NEWNC has announced the following individuals are candidates for the upcoming NEWNC election:
1. Allan Danley, 82 Commercial St.
2. Toni Gilardi, 133 Fulton St.
3. Ryan Kenny 10 Thacher Street, #309
4. John Pregmon 163 Endicott Street, #2
5. Marie Simboli 61 Prince Street
6. Anne Devlin Tagliaferro 63 Atlantic Ave., #4
(Note: The order shown above is alphabetical, not the ballot order.)
There are six candidates running for six open two-year term seats, before any write-in candidates. The election is scheduled for May 19, 2012, 10am-2pm at the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 N. Bennet Street. All North End / Waterfront residents are eligible to vote with proof of residency. Candidates will also introduce themselves at the May 14, 2012 monthly NEWNC meeting (7pm, Nazzaro Center).
Councilors with one more year left on their two-year terms include Philip Frattaroli, Bill Lane, David Marx, Jorge Mendoza and Stephen Passacantilli. Incumbents not running for re-election include President Donna Freni and Giancarlo Tiberi. The seat formerly occupied by the late Mario Alfano is also up for election this year.
May 6, 2012 – A candidate was removed who informed NorthEndWaterfront.com they did not submit paperwork to the council, contrary to the initial candidate list received from NEWNC.
May 8, 2012 – Revised to add Toni Gilardi to the candidate listing based upon a corrected list from NEWNC.
More information on NEWNC can be found at NEWNCBoston.org.