Mayor Thomas M. McGee announced Monday he will not run for re-election.
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New Lynn plan aims to tackle systemic racism

LYNN — Lynn is one of six Greater Boston communities selected to receive technical assistance to create and implement racial equity plans through the Racial Equity Municipal Action Plan (REMAP) program. 

The city was selected from 22 applications received for the first round of the REMAP program, a collaboration among the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC), the Government Alliance on Race and Equity, and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, according to Mayor Thomas M. McGee's office. 

The REMAP program is aimed at helping cities and towns transparently and effectively address racism and inequity, which has been highlighted in recent months following the death of George Floyd at the hands of a whi…

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