Mapping Voter Turnout in Boston

boston 2009 turnout mapped

As part of a recent Boston mayoral campaign sketch for CommonWealth, I mapped turnout rates in Boston. Local races draw fewer voters than statewide or national races, so to keep things constant, I looked at how the turnout rate in every Boston precinct differed from the citywide turnout average. The result is above; click on over for the interactive version.

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