Office of the City Clerk

Mission Statement

The City Clerk is the City’s chief election officer and head of the City's Department of Records, which includes City archives and vital records, and custodian of the city seal.  The City Clerk administers the oath of office to City officials and performs all the duties of a municipal clerk as authorized under Massachusetts General Laws. Methuen residents can transact routine City Clerk business in our Customer Service Center located in the Searles Building or by using the online payment system.  Please note that cash payments are no longer accepted.  Payments must be made by check or credit/debit card.*

*Credit/Debit card issuers may charge users an additional fee for credit/debit payments.

If you are interested in becoming an election worker, please email or call Assistant City Clerk Anne Drouin at 978-983-8515. To qualify, you must be a registered voter in Massachusetts.

For useful voter information and forms, CLICK HERE.


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Anne Drouin Assistant City Clerk 978-983-8591
John J. Wilson, Esq. City Clerk 978-983-8515