February 7, 2016

Recall committee members’ opinions differ

Once unified in their efforts to oust former Gardner City Council members John Shepherd and Mary Peters from office, members of the Gardner Recall Committee say that individually, they disagree about Mayor Dave Drovetta’s appointment process to replace them.

New city council members sworn in

The city of Gardner reopened for business Monday night as mayoral appointees Kristina Harrison and Dan Newburg took the oath of office and sat in the chairs formerly occupied by John Shepherd and Mary Peters.

Mayor’s appointees sound off on decision to serve

Gardner Mayor Dave Drovetta said last week that both of his recent appointees to the Gardner City Council bring unique qualifications and traits to the council chambers. Kristina Harrison and Dan Newburg were seated at Monday evening’s council meeting.