WOONSOCKET â€“ The time to act is now if youâ€™re considering running for Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Huntâ€™s former spot in the R.I. House of Representatives.
The two-day declaration period to get on the ballot began at 8:30 a.m. today at the Board of Canvassers in City Hall. The deadline is tomorrow afternoon at 4.
A special election for the District 49 House seat is scheduled for Feb. 25. If a primary is needed, it will be held on Jan. 21.
WOONSOCKET â€“ The executive director of the Woonsocket Housing Authority has been placed on unpaid leave amid allegations of â€śbullyingâ€ť workers and making offensive remarks to female workers.
The Board of Housing Commissioners suspended Kulik for 30 days and ordered him to seek sensitivity training before heâ€™s allowed to return to work, on probation, Jan. 2, sources close to the commission told The Call.