Attleboro Municipal Council

Meetings


  • 7 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month
  • City Hall
    77 Park Street
    1st Floor
    Attleboro, MA 02703

Members


Council President
  • James DiLisio, (President) At-Large
  • 1400 Commerce Way (508-838-7328)
Committee on IT and Infrastructure
  • Todd Kobus, Chairperson (Vice President) Ward 3   (Holmes - Conti)
  • 189 Clifton Street (508-954-9372)
Committee on Finance
  • Richard Conti, Chairperson At-Large     (Kobus - Reynolds)
  • 100 Berwick Road (508-222-6662)
Committee on City Property and Claims
  • Sara Lynn Reynolds, Chairperson Ward 1   (Angelo - Waterman)
  • 30 Oak Square (508-761-9778)
Committee on Licenses
  • Ty Waterman, Chairperson At-Large   (DeSimone - Dolan)
  • 38 Dorchester Ave (508-455-1918)
Committee on Ordinances, Elections & Legislative Matters
  • Cathleen DeSimone, Chairperson At-Large    (Bennett - Holmes)
  • 8 Northfield Road (508-399-1014)
Committee on Personnel and Human Services 
  • MIchael Angelo, Chairperson Ward 4   (Waterman - Blais)
  • 7 Spruce Lane (508-851-7561)
Committee on Public Safety and Emergency Management
  • Peter Blais, Chairperson At Large   (Reynolds - Bennett)
  • 50 Ridgewood Road (508-431-7230)
Committee on Public Works
  • Laura Dolan, Chairperson Ward 5   (Blais - Angelo)
  • 29 Erika Way (774-306-6759)
Committee on Transportation and Traffic
  • Kelly Bennett, Chairperson Ward 2   (Dolan - DeSimone)
  • 1 Stoney Brook Lane (508-639-0789)
Committee On Zoning and Land Use
  • Diana Holmes, Chairperson  Ward 6   (Conti - Kobus)
  • 198 County Street (508-399-1746)

Special Committee on Senior Tax
Richard Conti, Chairperson    (Cathleen DeSimone - Kelly Bennett)
Overview

 
As stated in our City Charter under Article 2, there shall be a municipal council of eleven members which shall exercise the legislative powers of the city. Six of these members, to be known as ward councilors, shall be nominated and elected by and from the voters of each ward, one ward councilor to be elected from each of the six wards of the city. Five of these members, to be known as councilors at large, shall be nominated and elected by and from the voters of the entire city.

Eligibility


Any voter shall be eligible to hold the office of councilor. A member of the municipal council shall, notwithstanding his removal from one ward of the city to another, continue to serve and to perform his duties during his term of office. The municipal council shall be the judge of the election and qualifications of its members. The terms of all councilors shall be two years beginning the first Tuesday following the first Monday in January after their election, and until their successors are qualified.

Jay DiLisio is the current President of the Municipal Council and Todd Kobus is the Vice-President of the Municipal Council. City Clerk Kate Jackson serves as Clerk of the Municipal Council and Virginia Stuart is the Administrative Assistant to the Municipal Council.


Location


Attleboro City Hall is located at Government Center, 77 Park Street, Attleboro, MA. This building is handicap accessible and visitor parking is located in the rear parking lot. The Attleboro Municipal Council Office is located on the first floor of City Hall, adjacent to the Municipal Council Chambers. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Additional Meeting Information


The Attleboro Municipal Council meets in formal session on the first and third Tuesdays of the month beginning at 7 p.m., with the exception of July and August when we meet only on the third Tuesday. Council subcommittees meet on the second and fourth Tuesday at 7 p.m. Each councilor chairs one committee and serves on two other committees. Cable Channel 98 has a listing of our council meetings. Regular and committee council meetings are televised.