Mayor Comitta to West Chester

Tonight I submitted my resignation as Mayor of West Chester. This is a bittersweet moment, as I transition away from a position I have loved for almost 8 years. But I am not leaving you. As your State Representative, serving the 156th Legislative District, I continue to keep my focus on those of you living […]

HAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY!!

Wear red in support! International Women’s Day recognizes and celebrates the economic, political and social achievements of women worldwide. “Women are the real architects of society.” Harriett Beecher Stowe Warm regards, Carolyn (First woman elected Mayor of West Chester…after 210 years)

Environment is priority

Letter published in Daily Local News, 3/6/17 (not online there) Heartfelt thanks to Carolyn Comitta, who always stands up for the health of her community. In September of 2015 when the spraying of Marshall Square Park with the pesticide Permanone was imminent, Carolyn responded to a petition signed by over 400 Borough residents asking for […]

Comitta begins first term representing 156th District

Rep. Carolyn Comitta January 4, 2017 HARRISBURG, Jan. 4 – Calling it a tremendous honor, state Rep. Carolyn Comitta was sworn in yesterday to represent the 156th Legislative District in Chester County. “It’s truly humbling to be sent to Harrisburg as a representative of our district to fight for what’s best for Pennsylvania,” Comitta said. […]

History repeats in the 156th!

History repeats in the 156th! In 2006: Barbara McIlvaine Smith 11,616, Shannon Royer 11,588 – winning margin of 28. In 2016: Carolyn Comitta 18,261, Dan Truitt 18,236 – winning margin of 25. It’s nice to be in one of the state’s few remaining swing districts, where candidates campaign vigorously, voters pay attention, and the result […]

156th district update: looks good!

After the election, it appeared that Carolyn was behind by a small margin. Now that the usual collection of ballots not included in the official results, notably those coming in from overseas voters, have been counted, we hear that she is leading by 18 votes! Yes, every vote counts. There will be a hearing 12/1 […]