If you would like more information about serving on one of our many Boards and Committees, please contact Nicci Roebuck in the Town Administrator's Office at 978-468-5520 x2 or email@example.com. You may also submit a letter of interest and resume addressed to the Board of Selectmen at firstname.lastname@example.org or via mail to Wenham Town Hall, 138 Main Street, Wenham, MA 01984.
Council on Aging - 3 Openings - Three Year Terms ; 5 Associate Member Openings - Three Year Terms
To identify needs of Wenham’s elders, develop programs and services to meet those needs, to educate the community on elder issues and to advocate on behalf of elders. To set goals and objectives and support staff in implementing and promoting the COA’s mission.
Hamilton-Wenham Community Access & Media - 2 Openings - Three Year Terms
A committee charged with recommending policy, monitoring on-going operation of the cable system and the local cable studio, and assuring that the licensee is responsible to the respective Boards of Selectmen.
Hamilton-Wenham Cultural Council - Three Year Terms
Works to inform the public, qualify applications, and dispense funds allocated by the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC), a state agency. The budget of the MCC is determined by the state legislature and the MCC's source of funds is the Megabucks lottery game. Its purpose is to re-grant state funds for community based arts, humanities, and interpretive science projects and activities to benefit the residents of Hamilton and Wenham. Grant decisions are subject to final approval by the MCC.
Iron Rail Commission - 1 Opening - One Year Term; 1 Opening - Three Year Term
To maintain, repair and protect the Iron Rail property. To aggressively plan for rental, gymnasium and meadow use in order to create income, revitalize the land and encourage active use of the area for educational enjoyment by all townspeople. To work with other town groups in arranging for orderly use of the land, including the layout of roads and the negotiating of locations for specific site use, safety and scheduling.
Logan Airport Community Advisory Committee - 1 Opening - Two Year Term
The Board of Selectmen is currently accepting letters of interest for a resident to represent Wenham on the Logan Airport Community Advisory Committee for a term through June of 2018. For more information on this position, please click *here*. Please direct letters of interest to the Board of Selectmen, Wenham Town Hall, 138 Main Street, Wenham, MA, 01984 or via email to Nicci Roebuck in the Town Administrator/Board of Selectmen's Office at email@example.com. Please contact us with any questions at 978-468-5520 x2.
Veterans Committee - 1 Opening - Three Year Term
The mission of the Veterans Committee is to perpetuate and support Veterans ceremonies, events, and other activities in the Town of Wenham. The Veterans Committee will assist veterans and their families, as appropriate, in cooperation with other organizations and agencies. Click *here* for the complete Veterans Committee Charge.
Wenham Issues of Social Services Help (WISSH) Committee - 1 Opening - One Year Term
A Committee approved by the Board of Selectmen to assist in serving Wenham residents in need of temporary financial or social service assistance. No town monies are used, WISSH functions on donations from both residents and businesses. The mission of WISSH is to identify the social-service needs of Wenham residents and to coordinate and implement appropriate immediate unmet financial assistance to those in need.
Zoning Board of Appeals - 2 Associate Member Openings - Two Year Terms
Exercises all powers granted to it by Massachusetts General Laws, Chapters 40A, 40B and 41 and the Town of Wenham Zoning Bylaw. The Board hears and decides applications for special permits, appeals or petitions for variances from regulations governing dimensions of land or structures, appeals taken by any aggrieved by reason of his inability to obtain a permit or enforcement action under the provisions of MGL Ch 40A, and applications for comprehensive permits.