Orlando Ramos

Candidate for Ward 8 Springfield City Council

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I wake up this morning as I always do… in prayer. I pray for strength, I pray for guidance, I pray for wisdom, and I pray to give thanks. This morning I am especially thankful for what I have experienced … Continue reading

Bay Street Improvement Project(0)

Orlando Ramos—candidate for City Council Ward 8—is raising concerns regarding one of the most traffic-congested areas in the City of Springfield.  Traffic on Bay Street (the stretch from Central High School to the Berkshire Avenue intersection) has been a problem for … Continue reading

Candidate Orlando Ramos Issues Challenge(0)

Orlando Ramos – candidate for City Council Ward 8 – is challenging the incumbent to at least three political debates to take place in three different neighborhoods in the ward. Ward 8 is made up of Indian Orchard, as well as parts … Continue reading

City Council Candidate Proposes Crime Initiative(0)

After the City of Springfield’s 16th homicide of the year happening over the weekend, there are many residents asking what Government intends to do about the crime in the City. Orlando Ramos—candidate for City Council Ward 8—is proposing an idea to keep … Continue reading

Springfield License Commission adopts escalating penalties for the sale of alcohol to minors(0)

SPRINGFIELD – The License Commission, raising concerns about the sale and service of alcohol to minors, has established guidelines, including escalating penalties for bars and other businesses that violate the law. During a meeting last week, the commission voted unanimously to … Continue reading

Orlando Ramos announces candidacy for Springfield City Council Ward 8 seat(0)

SPRINGFIELD — Orlando Ramos, a state Senate aide and member of the Springfield License Commission, has formally announced his candidacy for the Ward 8 seat on City Council. Ramos, 31, of 140 Cardinal St., in Indian Orchard, serves as district director … Continue reading

Casino Opponents Speak Out in Springfield(0)

(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) (WGGB)–A casino vote in Springfield is one week away. Voters will decide the issue on Tuesday, July 16th. If you’ve driven through Springfield you may have seen the signs in Spanish opposing the casino. They use a Spanish … Continue reading

Vulgar anti-casino signs taken down in Springfield(0)

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) – With the Springfield casino vote just eight days away, both sides are picking up efforts to get voters on their side. But some people are saying it’s been taken too far. This past week, casino signs … Continue reading

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