Who is a member?
Our members are the local governments of Massachusetts and their elected and appointed leadership.
Discussion with Sean Cronin, Senior Deputy Commissioner, Division of Local Services
Division of Local Services (DLS), is responsible for ensuring the fairness and equity of local property taxation, the accuracy and quality of local accounting and treasury management, interpreting state laws that affect local governance, distributing local aid, and maintaining a comprehensive Databank on local finances.
Commissioner Cronin has agreed to meet with us over Zoom, as representatives of smaller communities, to specifically answer state finance questions that we may have during this unique time.
We are gathering questions ahead of time, so that the Commissioner will have the opportunity to answer them during our meeting. So please forward your questions by noon on Friday, May 1 to:
NOTE: While there may be time for a limited number questions that arise during the meeting, but we are limited to a one hour, so to ensure we address as many concerns as possible please send your questions in advance to the above link.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
STAM Chair Andrea Lllamas, Town Administrator, Northfield
Small Town Administrators of Massachusetts