Friday, October 25, 2013 - 4:40pm
Incumbent and retired police officer Peter H. Corr was re-elected at the October 24, 2013 retirement board election. In a close battle, Corr held off challenger Dennis M. Smith, an active Taunton police officer and detective. A record number of members and retirees cast ballots. The final results of the election were as follows:
Peter H. Corr - 543 Votes
Dennis M. Smith - 453 Votes
Disqualified Ballots - 1
Total Ballots - 997
"As election officer, I would like to thank all members of the retirement system who took the time to participate in the process," said Executive Director Paul Slivinski.