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Old Saybrook 2019 Municipal Election Results

Published Nov. 05, 2019

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Despite no challenges at the top of the ticket, Old Saybrook voters turned out for several competitive races in the Nov. 5 municipal elections. Unofficial vote tallies follow; official results and analysis will appear shortly at and in next week’s Harbor News.

First Selectman

Candidate Votes Received
Carl P. Fortuna, Jr. (R) 2259


Candidate Votes Received
Matthew J. Pugliese (D) 1166
Scott M. Giegerich (R) 1674

Town Treasurer

Candidate Votes Received
Robert W. Fish (R) 2164

Board of Finance

Candidate Votes Received
C. Marston Ladd (D) 1335
Carol Rzasa (R) 1819
Thomas Stevenson (R) 1963
Rick Swan (R) 1827

Board of Education

Candidate Votes Received
George Chang (D) 1737
James Henderson (R) 1894
Karina Julius (R) 1973
Alan R. Hyla (R) 1930

Board of Education

Candidate Votes Received
Cynthia Sultini (R) 2055

Board of Assessment Appeals

Candidate Votes Received
Jeffrey R. Gibson (D) 1229
Peter Gallagher (R) 1575
Carl C. Garbe (D) 1101
Matt Diamond (R) 1476

Planning Commission

Candidate Votes Received
Dennis Tulimieri, Jr. (D) 1171
Thomas Cox (R) 1562
Kenneth W. Soudan (D) 1225
Mark Patterson (R) 1703
Robert Missel (R) 1604

Zoning Commission

Candidate Votes Received
Ann Marie Thorsen (D) 1689
Madeleine Fish (R) 1945
Mark Caldarella (R) 1966

Zoning Board of Appeals

Candidate Votes Received
Jacqueline Prast (R) 1968

Police Commission (Full-Term)

Candidate Votes Received
Daniel M. Moran (D) 1174
Carl Von Dassel (R) 1547
Adam S. Ladd (D) 1213
Jeff Jordan (R) 1401
Loraine M. Cortese-Costa (D) 1288
Joseph Maselli (R) 1435

Police Commission (Two-Year Vacancy)

Candidate Votes Received
Alfred H. Wilcox (D) 1283
Susan Quish (R) 1432

Park and Recreation Commission

Candidate Votes Received
Susan E. Esty (D) 1807
Star Rueckert (R) 1820
Bror Asche (R) 1864
Kevin Lane (R) 1942

Harbor Management Commission

Candidate Votes Received
Stephen R. Sheehan (D) 1422
Robert L. Murphy (R) 1751
Paul M. Connolly (D) 1501
Lou Vinciguerra (R) 1622
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