Entries by Rich Haggerty

Woburn Alcoholic Beverage Licenses Bill Signed into Law

Allows businesses located in the future ‘Woburn Village’ to serve alcohol BOSTON – Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) and Representative Michelle L. Ciccolo (D-Lexington) are pleased to announce the passage of legislation allowing for the granting of additional liquor licenses in the City of Woburn. The licenses are an integral part of the ongoing Woburn […]

Governor signs Reading senior property tax exemption bill

Governor Charlie Baker has signed legislation to extend the town of Reading’s senior property tax exemption program for another three years. Filed on behalf of the town by House Minority Leader Bradley H. Jones, Jr. (R-North Reading), Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) and Senator Jason M. Lewis (D-Winchester), House Bill 4243 was signed into law […]

Haggerty files bill honoring Medal of Liberty recipients

Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) has filed legislation alongside House Minority Leader Bradley H. Jones, Jr. (R-North Reading), creating a new distinctive registration plate to honor recipients of the Massachusetts Medal of Liberty. House Docket 4731 would allow individuals who were awarded the Medal of Liberty to obtain a special registration plate free of charge […]

“Our Shared Future”

Today Rich is releasing his campaign video, “Our Shared Future.” “I’ve spent my life’s work representing these two communities in one role or another over the course of the past two decades, first as a business leader, later as a member of the City Council and ultimately as City Council President – and that’s why […]

Voices With Haggerty: Thaddeus Baxter

This episode of “Voices with Haggerty” features Thaddeus Baxter, a veteran of the United States Army, a firefighter, and a father of two kids in the Woburn Public Schools. “Every time I see him, he makes himself available to talk to us about veterans’ rights, or about anything the veterans need, whether it’s on the […]

Voices With Haggerty: Suzanne Fee

We are excited to launch “Voices With Haggerty”, a video series highlighting constituents’ experiences and interactions with Rich. We hope you enjoy the series and find a connection with these constituents! Our first “Voices with Haggerty” features Suzanne Fee, a long-time Woburn resident and mother of two kids in the Woburn Public School system. “When […]

For Woburn City Councilor, Learning About Bag Ban Is Elementary

WOBURN, MA — Woburn City Council President Rich Haggerty spent time with some of his younger constituents Tuesday. Haggerty, who is running for state representative, visited a third grade class at Woburn’s Malcolm White Elementary School. There, the students read essays they had written in support of a plastic bag ban for Woburn. “Visiting with […]