On his second try, former Westfield Fire Chief John Lockwood won a seat on the Westfield Fire District Commission, winning a run-off race against incumbent Leo Zieller, by 102 votes to 86. The Commission consists of 9 members, with 3 elected each year for a 3-year term. Lockwood joins reelected incumbents Rick Williams and Fred Jones as Commissioners. WFD web story.
Last year Lockwood and Matt Scarrozzo both challenged incumbents. Scarrozzo was elected.