As a former mayor of Worcester, Lt. Governor Murray understands the needs and challenges cities and towns face.  With this experience, Lt. Governor Murray works closely with municipal managers on local issues as Chair of the Municipal Affairs Coordinating Cabinet and Chair of the Local Government Advisory Commission.  Lt. Governor Murray also served as Chair of the Regionalization Advisory Commission.

In March 2013, Lt. Governor Murray launched another tour with the Municipal Affairs Coordinating Cabinet, visiting the communities of Taunton, Marshfield, Agawam, Peabody, and Buckland to highlight the latest resources and opportunities for growth for cities and towns across each region.