Cichetti and Sapelli move on to November elections after Agawam preliminary

22 city council candidates will move on

AGAWAM, Mass. (WWLP) – Voters in Agawam went to the polls Tuesday, to narrow-down the number of candidates running for mayor and for city council.

There were three candidates in the mayoral race this year, City Council President James Cichetti, businessman Vak Chonmany, and former school superintendent William Sapelli.

The top two finishers were William Sapelli and James Chichetti. They’ll move on to the November 7 elections.

Vak Chonmany was eliminated.

There were also 24 candidates running for the 11 seats on the city council.

Following Tuesday’s preliminary, all but two of those candidates moved on to November.

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