In the Media
Medway, Collins Center team up on town administrator search ›
Milford Daily News, September 17, 2013Article on how Medway will soon be working the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management to hire a new town administrator.
Town of Randolph to hold State of the Town Forum ›
Wicked Local Randolph, September 11, 2013Article on how staff from the Edward J. Collins Jr., Center for Public Management will facilitate a forum on the state of Randolph on September 25.
Monson selectmen discuss steps to replace retiring Town Administrator Gretchen Neggers ›
The Republican, September 11, 2013Article on how the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management has submitted a proposal for Monson's town administrator search.
City using new data program ›
Boston.com, August 31, 2013Salem has recently implemented its version of CitiStat, a software program that helps municipalities operate more efficiently, with the help of the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management.
Palmer receives $1.5 million state 911 grant for regional dispatch proposal ›
The Republican, August 31, 2013The Edward J. Collins Jr. Center for Public Management at UMass Boston is playing an integral role in the development of a single emergency dispatch system that would serve four central Massachusetts towns.
Foxboro to hire headhunter to help find new manager ›
The Sun-Chronicle, August 21, 2013The Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management at UMass Boston will meet with the Foxboro select board next month to discuss hiring a new town manager.
Residents show support to teen center at recreation forum ›
Jamestown Press, August 15, 2013Article on how staff from the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management moderated a program on a recreation center in Jamestown.
Northampton and Westfield mayors to attend roundtable discussion on Municipal Performance Management ›
The Republican, August 13, 2013Western Massachusetts leaders are among the leaders slated to join a roundtable discussion this morning at the Municipal Performance Management System, the data-driven program run by the Edward J. Collins Jr. Center for Public Management at UMass Boston.
Ashland to Adopt New Performance Program ›
MetroWest Daily News, July 23, 2013The Edward J. Collins Jr. Center for Public Management at UMass Boston has selected the town of Ashland to be the latest participant in the center's Municipal Performance Management Program, which helps cities and towns analyze the work of their departments.
Medway Selectmen begin new Town Administrator discussions ›
Milford Daily News, July 16, 2013Medway is embarking on its search for a new town administrator with the help of the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management at UMass Boston. Susan Ellis, the town’s human resources director, said, “With regard to town administrators and town managers, it appears that the Collins is one of the best” at helping municipalities find the right people.