Who is a member?
Our members are the local governments of Massachusetts and their elected and appointed leadership.
The Massachusetts Municipal Councillors’ Association, a member group of the MMA, is seeking councillors and aldermen for its Board of Directors.
Any councillor or alderman in Massachusetts may complete the online nomination form and submit his or her name for consideration. The nomination form, found below, must be completed by Oct. 12.
Nominations are being sought for three officer positions on the MMCA Board of Directors – MMCA president, first vice president and second vice president – and five district representatives.
The districts are as follows:
District 1: Agawam, Chicopee, Easthampton, Greenfield, Holyoke, North Adams, Northampton, Palmer, Pittsfield, Springfield, West Springfield, Westfield
District 2: Fitchburg, Framingham, Gardner, Leominster, Marlborough, Southbridge, Worcester
District 3: Amesbury, Beverly, Gloucester, Haverhill, Lawrence, Lowell, Lynn, Methuen, Newburyport, Peabody, Salem, Woburn
District 4: Attleboro, Barnstable, Braintree, Brockton, Fall River, Franklin, New Bedford, Quincy, Randolph, Taunton, Weymouth
District 5: Boston, Cambridge, Chelsea, Everett, Malden, Medford, Melrose, Newton, Revere, Somerville, Waltham, Watertown, Winthrop
MMCA officers serve a one-year term (2019), and district representatives serve two-year terms (2019-2020). MMCA Board members also serve on the MMA Board of Directors.
Board responsibilities include attendance at MMCA and MMA Board meetings. The MMA Board of Directors meets eight Tuesdays per year in Boston.
Board responsibilities also include participation at regional and statewide meetings for councillors and aldermen.
After interviewing all nominees, the MMCA Nominating Committee will prepare a single slate of nominations for election during the MMCA’s Annual Business Meeting, to be held during the MMA Annual Meeting & Trade Show on Jan. 19, 2019.