The State Organization Index provides an alphabetical listing of government organizations, including commissions, departments, and bureaus.
Top-requested sites to log in to services provided by the state
Citizen's Guide to Town Meetings, Secretary of the Commonwealth"This booklet outlines the forms and procedures used in Massachusetts Town Meetings."
Massachusetts Constitution, Amendment LXXXIX
Draws the distinction between cities and towns, and allows for home-rule charters
MGL c.39 Municipal Government: City Government and Town Meetings
MGL c.43A Standard Form of Representative Town Meeting Government
Most Massachusetts town meetings use one or both of the following: