2019 Municipal Election: Town Committee Invites Candidacies for Municipal Offices

The Democratic Town Committee (DTC) is inviting candidacies for municipal offices for the November 5, 2019 Election.

The DTC will endorse candidates for Mayor, Tax Collector and City Treasurer to single office seats this year.

Also up for two-yeat terms are five at large Common Council seats and 10 Council Districts (Wards) with two seats in each district. The Party will endorse three individuals for the Board of Education and two for Board of Assessment Appeal. Four constables will also be elected. The Town Committee will meet the week of July 16-23 to endorse a slate of candidates.

Interested Democrats may download the form (below) and submit it to the Nominating Committee for consideration.

Alternatively, an online form is available to seek an endorsement.The Democratic Town Committee, comprised of members from every voting district, encourages and campaigns for candidates who embody the Democratic Party’s principles and values without consideration of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, disability or national origin.

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Election Night In New Britain: Thank you voters (Video)

New Britain voters delivered a unanimous, double digit nod to the entire Democratic slate on Tuesday, November 6th, electing Ned Lamont, Governor: Jahana Hayes, 5th District Congresswoman; re-electing US Senator Chris Murphy, and returning the city’s legislative delegation to Hartford. 

State Senator Terry Gerratana and her House colleagues thanked campaign volunteers at a post-election rally at the Pulaski Democratic Club.

Videography courtesy of Frank Gerratana.




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9 Days To E-Day, 7 Ways To Help Row A Democrats

There are seven ways to help between now and when polls close on Election Day, Tuesday November 6th

  1. Canvass your neighborhood for our candidates
  2. Join the Get Out The Vote Phone Bank at headquarters
  3. Put up a lawn sign
  4. Contact at least five people you know at work or church and remind them to vote
  5. Give rides to the polls
  6. Poll stand at a voting place for the A team (6 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday, 11/6)
  7. Make a secure, online financial contribution



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