• As the Vice-President of the Friends of the Newton Free Library.
  • I worked for years to persuade Mayor Mann to build a new main library, while maintaining a vigorous system of branch libraries. As a new Alderman.
  • I co-sponsored the item with former Alderman Maguire that made sure the main library was built on time and under budget.
Topic Date: 
Monday, September 7, 2009


Brian E. Yates
Councilor At Large
Ward 5

1094 Chestnut St.
Newton, MA 02464

My campaign for re-election in 2017 is now underway. Please look through this website for information on my qualifications, viewpoints, and accomplishments.


Brian E. Yates Councilor At Large