The newly-adopted ward and precinct map for Lynn. (City of Lynn)
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Over council’s objections, Lynn wards are reshaped

LYNN — Despite dissatisfaction from the City Council, a new ward and precinct map for the city has been adopted by the state-appointed Local Election District Review Commission.

The map approved on Dec. 17 made significant changes to six of the seven wards in the city.

Some of these changes include the neighborhoods connected by Chatham, Fayette, Essex and Parrot streets in Ward 2 now existing in Ward 3, and the neighborhood bordered by Allen Avenue to Essex Street and Highland Av…

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