This excerpt taken from the MAC DEF 14A filed Apr 21, 2006.
NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
TO BE HELD ON JUNE 1, 2006
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 2006 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the Annual Meeting) of The Macerich Company, a Maryland corporation (the Company), will be held on Thursday, June 1, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. local time at The Fairmont Miramar Hotel, 101 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, California, for the following purposes described in this Notice:
(1) To elect three members of the Board of Directors, each to serve for a three-year term and until his successor is duly elected and qualifies;
(2) To consider and vote upon the ratification of the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the independent accountants for the Company for the year ending December 31, 2006;
(3) To consider and vote upon a stockholder proposal regarding executive compensation, if properly presented at the meeting; and
(4) To consider and act upon any other matter that may properly be brought before the Annual Meeting and at any adjournment or postponement thereof.
Any action may be taken on the foregoing matters at the Annual Meeting on the date specified above, or on any date or dates to which the Annual Meeting may be adjourned or postponed.
The Board of Directors has fixed the close of business on Tuesday, March 14, 2006 as the record date for determining the stockholders entitled to notice of and to vote at the Annual Meeting and at any adjournment or postponement thereof. Only stockholders of record of the Companys common stock, $.01 par value per share, at the close of business on that date will be entitled to notice of and to vote at the Annual Meeting and at any adjournment or postponement thereof.
You are requested to complete and sign the enclosed form of Proxy, which is being solicited by the Board of Directors, and to mail it promptly in the enclosed postage prepaid envelope. Any Proxy may be revoked by delivery of a later dated Proxy or a written notice of revocation or by attending the Annual Meeting and voting in person.