exclusion to make repairs to the roof of the Indian Head School, while Question 2 called for a Proposition 2 ½  override.


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About Garo Hagopian

Garo Hagopian has been a member of the WATD family as a weekend news anchor since 2008, and has been a writer-producer-editor at WBZ in Boston since 1996.