Framingham Taxpayers Association Endorses Stefanini

In a letter to the editor, Enzo Rotatori, Chairman of the Framingham Taxpayers Association, announced his group’s endorsement of John Stefanini for Mayor. “John is prepared to step in as Mayor starting on his first day in office and implement his plan to control expenses and make Framingham a better place to live. Having served ten years as an elected State …

John Stefanini and his wife and daughters.

Framingham Police Superior Officers Association Endorse John

On October 26, 2017 the Framingham Police Superior Officers voted to endorse Candidate John Stefanini for Framingham’s first Mayor. The Framingham Police Superior Officers met with both candidates, Yvonne Spicer and John Stefanini yesterday to discuss the issues and challenges in Framingham and within the Police Department. Candidate Stefanini spoke frankly with union members discussing the ongoing internal departmental issues, …

John’s Interview with the MetroWest Daily News Editorial Board

John sat down to talk about his experience and vision for Framingham with the MetroWest Daily News Editorial Board. John discusses a number of topics, from his first 90 Days to why he wants to run to what was the latest book he has read. Check out the wide-ranging interview below:  

Statement from John Stefanini

Ms. Spicer’s refusal to participate in Framingham Rotary debate It is unfortunate that Ms. Spicer has once again refused to be part of a small business candidate forum. Once again you see a fundamental difference between my opponent and I – the fact that I am transparent and willing to discuss my vision for our great city with anyone and …

Announcing Debate & Forum Schedule

This is the most important election in Framingham’s history. The first full time mayor will set the tone for our community’s next decade. It is important voters have the opportunity to hear from the candidates. There are five forums and debates scheduled. Please see the list below: Thursday, 10/19 at 6:30pm – Greater Framingham Community Church  44 Franklin St. Sunday, …

Support for Local Businesses

We​ ​need​ ​to​ ​support​ ​our​ ​local​ ​businesses. The status quo of ignoring abandoned plazas and studying long languishing plans for downtown Framingham is unacceptable. We can support local businesses by reaching out to them and listening to their plans and thoughts for redeveloping downtown Framingham, for re-invisioning and filling our vacant shopping plazas and for creating welcoming commercial venues that …

Preliminary Election Statement

I am honored and humbled by the support I have received by the voters of Framingham. Today is a historic day for the new City of Framingham. The promise of the Charter is within our reach – of a transparent, accountable and participatory government. Framingham voters deserve a comprehensive and robust conversation about our future – and we, the two …

John Stefanini and his wife and daughters.

Stefanini Raises $81,802 From Diverse Group of People

Campaign spends $35,000 to Engage and Educate Voters Mayoral candidate John Stefanini filed his Pre-Preliminary Report to the Office of Campaign and Political Finance today. “I am proud of the diverse coalition of parents and seniors, liberals and conservatives, neighborhood activists and small business owners, to make our government more transparent, accountable and responsive to the people of Framingham. As …

Stefanini calls for a six-month moratorium on new apartments

“There are currently hundreds of apartment units that have been approved or are in the permitting pipeline. It is time for us to slow down and take a deep breath to evaluate the potential impact of these units and to complete the study now underway.  Our new government will need time to be better prepared for these potentially long-lasting changes …