Name: Robert Smedley, Republican endorsed by Republicans
Candidate for office: Common Council Ward 4
Place of residence: New Britain
Marital status: Not married, no children
Education: New Britain High School, bachelor’s at UConn in sociology
Profession: Director of facilities and security at New Britain High School
Public service experience: worked for New Britain 911, was a New Britain police explorer, served on regional cadet board for police academy, serving second term in Ward 4 Common Council
What do you hope to achieve if elected? We hope to achieve as a team a more improved city and continue leading the way in technology and improving our downtown district.
What sets you apart from other candidates? I was born and raised in New Britain and I enjoy coming to work with our youth and community every day with the ability to think outside the box.