Ward Five Councilor Jane Gonsalves

Historic Romero House Opens For Tenants
Renovation of the Oscar Romero House at County and Allen Streets is now complete. 
State and local officials were joined by Bishop George Coleman in cutting the ribbon Tuesday. 
The $2.9 million project saves a building that was constructed in 1881, and was vacant for 18 years before the ren…
City Council Offers Plan To Address School Dept. Deficit
The New Bedford City Council says it has a plan to resolve the estimated $3-million deficit in the School Department budget. 
Finance Committee chair Jane Gonsalves said at a news conference Tuesday, the Council is prepared to transfer from free cash or reserve accounts the money the School Depa…