The next meeting of the Waltham Democratic City Committee will be held this Thursday, February 16th, 2017
at 7:00PM in the Auditorium at Waltham Government Center, 119 School Street (Corner of Lexington Street), Waltham.
The special guest speaker for our February meeting will be the new Chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic Party, Gus Bickford.
New members welcome. Bring a friend!
Registered Democrats in Waltham will be holding a caucus at the Northeast Elementary School on Putney Lane on Saturday, March 4th at 10:00am
to elect 30 delegates and 35 alternates for the 2017 Massachusetts Democratic Convention, where Democrats from across Massachusetts will gather
to adopt a new Party Platform. The Convention will be held on Saturday, June 3rd at the Tsongas Arena in Lowell.
The caucus is open to all registered and pre-registered Democrats in Waltham, and the Democratic Committee welcomes all eligible participants.
Any person who is not 18 years of age at the time of the caucus but will be 18 by the 2018 Primary date (September 11, 2018) may pre-register
to vote with their City or City Clerk. Delegates will be divided equally between men and women, and all ballots will be written and secret. In the
spirit of inclusion, youth, minorities, and people with disabilities who are not elected as delegates or alternates may apply to be add-on delegates,
either at their caucus or online at www.massdems.org
The Waltham Democratic City Committee meets on the third Thursday of each month (except July and August) in the Auditorium at Waltham
Government Center, 119 School Street, Waltham. For more information on the caucus or the committee please contact
Chairman Robert G. Logan at 781-893-3572 or contact the committee at WalthamDemocrats@yahoo.com
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.