Local Government and Politics, News

Peabody Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt Jr. appears to be a shoo-in for fourth term

Peabody Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt Jr. will likely run unopposed for reelection next year. (Spenser R. Hasak)
PEABODY — The 2019 mayor’s race is less than a year away, but it appears three-term chief executive Edward A. Bettencourt Jr. is a shoo-in. Again. The only time the mayor faced an opponent was in his first campaign for the corner office in 2011. The former city councilor-at-large beat Sean Fitzgerald, Mayor Michael Bonfanti’s…

More Stories From Peabody