Name: Richard Reyes, Democrat endorsed by Democrats
Candidate for office: Common Council At-Large
Marital Status: Married with three adult children
Education: Liceo Americano, PR, UConn-Masters Degree in Bilingual/Bicultural Education: 6th Year degree- administration and supervision of schools.
Profession: Retired Middle School principal
Public service experience: Ran for city constable, Board of Assessors. Served as a water commissioner, currently on the Board of Finance and Taxation.
What do you hope to achieve if elected? I will be a watch dog for controlling taxes and protecting our watershed as well as the quality of our environment and natural resources to keep our children and future generations safe from contamination among many priorities.
What sets you apart from other candidates? I am a Vietnam veteran and I have served the New Britain community serving as a school administrator at four different city schools, Smith, Diloreto, Roosevelt, and Slade which has all made me knowledgeable of the needs and wants of the families of New Britain.
Richard Reyes can by contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-212-2435.