Welcome to
Redding Democrats

The Redding DTC is the official local organization
of the Connecticut Democratic Party.


Our Platform

• Elect great candidates for local, state and federal offices.
• Support responsible town budgets and fiscal policy
• Be responsible stewards of our land, water and air.
• Raise money to support our candidates for election.
• Welcome new residents to Redding!


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VOTE the Democratic Slate tomorrow! Learn more by visiting our Candidates page.

Want to learn more about the differences between candidates? Watch the BoF, BoE and Reg. 9 candidates debate here. Thank you to the League of Woman Voters for hosting the event.

What Redding Democrats Need To Know! READ THIS IMPORTANT MESSAGE (on 2 pages)  FROM OUR CHAIR:

You are Invited! Redding League of Women Voters Luncheon

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You are invited to attend the RLWV Holiday Luncheon, Tuesday, December 12 at Meadow Ridge.  See attached flyer for details.  Guest speaker is Susan Bransfield, who has served and continues to serve as First Selectwoman of the Town of Portland, Connecticut.  She is also the President of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities. Non-members are welcome to attend – bring a friend! RSVP by December 5 to Mary Beth Sharkey – marybeth.b.sharkey@ampf.com  or call 203-770-8213  

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Redding Democrats Sweep Contested Races!

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  View results on Hello Redding: Total votes: 2263 First Selectman Julia Pemberton 1691* Selectman Peg O’Donnell 1193* Michael Thompson 963* Treasurer Wes Higgins 2051* Tax Collector Pat Moisio 2049* Town Clerk Michele Grande 2078* Board of Finance 4 years: 1 winner Ed Miller 1163* Lew Goldberg 648 Mark Lewis 322 Board of finance 6 yrs: 2 winners Jamie Barickman 1252* Robert Dean 1144* Laurie Richardson 886 Jenifer Wyss 945 Board of Ed: 4 winners…

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Elected Officials

There are currently 28 democrats that hold elected office in Redding. If you are interested in serving on a board or commission, please contact us. View a listing of the current Redding DTC members and elected officials.


The Redding DTC:

  • Nominates candidates for office.
  • Recruits and recommends appointees to town boards and commissions.
  • Organizes campaigning in Redding on behalf of all Democratic candidates.
  • Ensures that our party’s values and positions are a vital part of the governance of the town, state and nation.

Register to Vote!

Get voter registration information and absentee ballots from Michele Grande, Redding’s Town Clerk. Get information on upcoming town meetings and calendars here.


Meet your elected officials! 

Julia Pemberton

First Selectman

Margaret (Peg) O'Donnell

Board of Selectman

Scott Smith

Zoning Board of Appeals

Michele Grande

Town Clerk

Gwen Denny

Region 9 Board of Education

Tobey Welles

Planning Commission