Constituent Service: Alderman Lisle Baker, Newton, Massachusetts
As residents of Brackett Road in Ward Seven we called upon Alderman Baker to facilitate a contentious matter to a successful resolution acceptable to the City and the residents of Brackett Road. Howard Barnstone and Gayle Ehrlich, Brackett Road. Other citizens have worked with Lisle over time. We very strongly support Lisle Baker for re-election to the Board of Aldermen for Ward 7 for many reasons. While having to deal with these substantial matters Lisle has always attended to and provided time and ener...
About the Board of Aldermen: Alderman Lisle Baker, Newton, Massachusetts
While the Mayor is the Chief Executive of the City, the City Charter provides that " . Except as otherwise provided by law or the Charter, all powers of the City shall be vested in the Board of Aldermen." For example, those powers are exercised by the Board in passing over a three hundred million dollar budget, setting the tax rate, and shaping land use policy for the City. PDF file, opens in new window). Newton, MA 02467-1217. Back to top of page. How You Can Help. 137 Suffolk Road, Newton, MA 02467.