Category Archives: Municipal Budget

Clinton, Sanders Delegate Caucuses, Charter Hearing On Tap Wednesday June 1st, Council Set To Rubber Stamp City Budget

  Presidential Delegate Caucus: DTC Member Bobby Berriault Endorsed For Sanders Slate Democrats in the 5th Congressional District will caucus on Tuesday, May 31st, to select district delegates to the Democratic National Convention to be held July 25-28 in Philadelphia. … Continue reading

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Black Democratic Club’s Soulfood Festival Is Saturday 12 to 3……Council Unanimously Adopts Tax Relief For Veterans.. ..Endorsed BOE Slate Sets 8/28 Fundraiser

Soulfood Festival Saturday 12-3 at Spottswood Church The Black Democratic Club will hold its annual Soulfood Festival Saturday August 15th from 12 to 3 pm at Spottswood AME Zion Church, 25 Crestwood Lane. A summer highlight for New Britain Democrats, … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth of July….Municipal Endorsements July 23rd….Setting The Record Straight On City Budget…Right To Vote Push Continues

Happy Fourth of July from New Britain Democrats We remember….that this is the day when, 239 years ago, our founding patriots declared our independence, proclaiming that all of us are created equal, endowed by our Creator with certain unalienable rights … Continue reading

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HQ Coffee Hour and Voter Canvass Saturday June 6….State Budget Numbers For NB…..Municipal Endorsements

Campaign 2015 Headquarters Coffee & Canvass Saturday June 6 New Britain Democratic headquarters will be open Saturday, June 6th, for a coffee hour and discussion beginning at 10:30 am. The event will be followed by neighborhood canvassing for voter registration. … Continue reading

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DTC Meets Thursday May 28th…..DTC Chair Forms Exploratory Committee….Tax Fairness Legislation = $8.8 Million More For NB

May Meeting: Town Committee Meets Thursday May 28th At NB City Hall The Democratic Town Committee will meet on Thursday, May 28th at 7 pm for its May meeting. All Democrats are welcome to attend. The meeting will be held … Continue reading

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Who’s selling the city’s water supply now? This time it’s for real….

One of the more effective hits on former Mayor  O’Brien’s  2013 campaign was unfounded assertions that he was cutting a deal with the Metropolitan District Commission (MDC) to sell the city’s water department — the city’s most coveted natural resource. … Continue reading

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Budget Hearing Monday……Convention Time For State Candidates….Nelson Mandela Remembered….

Budget Hearing Monday:  School Aid, Property Tax Hike, Cutbacks Are Key Issues The City Council Budget hearing will be held on Monday, May 12,  at 6 p.m. at New Britain High School. The 15-member Council is working on adopting a … Continue reading

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