Name: Carmelo Rodriguez, Republican endorsed by Republicans
Candidate for office: Common Council Ward 5
Marital Status: Married, 3 children
Education: New London High School, IBHAD-New Haven, CT
Current Profession: Retired Correction Officer
Public service experience: Veteran- Army National Guard, Former New Britain Little League Coach, Former Board of Ethics Commissioner, Former Fire Commission, Justice of the Peace, Current: The Police Commission Board, Advisory Council for Siena Learning Center, Community Foundation of Greater New Britain, Chairman, The New Britain Latino Coalition, Minister.
In one sentence, what do you hope to achieve if elected? I would like to continue building a strong community, through supporting our Police, Fire, EMS and marketing all New Britain has to offer.
In one sentence, what sets you apart from other candidates? Within the last 30 years, my ability as a strong leader and my trustworthiness has opened the doors for me to advocate at the state Capitol and within the community of New Britain.
Carmelo Rodriguez can be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-518-4593.