Volunteers are critical to the function and success of the Town. The following Boards, Commissions and Departments are seeking volunteers. Please contact the Town Clerk’s office at (401) 377-7777 with questions or interest.
- Affordable Housing Partnership
- Planning Board
- Conservation Commission
- Historic District Commission
- Planning Board
- Recreation Commission
- Zoning Board Of Review
Planning Board Is Seeking One Alternate Member
The Planning Board consists of five members and two alternates, appointed by the Town Council for terms of five years. The Planning Board is responsible for studies of the resources and needs of the town with reference to its physical, economic, and social growth and development as affecting the health, safety, morals and general welfare of the people. This board prepares and adopts a comprehensive plan for the development of the town.
The Planning Board meets the first Wednesday of each month at 7pm at Town Hall.
Economic Development Commission Is Seeking Members
The Economic Development Commission consists of seven members, appointed by the Town Council for terms of five years. The Economic Development Commission is responsible for studying, investigating, promoting and encouraging the preservation, expansion and sound development in the town of industry, business, commerce and tourism. The Commission shall be considered the economic development agency in the town. The Economic Development Commission is currently inactive due to lack of membership.
Recreation Commission Is Seeking Members
The Recreation Commission consists of five members, appointed by the Town Council for terms of five years. This commission is responsible for the creation and management of recreation facilities. The Recreation Commission meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7:30pm at the Crandall House.