Derby Election 2017

Derby’s Andrew Baklik To Serve As Dziekan’s Chief Of Staff

by Rich Dziekan | Letter to the Editor | Nov 15, 2017 10:19 am

The following statement was released Wednesday morning regarding the intent to hire Andrew Baklik as chief of staff to Derby Mayor-elect Rich Dziekan. The pay rate has not been set. Dziekan and his fellow elected officials are scheduled to take the oath of office Saturday, Dec. 2:

I would like to announce that the first official appointment of my administration is my Chief of Staff, Andrew Baklik.

Andrew served as my campaign manager and without his efforts, I’m not sure I would have won the mayoral race.

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Recount Affirms Petrino’s Win In Derby’s Second Ward

by Eugene Driscoll | Nov 14, 2017 3:23 pm

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO There was a change in the final numbers but no change in outcome after a recount the Second Ward Aldermen’s race.

There were three spots available for six candidates.

The recount was triggered because just six votes separated the third and fourth place candidates (Republican candidate Jim Petrino and Democratic incumbent Art Gerckens) on Election Day.

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Dugatto And Dziekan: Where They Stand On The Issues Facing Derby

by Eugene Driscoll | Nov 6, 2017 8:22 am

Two-term incumbent Derby Mayor Anita Dugatto will face challenger Rich Dziekan in the municipal election scheduled for Nov. 7.

It’s a rematch of the 2015 contest, which saw Dugatto best Dziekan by 112 votes.

Dugatto is running on the Democratic line. She earned her spot at the top of the ticket by defeating Carmen DiCenso by 30 votes in a Democratic primary last month.

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Who Are You Voting For In Ansonia And Derby?

by STAFF | Nov 6, 2017 8:21 am

Election Day 2017 is Tuesday, Nov. 7.

Ansonia and Derby have hotly contested races for mayor.

Click here for a list of candidates and voting info in Ansonia.

Click here for a list of candidates and voting info in Derby.

Click here for every story, video, podcast, press release, and letter to the editor The Valley Indy has published about the Ansonia race.

Click here for every story, video, podcast, press release, and letter to the editor The Valley Indy has published about the Derby race.

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