City Councillor Jan Devereux will hold her free reelection campaign kickoff event from 3 to 5 p.m. May 7 in Harvard Square, six months until the Nov. 7 municipal elections for City Council and School Committee.
Vatsady Sivongxay, a former refugee and now an attorney, community advocate and mother, has announced a run for City Council.
Nadya Okamoto, a 19-year-old nonprofit director and global advocate for youth empowerment and gender equality, has officially launched a campaign for City Council.
Business leader and environmental advocate Quinton Zondervan has declared his candidacy for City Council in this November’s election.
A run for City Council was announced today by Paul Toner. An attorney and former Cambridge Public Schools teacher and lawyer, Toner went on to become president of the 110,000-member Massachusetts Teachers Association.
Sean Tierney, research director and legal counsel for the Joint Committee on Housing for the Massachusetts State Legislature, announced his candidacy Thursday for City Council.
Millennials must take active leadership in politics, said Warren, praising Gebru’s résumé of civic engagement and community organizing. “I’ve been a mayor for eight years and know what it takes to lead a city. At just 25, Samuel’s got it,” Warren said.
A new candidate for City Council has emerged in Alanna Mallon, founder of the Cambridge Weekend Backpack Program, a program director at the Food for Free nonprofit and former education liaison for the last mayoral term of councillor David Maher.
It’s 357 days until the municipal elections, and the field has just begun to shape up. As of Tuesday, the city has its first challenger candidate for City Council in Samuel Gebru, who has turned his 25th birthday party Nov. 30 into a fundraiser for his campaign.
Paul Mahoney, a 2015 Cambridge City Council candidate, made a payment of $1,000 to the state’s general fund to resolve campaign finance issues concerning more than $21,000 in undisclosed expenditures, according to an agreement between Mahoney and the state.