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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Fun and Informative Events with the Candidates

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Meet your Democratic candidates this week: This Thursday November 2nd, head over to The Spinning Wheel 4:30-6:30 for Happy Hour, and then on Sunday, November 5th join us for Happy Hour at the Redding Beer Co from 3-5. Cash bar More of a morning person? Come on down to The Redding Ridge Market on Sunday morning. Our Democratic candidates will be on hand to greet you and buy coffee/pastries/donuts from 9 to 11am. Talk ideas, share concerns,…

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BARICKMAN CALLS FOR EVERSOURCE TO PLAY A ROLE IN GEORGETOWN

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Board of Finance candidate Jamie Barickman is calling for Eversource Energy to be engaged in the Georgetown Redevelopment project. “With the Aquarion acquisition, Eversource will be Redding’s largest landowner and its second-largest taxpayer,” said Barickman. “Their interests are inextricably linked to the town’s and they have the environmental and economic development expertise, not to mention the resources, to help us successfully realize our Georgetown goals,” he added. Eversource Energy, New England’s largest energy company, announced…

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Peg O’Donnell’s Letter to the Editor: Heather is the Right Choice for Redding Board of Education

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My husband and I have raised 3 children, and they all attended our outstanding public schools. Our schools certainly had a hand in shaping their bright futures. I am concerned about the election this year, and that is why I am voting for Heather Whaley for BOE. She understands that being on the BOE is more than budgeting. It’s about educating our children to be the best that they can be. Heather is a smart,…

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Family Hike with Democratic Candidates!

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The Redding Democratic municipal candidates invite the community to a family friendly event at Huntington State Park, located at 250 Sunset Hill Road in Redding. The event is scheduled Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 10am (rain date Sunday, Oct 22) as a way to get to know members on the Democratic ticket. A leisurely recreational hike will follow at 11am. Bagels and Doughnuts from Uncle Leo’s of Georgetown will be provided, and children are encouraged…

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Century Club is next Sunday

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Redding Democrats are invited to attend their Town Committee’s annual Century Club party and fundraiser, set for Sunday, October 15, from 4-7pm. The fundraiser will be held at the home of Andrew and Mary Ann Carman, 164 Umpawaug Road, with parking on site. Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman will be in attendance this year, and has been a popular speaker at Redding events in the past. Gourmet-style, classic American comfort food will be made fresh to…

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Redding DTC Elects Leadership

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  The Democratic Town Committee held its regular meeting on Thursday, September 28th, where three officers were elected to their positions: Selectman Peg O’Donnell will serve as Treasurer, following the resignation of Sara Sobel earlier in the week; Vice Chair Mary Ann Carman has replaced Daniel Barrett as Secretary; and Daniel Barrett will serve as Chair, following the decision by Mark Lewis to resign from that role. Mike D’Agostino and Margi Esten will serve as…

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Save the Date! Century Club is set for October 15th

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JOIN US! October 15th from 4 – 7pm  for the DTC’s annual CENTURY CLUB. Help elect Redding Democratic candidates, enjoy great food, live music, and visits from our town, state and federal elected officials.  With all that is at stake in our country and our state, we have work to do — and it begins right here in Redding. View Here Your Invitation to Century Club (Visit the Donate page to contribute to Century Club online)

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