Town Caucus

The Town of Concord holds an annual Caucus according to the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 53, Sections 117 & 118 for the purpose of nominating candidates for the Annual Town Election.  The Caucus procedure is described in MGL c. 53, section 121 as follows.

Visit the Candidates for Local Office page for more information about running for Office in Concord.

1948 Town Meeting Vote to hold a Town Caucus each year

The 2023 Town Caucus was held at the Town House, on Monday, January 30, 2023. Caucus nominees are listed below.

Offices to be filled in 2023

Office# positionsTerms expiring forLength of TermCaucus Nominees
Moderator1Carmin Reiss1 yearCarmin Reiss
Select Board1Matthew Johnson3 yearsMark Howell
Karlen Reed
School Committee1 Carrie Rankin3 yearsCarrie Rankin

Voters may also obtain nomination papers from the Town Clerk’s Office to collect signatures for a place on the ballot.  Nomination papers for the 2023 Annual Town Election will be available in January from the Town Clerk's Office if you would like to run but are not nominated at the Town Caucus.  The deadline to return nomination papers is 5:00 pm on Tuesday February 7, 2023. Please contact the Town Clerk's Office for more information (978-318-3080).