The Gavel Line

The Gavel Line is the private email discussion group for members of the Massachusetts Moderators Association. It was formed to introduce a convenient way to share information about town meetings and other topics of interest between town meeting moderators.


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Subscribing to Gavel Line

You may participate in the discussion on The Gavel Line if you are an MMA member in good standing. To subscribe, please email Make sure the email address matches the one you wish to use to receive Gavel Line emails. After submitting the email, your request will be reviewed for approval by the list administrator. Upon approval, you will receive a message welcoming you to the Gavel Line. Please limit discussion to topics that pertain to MMA points of interest. For casual conversation or private communication, please use our site’s messaging feature or limit communication to personal email. Thank you for your continued support.

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