Steps 1, 2, 3 – Campaign launch

Alanna Nelson runs against John Tramontozzi in Melrose
Alanna Nelson walks Melrose Highlands with Councilor nomination papers
Around Melrose Highlands with nomination papers

This November, Melrose enters its next phase, electing a new Mayor as well as local leaders. I’ve been a volunteer, a booster and an advocate since moving here in 2005. Is it time to do more? Here’s my thought process.

Step 1: Reflect upon what I could bring to Ward 1. An active citizen currently on the Energy Commission, I served on the Melrose Cultural Council (2008 – 2014) and the High School Site Council (2008 – 2011). I’m all about creating connections and maximizing opportunities.

Step 2: Complete the Statement of Candidate at City Hall, picking up nomination papers and asking friends and neighbors to sign. Realize that Ward 1 needs someone to listen and create connections.

Step 3: Turn in the nomination papers and let the listening begin!

If you live in Melrose Ward 1, count on me to stop by your place in the next months. But you don’t have to wait for me to stop by. Here are ways to stay in touch:

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