Twelve Members Elected to Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council

Three hundred thirty-six Jamaica Plain residents went to the polls on April 30 and voted 12 members to the Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council.

Under the by laws of the Neighborhood Council the eight seats not filled on the 20-member council will be selected by appointment. The first neighborhood council meeting of the new session will meet on Tuesday, May 24 at 7 pm at the Farnsworth House, 90 South Street. This is a public meeting.

Interesting note is 14 votes were disqualified.

Elected were:

Carolyn Royce

David Baron

Catherine White

Jeffrey Wiesner

Kevin Rainsford

Priscilla Yang

Gert Thorn

Meg Wood

Kyle Smith

Kevin Moloney

Bernard Doherty

Michael Reiskind

State Representative Jeffrey Sanchez speaks to the Neighborhood Council at its March meeting. Eight new members will be appointed in 2016 to fill out the 20 person council.

Richard Heath

State Representative Jeffrey Sanchez speaks to the Neighborhood Council at its March meeting. Eight new members will be appointed in 2016 to fill out the 20-person council.