After the multi-ward forum at Boston English High School last night, Monday October 28, members of the Boston Ward 19 Democratic committee met to endorse candidates for the upcoming election. We have endorsed the following candidates:
District 5: Ricardo Arroyo
District 6: Matt O’Malley (unopposed)
At-large: Alejandra St. Guillen, David Halbert, Michelle Wu
Please join us to meet and greet Boston’s candidates for City Council at Large and Districts 5, 6, and 7 at a forum presented by the Democratic Ward Committees of Wards 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 19, and 20 (representing the neighborhoods of Jamaica Plain, Mission Hill, Roslindale, Roxbury, South End, and West Roxbury. Details Below:
When: Monday, October 28th at 5:30PM-8:45PM
Location: English High School – 144 McBride Street (Use the Williams Street Entrance) Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Moderator: Tanisha Sullivan, President, NAACP Boston Branch
5:30pm – 6:00pm: Meet & Greet
6:00pm – 8:00pm: At Large City Council Candidates (7 Confirmed)
8:00pm – 8:45pm: District 5 City Council Candidates
Please view the event flyer by clicking here.
As our committee moves more toward electronic communications, the following courses may be of interest:
From: Curtis Hall <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Thu, Oct 10, 2019 at 3:00 PM
Dear local resident,
At the Curtis Hall Computer Center it’s important that we do everything we can to serve our community.
We offer a variety of resources including Internet access, computer courses, and other technology related activities for adults, seniors, and youth.
Attached, you will find detailed information on some of our fall courses starting in November:
- Introduction to Instagram
- Introduction to iPad
- Tech Goes Home
o 15 hrs. of training on Email and the Internet with the option to purchase a new Chromebook for $50, and for qualified participants discounted high-speed Internet.
Feel free to contact us with any questions or enroll online.
Current Curtis Hall / BCYF members may enroll in courses online, using the link below: https://forms.gle/Lv9eWfXZimhZrKhZ9
Curtis Hall Computer Center
20 South St. Jamaica Plain
All are welcome to watch the upcoming Democratic presidential debates on Wednesday June 26 and Thursday June 27, beginning 8:45 each evening at Doyle’s, 3484 Washington Street. JP Progressives has arranged the events. For more information:
The following neighbors and friends will attend the 2019 Democratic State Convention in Springfield on September 14.
David Ofsevit and Karen Payne, Committee co-chairs, will also attend.
Thanks to all who helped at the caucus on May 18.
Our panel is aiming to educate Ward 19 (includes parts of JP and Roslindale) residents about what the city is doing to improve road conditions, transportation, and pedestrian/bicyclist safety. It will occur during our monthly Ward 19 Democratic committee meeting on April 1st at the Roslindale House. The regular meeting will start at 7pm, and this panel will take place at 7:30 and last about 45 minutes. The invited speakers will collectively talk for about 20-30 minutes with time remaining for questions from the audience.
Confirmed speakers include At-Large City Councilor Michelle Wu, Boston Director of Planning Vineet Gupta, the Executive Director of Boston Cyclist Union Becca Wolfson, and Ari Ofsevit from Transit Matters.
Each of the speakers will field specific questions concerning their area of expertise and how it relates to residents of Jamaica Plain and Roslindale.