BEDFORD, N.Y. – Bedford residents voting in Tuesday’s Conservative and Independence primary elections will see contested races for seats on the Town Board and the position of Town Justice.
With two seats available on the Bedford Town Board, candidates Mary Beth Kass and incumbent Francis Corcoran will appear on the Conservative ballot. Conservative voters also have a write-in option.
The town supervisor position is also up for election this year – with Don Scott running on the Conservative ticket and Chris Burdick, a current member of the Town Board, is running on the Independence ballot. There is also a write-in option for both ballots.
The role of town clerk is being sought on the Conservative ticket by incumbent Lisabeth Boo Fumagalli and on the Independence ballot by Simone Shapiro. Both ballots have the option for writing in a candidate.
Judy Aydelott and incumbent Erik Jacobsen are running against each other on the Conservative and Independence ballots for Bedford Town Justice.
County Legislator and Majority Leader Peter Harckham of North Salem is running on the Independence ticket to keep his District 2 seat on the Westchester County Board of Legislators. Voters also have the option of writing in a candidate for the District 2 seat, which represents Bedford, Lewisboro, Mount Kisco, North Salem, Pound Ridge and Somers.
The primary election will be held Sept. 10.
Polls for the primary election open at 6 a.m. and close at 9 p.m. Check the Westchester Board of Elections website for information about polling locations.
This year’s general election will be held Nov. 5.