2K2A6480Tim Toomey currently serves as the State Representative for the 26th Middlesex District and as a Cambridge City Councillor. Tim was born in Cambridge, raised in East Cambridge, and currently resides on Sixth Street.  He is a graduate of Matignon High School and earned a degree in government from Suffolk University in 1975.

Tim has dedicated much of his life to public service. He was elected to the Cambridge School Committee in 1985, and then to the Cambridge City Council in 1989. In 1992, he was elected as State Representative for the Massachusetts 26th Middlesex District. With continued support from voters in both Cambridge and Somerville, Tim has proudly served the public in his dual roles as a City Councillor and State Representative for over twenty years.

Tim considers the work he has done on seat-belt and car-seat laws, gun control, LGBT rights and health care reform to be his most important as a legislator. In addition to his work on legislation and policy, Tim continues to focus on serving the public by being an open and accessible legislator, and by providing outstanding constituent services to residents of Cambridge and Somerville. To learn more about where Tim stands on the issues, click the tab on the menu above.