Newton Dems Executive Committee meeting

  • Newton City Hall Cafeteria 1000 Commonwealth Avenue Newton, MA, 02459 United States

Regular meeting of the Newton Dems executive committee. ALL are welcome to attend whether or not you are a member of the executive committee. Agenda to be posted. Questions email 


Thursday, February 2, 7:30 pm Cafeteria, Newton City Hall


Call of the roll/Sign in (7:30)


Approval of minutes of the previous meeting (7:35 pm)


Reports of officers, ward and standing committees (7:40 pm)

  • Treasurer’s report

  • Marches on Washington/Boston

  • Welcoming City Ordinance update - issue campaign coordinator needed

  • Custodians issue: update

  • Knitting for justice (Ruth Dain)

  • Sister districts - Maine 2 suggested - Coordinator needed

  • Local elections - Candidates & policy reminder

  • 8:00 pm - March 19 “What YOU can do NOW” training

    • Dial-in Number: 1-712-770-8099

    • Conference Code: 219194

  • Additional issues to consider for the NDCC - ideas welcome

  • Caucus - March 19 - simpler check-in?

  • State and Ward Committee updates [note - there is an important state committee meeting taking place at the same time as our meeting, so SC members will be absent)


Announcements (8:10)


Recognition of New Members (8:10)

  • Sharon Sasanow, Jesse Bruhn, Ellen Ackerman, Steven Feinstein, Simon Steele & Paul Glickman from Ward 5

  • Jacob Meisel, Peter and Judith Myerson & Maxine Alchek from Ward 8


Old business ()

  • Canvassing feedback committee (Jim Hadley)


New business (8:15 pm)

  • Change Committee report (Priscilla)

  • Sister district: Maine 2


Next meeting: General meeting, Thursday, March 2, 7:30 pm, Women’s Workshop

Newton delegate allocation regular/alternate: W1-9/4, W2-10/4, W3-9/4, W4-8/4, W5-10/4, W6-10/4, W7-7/4, W8-8/4