Ward 2 City Council Newsletter Archive


  • December 2019 #2
    Join me Jan. 2, Reflections on my time on Council, State of our Downtown, Protecting the Mill River
  • December 2019
    Join me January 2 at the Brewery!, DPW Snowplowing, a $2.5 million Override vote, and a typical City Council meeting
  • October 2019
    Karen Foster House Party, Forums for Candidates and Downtown, Charter Review, Northampton Neighbors, Historical Commission
  • September 2019
    Marijuana revenues, I-91 Exit 19 work, City Council Forums on Climate and the Environment, Celebrating Frances Crowe this Sunday, Oct. 5 Living Books, and Commemorating the 1979 Greensboro Massacre
  • May 2019 #2
    Teacher Salaries and the City Budget, June 5 and 6 Budget Hearings, Override Vote, Measles Vaccines, Bears and June 1 Democratic Caucus
  • May 2019 
    Teacher City Budget and Teacher Salaries, June 5 and 6 Public Hearings, Commentary on our Police Department
  • April 2019
    Opioids and Narcan trainings, Budget Meetings, Paving and Potholes, Pesticide Reduction Committee, ValleyBike Share celebrations
  • March 2019
    Celebrating Bob Currie, City Budget Season, the City Charter Review, Upcoming events, and On-line teach-ins
  • February 2019
    The Ward 2 City Council Seat
  • December 2018 #2
    Road Paving Plan, War 2 Voter Turnout, Water Quality, and Senate President Spilka Visit
  • December 2018
    Openings on the Charter Review Committee; Human Rights Discussion
  • October 2018 #2
    Oct 30 community meeting about proposed Finn and State stoplight
  • October 2018
    Nov. 2018 Ballot Questions
  • August 2018
    Sept 2019 Candidate Endorsements
  • June 2018 #2
    Northampton Connects
  • June 2018
    Jo Comerford for State Senate
  • May 2018
    Retail marijuana, Panhandling Work Group
  • April 2018 #2
    The Mayor’s online survey on downtown issues and panhandling
  • April 2018
    Capping the number of marijuana establishments? Northampton Connects. Paving and Potholes. Missing Peter Kocot
  • March 2018
    Community forum on Downtown Northampton issues
  • February 2018
    Updates on Council leadership, retail marijuana, decorum at meetings, Village Hill trails, End of Life Options Act, and the NEF Spelling Bee
  • January 2018
    The start of a new Council session, and updates on downtown cameras, Valley Bikeshare, and the City Budget
  • October 2017 #2
    Ward 2 Open House Tuesday, Stormwater/Flood Control, Nov. 7 Election, Cameras, Council Resolutions
  • October 2017
    Ward 2 City Councilor Update: downtown cameras, upcoming elections, and more
  • July 2017
    Pulaski Park Phase 2 Grand Opening, Mill River Bench Dedication, The City’s Stormwater and Flood Control Utility
    Northampton Neighbors Potluck Gathering, Civility Pledge and Re-Election
  • May 2017
    Public hearings on the Mayor’s proposed FY2018 budget, Northampton Neighbors gathering for Ward 2,
    Northampton Public Works Week, and Northampton as the Country’s First Certified “Blue Community”
  • April 2017
    Safe Communities Act, Reporting on the study of the downtown economy, The Mayor’s Panhandling Advisory Group, Town Hall Budget Meetings, Upcoming road improvement projects/Pleasant Street, and Northampton Neighbors: Aging in Place Forum
  • March 2017
    The City Budget for the New Year, and Local Engagement
  • January 2017
    Refugees and Good Neighbors, the Local Economy Study, Aging in Place, DNA, Streetlights, and more
  • December 2016
    Safe and Accepting Communities/Refugee Resettlement, LED Streetlights, Annual Toy Exchange, Exciting Pleasant Street Developments, Constituent Issues
  • September 2016
    Charter Schools, infrastructure, refugees, Round Hill Road fire and more
  • August 2016
    Election Day Today; the new Pulaski Park
  • June 2016
    Round Hill/Clarke School Development Update, See what Downtown Northampton could look like, Downtown Economy Public Forums Continue, Save Our Public Schools Public Forum, LED Streetlights Update, and Election Reminder
  • May 2016
    Downtown Public Forums, Water & Sewer Rates, LED Streetlights, Thanks to Jesse Adams, and Four Months In Report
  • December 2015
    Ward 2 Update and Happy Holidays!
  • September 2015
    Ward 2 City Council Campaign Update

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