Newton Charter Commission begins their work

An important notice from the newly-appointed Newton Charter Commission. Please attend and share your feedback. 

1) Charter Commission Meeting

We invite you to join us at The Charter Commission's Next Meeting, to be held at 7p.m. on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 in City Hall, Room 211.

2)  Charter Commission Public Hearing

Thinking about the goal of greater public participation in government and the effectiveness, responsiveness, and efficiency of our government, the Charter Commission welcomes public input on the structure, responsibilities, and election of our city government.

Date: Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Newton City Hall, Aldermanic Chamber

Feedback is also welcome via email at

The work of the Charter Commission can be followed online at


The Newton Charter Commission

Joshua Krintzman, Chair

Rhanna Kidwell, Vice Chair

Bryan Barash

Jane O'Connor Frantz

Howard Haywood

Anne Larner

Brooke Lipsitt 

Karen Manning

Christopher Steele