Freitag Wins in Falmouth

"The Professor" Bests Four Others in Only Contested Race

Melissa Freitag, offering a message of inclusion and transparency, was the victor in five-way race for Falmouth Selectman today.  She bested Transportation Commission Chair Brig. Gen. John Flanagan, her closest competitor, by 476 votes, garnering a convincing win.  Flanagan was followed by Historical Committee Chair Sheryl Kozens-Long, Planning Board Member Robert Volosevich, Jr., and David Moriarty, according to unofficial results released by Town Clerk Michael Palmer.  4,969 voters, or 19.5%, cast ballots.

Here are the unofficial results:

  • Freitag - 1,784
  • Flanagan - 1,308
  • Kozens-Long - 1,236
  • Volosevich - 334
  • Moriarty - 283 welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on