*In the fall of 2013, Democrat Jake Barrett was re-elected for a second term for Syracuse Common Councilor for District 1 by 38 votes over GOP challenger Joseph Carni. In his first election in 2011, Barrett won by 13 votes.
In the 2011 election, Barrett won a tight race against then-incumbent Republican Matt Rayo.
Occupation: Facilities Manager for a Not-For-Profit
Education: Bachelors of Science in Finance, Georgetown University
Community Involvement: Chairman of the Board, OCRRA; Board Member, Plymouth Day Care Center; Member, Regional Lead Task Force;
Participant, C.U.R.N. (Computer Mentoring Program for Urban Youth);
Associate Member, United Steel Workers
Sierra Club, Veterans Party
238 Brattle Road
Syracuse, N.Y., 13203
District 1 Description/Map
District 1: is in north-central Syracuse and includes the neighborhoods of Northside, Near Northside, Sedgwick, Lincoln Park and Washington Square. District 1 Map