Appointments by the Select Board
Pursuant to the Town Charter, Section 5, 3-5-1 and Section 6, 3-6-1 the Select Board has the power to appoint individuals to various boards and committees. If you are interested in serving on a board/committee, fill out an application. Submit your completed application and a copy of your resume by email or by mail as listed below.
Interim Executive Assistant
580 High Street
Westwood, MA 02090
For more information on each board/committee including the members who serve on those boards/committees, click here.
Town of Westwood Charter
Section 5. Power to Appoint Town Boards and Commissions
3-5-1. The board shall have the power to appoint: a board of health, a council on aging, a conservation commission, a recreation commission, election officers, registrars of voters and such other boards, commissions and committees as are authorized by the General Laws, this charter, town by-laws or the town meeting, for whom appointment is not otherwise provided.
Section 6. Power to Rescind Appointments
3-6-1. The board shall have the power to rescind any appointment to any board, commission, committee or individual office made under this chapter, provided that the appointee shall first have been served with written notice of the board’s intention and reasons for rescinding said appointment.
If you have any questions about applying for a board/committee, please contact the Select Board Office at (781) 326-4172.