Glenn Kessler, Ted Delano and Deborah Shelkan Remis all won election in their respective elections today.
Kessler defeated incumbent Matt Strauss, 1,058 to 981, to win a seat on the Board of Selectmen.
Ted Delano defeated Jackie Kinney, 1246-768, to win a seat on the School Committee.
Deborah Shelkan Remis defeated incumbent Nelson Kessler and challenger Olaf Faeskorn, 787-646-526.
Town Clerk Susan Duplin said voter turnout was 21 percent or three percentage points higher than last year's turnout in the town election.
Patch will have complete coverage with candidate comments and precinct breakdown first thing in the morning.
As of late in the afternoon at least three of the town's six precincts were seeing a steady stream of voters, putting the precincts on a pace with last year's turnout.
About 18 percent of Swampscott's registered voters cast ballots in the town election in 2011.
At 3:30 pm, at, home to Precincts 3 and 4, Kay Grasso consulted her election book and said 246 votes were cast in her precinct.
She estimated that when all was said and done the turnout would be at or beyond the turnout from 2010, when 388 votes were cast, and from 2011, when 395 votes were cast.
Today at the at 5 pm at Precincts 1 and 2 wardens Sherman Freedman and Kathie Kieser said the turnout was on a par with the turnout a year ago.
Sherman estimated his precinct would see about 10 more votes than last year.
He made that estimate based on a comparison of activity in the first three hours in 2011 and 2012.
Joseph Markarian, Jr
22 Nason Rd
BOARD OF SELECTMEN
Matthew W. Strauss, Chair
15 Duke Street
29 Puritan Ln
BOARD OF ASSESSORS
Linda L. Paster-Chair
14 Pine Hill Rd
64 Fuller Avenue
Francis E Delano III
110 Eastman Ave
TRUSTEE OF THE PUBLIC LIBRARY
2 Prospect Ave
BOARD OF HEALTH
1002 Paradise Rd 3QS
26 Curry Cir
Deborah Shelkan Remis
41 Bellevue Rd
366 Puritan Road
Voting took place between 7 am and 8 pm
Precinct 1 Swampscott Senior Center 200 Rear Essex Street
Precinct 2 Swampscott Senior Center 200 Rear Essex Street
Precinct 3 First Church Congregational 40 Monument Avenue
Precinct 4 First Church Congregational 40 Monument Avenue
Precinct 5 Swampscott Middle School 207 Forest Avenue
Precinct 6 Swampscott Middle School 207 Forest Avenue
To choose a Moderator for one (1) year
To choose a member for the Board of Selectmen for three (3) years
To choose a member for the Board of Assessors for three (3) years
To choose a member for the School Committee for three (3) years
To choose a member for the Trustees of the Public Library for three (3) years
To choose a member for the Board of Health for three (3) years
To choose a member for the Planning Board for five (5) years
To choose eighteen (18) Town Meeting Members in each of the six (6) precincts for three (3) years.
To choose eighteen (18) Town Meeting Members in each of the six (6) precincts for two (2) years.
To choose eighteen (18) Town Meeting Members in each of the six (6) precincts for one (1) year.