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Appointments by the Board of Selectmen

Pursuant to the Town Charter, Section 5, 3-5-1 and Section 6, 3-6-1 the Board of Selectmen have the power to appoint individuals to various boards and committees.  If you are interested in serving on a board/committee, please send a copy of your resume and a brief statement as to why you would like to serve  via email to:


Or via mail to:

Select Board
580 High Street
Westwood, MA 02090

Boards and Committee Information

For more information on each board/committee including the members who serve on those boards/committees, click here.


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 Christine at 781-326-4172.