In the Media

Easton considering town council ›

The Boston Globe | October 17, 2015
With the help of the McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management, Easton's Special Act Charter Committee has written a proposed new charter that would substantially change the organization of local government.

Polito Pledges State Funds for Lawrence ›

Eagle-Tribune | September 24, 2015
Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito has pledged aid to help Lawrence improve its financial planning, waste management, and economic development, including paying part of the cost of hiring the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management to develop what would be the city's first capital plan in a decade.

Adams Residents Have ‘Robust Conversation’ Over Town’s Future ›

iBerkshires.com | September 18, 2015
Article on how the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management is leading public strategic planning sessions to lay out a vision for the future of Adams.

Panel notes Fall River charter review won’t be easy, but it’s worthwhile ›

The Herald News | September 10, 2015
Marilyn Contreas and Stephen McGoldrick of the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management spoke to Fall River voters this week as they consider whether to review the city's charter.

Panel discussion to shed light on Fall River charter review process ›

Wicked Local Fall River | August 31, 2015
Stephen McGoldrick and Marilyn Contrea of the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management will offer their expertise at a panel discussion designed to help Fall River residents decide whether to review the city charter.

Adams Inviting Residents to Get Involved in Strategic Planning Process ›

iBerkshires.com | August 27, 2015
The Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management at UMass Boston, which is helping the town of Adams create a resident-driven strategic plan, is "emerging as the go-to group throughout the commonwealth," according to Adams Town Administrator Tony Mazzucco.

Boosting morale among goals for new Fairhaven administrator ›

SouthCoast Today | August 25, 2015
The Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management at UMass Boston is playing an integral role in the search for Fairhaven's first town administrator.

Easton moves forward on proposed charter change to town council ›

Wicked Local Easton | August 07, 2015
UMass Boston's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management worked with Easton's Special Act Charter Study Committee on its review of a recommendation to eliminate open town meeting. The committee has handed its report over to selectmen.

Amesbury CFO heading back to Haverhill ›

The Daily News Online | June 26, 2015
The Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management will be assisting with the search for a new chief financial officer in Haverhill.

Holliston: Selectmen OK salary for new town administrator ›

MetroWest Daily News | June 25, 2015
The town of Holliston worked with the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management to hire the first new town administrator in 32 years.

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