NEW BEDFORD- City Council voted unanimously to elect former City Councilor Henry Bousquet to the Election Commission. They vote came in from a communication from Mayor Mitchell’s office seeking the appointment of Bousquet.

The vote to appoint Bousquet to the Election commission officially replaces Linda Ross. Linda Ross’s resignation date became effective upon confirmation of the Council’s approval of Henry Bousquet. According to the communication, Bousquet’s term will expire in April of 2021.