The next meeting of the Waltham Democratic City Committee will be held this Thursday, January 19th, 2017
at 7:00PM in the Auditorium at Waltham Government Center, 119 School Street (Corner of Lexington Street), Waltham.
We will be filling vacancies where they exist in the Ward Committees. We will discuss plans for the Caucus, and we will also
announce the special guest speaker for our February meeting. New members welcome. Bring a friend! See you Thursday!!!
Waltham Area Democrats escaped the cold, sipped some coffee, enjoyed some treats and, of course, talked politics at the Annual Post Holiday Gathering.
This annual event was originally organized by Karen O’Donnell, who ran it for many years. Local Democrats continue this event annually in Karen's memory.
The Eleventh Annual Waltham Democratic City Committee Heroes Brunch was held on Sunday, April 17th, 2016, at the Piety Corner Club, 2 Worcester Lane, Waltham. This year’s honorees were: Mark Gallagher,
Marcia Cruz-Redding, and Latinos en Accion en Waltham. Among those in attendance were State Senator Mike Barrett, Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan, Governor's Councillor Marilyn Devaney,
and Waltham City Councillors Robert G. Logan (WDCC Chairman), and Carlos Vidal.
Waltham Democrats held their caucus to elect delegates to the 2016 State Democratic Convention on Saturday, March 12, 2016 at the Northeast Elementary School.
The 2016 State Democratic Convention was held at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, on Saturday June 4, 2016.
The Annual Waltham Democratic City Committee held its 10th Annual BBQ & Picnic on August 13, 2015, at Prospect Hill Park, Waltham.
WDCC Chairman Robert Logan worked the grill as members and guests enjoyed hamburgers, hot dogs, and veggie burgers.
Once again the weather was beautiful, the conversation was lively, and everyone had a great time.
Joshua Ostroff, Outreach Director for Transportation for Massachusetts (T4MA) was the guest speaker at our March meeting, and spoke to Waltham Democrats about the recent troubles with the MBTA
and the need to invest in public transportation. Josh is a Natick Selectman, a past president of the Massachusetts Municipal Association (MMA), and a strong proponent of transportation and public engagement.
Josh also serves as the Massachusetts Outreach Director for Transportation for America, a national alliance to support state and federal funding of transportation investment to secure economic prosperity.