HAMPSTEAD — Two new candidates are looking to become a Hampstead library trustee. Retiring School Board Chairman Natalie Gallo goes up against political newcomer Alfred Cipriano for a 3-year term.
Name: Alfred Cipriano
Occupation: Retired federal employee
Elective experience: None
What is the single most important issue facing the library trustees? Our library does not have a strategic plan. Working with the library director to develop one will be a main area of focus for me.
Name: Natalie Gallo
Occupation: Retired school librarian
Elective experience: Hampstead School Board
What is the single most important issue facing the library trustees? The primary issue is to secure enough money to replace badly worn carpets, and to fund costs relating to a newly installed water pump system.