Council for the Aging


The Council for the Aging consists of 9 members, no less than 5 members shall be senior citizens. The 9 appointees shall serve 3 years terms. No person shall serve for more than 2 consecutive 3 year terms.


The Council for the Aging shall have the following responsibilities:

  • It shall be the duty of the council to establish policies which will carry out programs designed to meet problems of the aging in coordination with programs of the council for the aging established under Chapter 19A of the General Laws.


All members of boards, commissions, authorities, and committees of the city, whether appointed by the mayor or the city council, shall be residents of the city unless otherwise provided for in the General Laws or in the Municipal Code, with the exception that no more than three members of the airport commission may be nonresidents. All applicants must be residents of the City of Lawrence. Download the application (PDF). Boards and commissions applications are also available at the:

City of Lawrence, Office of the Mayor Daniel Rivera
200 Common Street
3rd Floor
Lawrence, MA 01840


The deadline for applications is until selected and filled. Please send your application to the Mayor's Office. Said appointment is subject to the appointment of the Mayor Daniel Rivera and the confirmation of the Lawrence City Council. The City of Lawrence is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Daniel Rivera, Mayor