For Immediate Release
Contact: Barnstable Town Council Office: 508-862-4738
Barnstable Residents – an opportunity to become involved in your town’s government, apply for a position on a board committee or commission.
The Town of Barnstable has over 40 boards, committees, and commissions with approximately 291 seats. Our citizen participation is exemplary and the Town
Council appreciates each and every member who serves. When a member moves on, opportunities for new members become available. If you are resident of
Barnstable and believe you have something to offer a board, committee or commission with an open seat, please consider submitting an application. The
appointments committee, made up of five Town Councilors, will interview applicants and make recommendations to the Town Council who vote to appoint members
at their regular meetings.
Town Council Appointments Committee Announces Committee Appointment Opportunities
The Town Council Appointments Committee will be interviewing for open seats on October 22, and 29 for:
Land Acquisition and Preservation Commission
Zoning Board of Appeals
Water Pollution Control Committee
And any other committees that may have open seats.
If you are a resident of the town of Barnstable and are interested in serving on a board or committee, please visit our webpage linked from the town
website and fill out the application: http://www.town.barnstable.ma.us/towncouncil/committeeapp.pdf, for a more
detailed description and responsibilities of the committees listed please contact the office or contact the Town Council office:
email@example.com or phone 508-862-4738 for more information.
Councilor Janet S. Joakim, Chair
Barnstable Town Council Appointments Committee
Janet S. Joakim
Barnstable Town Council Precinct 6