What’s Going on in Wooster Square

No Cherry Blossom Festival, but lots of activity in these times of COVID-19. Mayor Justin Elicker has named a committee to review the removal of the Columbus stature and make recommendations for replacement. There are many neighborhood residents serving on that committee:

Carl Babb, New Haven Parks Commission
David Belowsky, New Haven Parks Commission
Frances Calzetta, American Italian Women of Greater New Haven
Frank Carrano, Wooster Square Historian, Branford Resident
Elsie Chapman, Historic Wooster Square Association
Andrew Consiglio, Santa Maria Maddalena Society
Paul Criscuolo, St. Catello Society
Rheta DeBenedett, Santa Maria Maddalena Ladies Society
Rep. Rosa DeLauro, U.S. House of Representatives
Frank Gargano, St. Andrew Society
Sarah Greenblatt, Wooster Square Resident
Bill Iovanne, Wooster Square Business Owner
Adriane Jefferson, City of New Haven Director of Arts and Cultural Affairs
Laura Luzzi, Italian Heritage Committee of Greater New Haven
Vin Mauro, New Haven Resident
Charles Murphy, Wooster Square Resident
Dan Onofrio, CT State President Sons and Daughters of Italy in America
State Rep. Al Paolillo, Jr., Connecticut General Assembly
Michael Piscitelli, City of New Haven Economic Development Administrator
Cindy Rosarbo, St. Andrew Ladies Society
Aleta Staton, New Haven Cultural Affairs Commission
Two Representatives from the New Haven Board of Alders selected by President Walker-Myers Neil Thomas Proto, Advisory Role, Historian