JPNC chooses new officers

December 6, 2013

The Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council selected its new officers at its Nov. 26 meeting.

Kevin Moloney was selected as chair, Gerry O’Connor was chosen as vice-chair and Michael Reiskind was chosen as Secretary-Treasurer.

Former chair Benjamin Day remains on the JPNC. Moloney is a longtime Pondside resident and attorney who previously chaired the council in the 1990s.

Day led the JPNC through a controversial period, including a council-back lawsuit against a development at 161 S. Huntington Ave. Moloney was a JPNC adviser on that suit.

The 20-seat JPNC is a neighborhood group that advises the City about various issues. Its website is