Next West Springfield mayor might serve 4-year term

The current term in West Springfield is 2 years

West Springfield Mayor William Reichelt

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Massachusetts Senate passed a bill on Thursday that was certified by the Senate Secretary, to have the West Springfield’s mayoral term extended.

Current West Springfield Mayor William Reichelt will still serve a 2 year term. In 2018, the newly elected mayor will then serve a 4-year term.

Mayor Reichelt told 22News Governor Charlie Baker is expected to sign the bill. West Springfield voters will approve or reject this term-change in the November election.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s