Skip to main content

Ernest E. Newton II (D)

A picture of City Councilmember Ernest Newton

President Pro Tempore City Council
Cell: 475-225-6769
190 Read Street 06607


  • Co-Chair Committee on Budget and Appropriations
  • Chair School Buildings Committee
  • Other Committees/Assignments:
    • Committee on Ordinances
    • Committee on Contracts
    • Liaison to WPCA

President Pro Tempore Newton is an advocate for strong communities and efficient government. He has the skill to bring people together to improve their lives and well-being. He has led in prioritizing meaningful rehabilitation and successful reentry as key to improved public safety. Working closely with elected officials, city agencies, nonprofit organizations, and small businesses, he has a unique perspective on government and politics. On Budget and Appropriations, he has enabled better allocation of funding and capital resources. Ernie’s vision is for all neighbors to have a shared quality of life in a thriving, healthy community.

City Council District 139 Map

Eneida L. Martinez (D)

Headshot of City Councilwoman Eneida Martinez
Cell: 475-422-2886
819 #2 Connecticut Avenue 06607

  • Co-Chair Committee on Ordinances
  • Other Committees/Assignments:
    • Committee on Public Safety and Transportation
    • Committee on Economic and Community Development and Environment
    • Liaison to Housing Authority
    • Liaison to Police Commission
    • Liaison to WPCA

City Council District 139 Map