NDCC Meeting Minutes – February 2021

Nashua Democratic City Committee (NDCC) Minutes Monday, February 1, 2021 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. ZOOM Meeting Chairman Dave Tencza called our remote meeting to order at 7 p.m. Mayor Jim Donchess gave an update on how things were going overall for the City, and how things Public Health/Covid - related, were going.    He reported Nashua’s positivity rate is now about 7.9%, reduced from the previously reported 11%.    He reminded us that due to the even more contagious Covid variants that have emerged, we still need to remain vigilant and get signed up for vaccinations.   Mayor Donchess also commented about the continued ‘downshifting’ by the State, especially in the area of pension costs, and how it affects Nashua’s property taxpayers.   Dave spoke about the upcoming NHDP Elections.   Two people (Emmett Soldati and Ray Buckley) are both running for NH Democratic Party Chair this year.    Dave introduced Emmett Soldati, a Sommersworth activist and entrepreneur, who was on the Zoom meeting with us.    Emmett proposes a Local First Plan, a...
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Nashua rates AAA ratings!

Nashua rates AAA ratings!

The accolades STILL just keep coming!! In November 2020, the City of Nashua has once again earned a Triple-A bond rating from Standard & Poor’s Financial Services. The Fitch Ratings agency has also given Nashua a Triple-A rating. One big reason for these top ratings is that the City works hard to make sure we are accountable and smart with the money of Nashua’s hardworking taxpayers. We spend carefully and manage our money with caution. The City’s strong financial management and the overall health of our economy earned us these Triple-A ratings. Nashua also has low debt compared with other cities. That is an important factor in the S&P rating. Our Triple-A bond rating allows the City to borrow money at lower interest rates. That makes it cheaper for us to finance projects like the new middle school, our landfill, sewers, and paving. That benefits all of Nashua’s taxpayers. Only a handful of communities in New Hampshire have Triple-A ratings from S&P and Fitch. In August...
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2020 Election Results

Congratulations to the Democratic winners! PRESIDENT-ELECT JOE BIDEN VICE-PRESIDENT-ELECT KAMALA HARRIS US SENATOR JEANNE SHAHEEN US REPRESENTATIVE - DISTRICT 1 - CHRIS PAPPAS US REPRESENTATIVE - DISTRICT 2 - ANNIE KUSTER NH SENATOR - DISTRICT 13 - CINDY ROSENWALD NH STATE REPRESENTATIVES Ward 1:Bruce CohenJan SchmidtWard 2:Paul R BergeronRay NewmanSue NewmanWard 3:Trish KleeSuzanne VailSherry DutzyWard 4:David CoteStacie-Marie LaughtonManny EspitiaWard 5:Allison Nutting-WongDan ToomeyMichael PedersenWard 6:  Efstathia BoorasFran Nutter-UphamMark KingWard 7:Melbourne Moran Jr.Catherine SofikitisDeb StevensWard 8:Laura TelerskiSkip CleaverLatha MangipudiWard 9:Michael O’BrienMarty JackLinda Harriott-Gathright County Offices: REGISTER OF DEEDS - MARY ANN CROWELL ...
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