Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trusts Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Mar 22, 2013, 15:37 ET from Eaton Vance Management

BOSTON, March 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- At their annual meeting held today, shareholders of Eaton Vance Municipal Income Trust (NYSE: EVN), Eaton Vance California Municipal Income Trust (NYSE MKT: CEV), Eaton Vance Massachusetts Municipal Income Trust (NYSE MKT: MMV), Eaton Vance Michigan Municipal Income Trust (NYSE MKT: EMI), Eaton Vance New Jersey Municipal Income Trust (NYSE MKT: EVJ), Eaton Vance New York Municipal Income Trust (NYSE MKT: EVY), Eaton Vance Ohio Municipal Income Trust (NYSE MKT: EVO) and Eaton Vance Pennsylvania Municipal Income Trust (NYSE MKT: EVP) (the "Trusts"), each a closed-end investment company, voted to elect Scott E. Eston, Thomas E. Faust Jr. and Allen R. Freedman as Class II Trustees of each Trust, each for a three-year term.  The current Class I and Class III Trustees of each Trust, who serve staggered terms, were not up for election and remain in office. 

The shareholder meeting for APS holders of Municipal Income Trust, California Municipal Income Trust, Massachusetts Municipal Income Trust, Michigan Municipal Income Trust, New Jersey Municipal Income Trust, New York Municipal Income Trust, Ohio Municipal Income Trust and Pennsylvania Municipal Income Trust has been adjourned until April 26, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. and will be held at the principal office of the Trusts, Two International Place, Boston, Massachusetts 02110.  The Annual Meeting for APS holders of the Trusts was adjourned to provide the Trusts with additional time to solicit proxies from APS holders to establish the requisite quorum for the conduct of business at the Annual Meeting.

Each Trust is managed by Eaton Vance Management, a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE: EV), based in Boston, one of the oldest investment management firms in the United States, with a history dating back to 1924. Eaton Vance and its affiliates managed $247.8 billion in assets as of January 31, 2013, offering individuals and institutions a broad array of investment products and wealth management solutions. The Company's long record of providing exemplary service and attractive returns through a variety of market conditions has made Eaton Vance the investment manager of choice for many of today's most discerning investors.  For more information about Eaton Vance, visit


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