In advance of Saturday’s community election for North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC), candidates were given the opportunity to introduce themselves to the community at this week’s NEWNC meeting.
NEWNC’s annual election is on Saturday, May 14, 2016, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 N. Bennet Street, North End, Boston. All North End / Waterfront residents (Ward 3, Precincts 1, 2, 3, and 4), age 18 and older, are eligible to vote in this year’s election. Bring proof of residence.
- John Pregmon* – North St.
- Brett Roman – Cleveland Pl.
- Zach Zimmerman** – Hanover St.
- Danielle D’Ambrosio – Hanover St.
- Anne Roach** – Charter St.
- Gennaro Riccio* – Hanover St.
- Marie Simboli* – Prince St.
- Michael Bonetti – Hull St.
**Not present for candidates night video
Candidate Luigi Natale is no longer running after accepting a position on the staff of State Senator-elect Joe Boncore.
The six candidates with the most votes will be elected for a 2-year term and join the other current six members that have one year left remaining in their term. The other six standing members on the 12-person council are Philip Frattaroli, Carmine Guarino, Sean Hennessey, Jorge Mendoza and Ralph Verrocchi.
NEWNC recognized the contributions of those NEWNC members who are not running for re-election, Ryan Kenny, Jessica Dello Russo and notably Anne Devlin Tagliaferro who served for twenty consecutive years.