State Rep. Tim O’Brien (D-24) won the mayoral endorsement of the Democratic Town Committee on July 26th at New Britain City Hall by a vote of 34 to 6. He was nominated by State Rep. Bob Sanchez (D-25), Council Majority Leader Eva Magnuszewski and DTC member Francisco Cuin.
Rep. O’Brien’s acceptance speech.
Alderman Paul Catanzaro and former Alderman Barbara Kirejczyk are circulating petitions to challenge O’Brien in a September 13th Primary.
The DTC also endorsed a slate of 10 incumbents and five newcomers for Common Council along with candidates for Treasurer, Tax Collector, Board of Education, Board of Assessment Appeal and Constable.