ward 5

Chasse Announces Candidacy for Ward 5 City Council Seat
One Ward 5 resident has already thrown his hat into the ring for the upcoming City Council election in New Bedford.
Paul Chasse, the CEO of the Realtors Association of Southeastern Massachusetts and the Chairman of the Rail to Boston Coalition, is the first person to officially announce he's see…
Candidate Considers WARD 5 Recount
The New Bedford Election Commission Office has confirmed Ward Five candidate Jan Baptist has pulled recount papers.
Baptist lost last week's election to Kerry Winterson by 36 votes.
Election Commissioner Maria Tomasia tells WBSM News Baptist has until 5pm Friday to return the papers with at least…
Ward 5 interest
There's no shortage of candidates in the Ward 5 City Council race less than a week after incumbent councilor Jane Gonsalves announced she was not running for re election.