James Millinazzo  
City Council
Title: Councilor
Phone: 978-674-4040


Councilor Milinazzo previously served on the Council from 2003 through 2011, serving as Mayor in the 2010-2011 term. In that time he was Chairman of a number of subcommittees including the Economic Development and Housing Subcommittees and served on the Neighborhood and Public Safety Subcommittees, among others.

A 1972 graduate of Lowell High School, Jim received his Bachelor's degree from Merrimack College and Master's in Public Administration from Suffolk University.

Councilor Milinazzo boasts a varied professional career bridging the public and private sectors. He has served as the Director of the city's Division of Planning and Development, as well as the Executive Director of the Lowell Housing Authority. He served as the Executive Director of the Lowell Plan and the Lowell Development and Financial Corporation, Senior Vice President at Lowell Institution for Savings and MASSBANK, and Vice President at TD Bank and now is Vice President of Business Services at Jeanne D'Arc Credit Union.

Councilor Milinazzo lives in the city's Belvidere neighborhood with his wife Anabel. They have one daughter, Julie Durkin, who is married to Lowell attorney Brian Durkin and teaches history at Chelmsford High School. Councilor Milinazzo spends his spare time playing with his grandson Tyler James Durkin, who was born in April 2012. 

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