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Posted on: May 4, 2018

Now Live: City Boards, Commissions, Committees and Officers Webpages

FRAMINGHAM, MA – The City Boards, Commissions, Committees and Officers Webpages Are Now Live! We encourage the community to visit the site to view full descriptions of each board, committee and commission as well as any news and updates regarding vacancies and the online application:

If you have served on a board, commission or committee, thank you for your dedication. If your term has expired or will expire on or before June 30, 2018, please complete the online application if you are interested in continuing to serve your community. In accordance Framingham Home Rule Charter Article X, Section 7 (t), “…the terms all members of multiple-member bodies, unless otherwise provided for by this charter, shall be abolished as of June 30, 2018 or when successors have been appointed, whichever is later.”

In accordance with the Framingham Home Rule Charter, Article III, Section 3 (b), “The Mayor shall appoint the members of committees, boards, commission or officers for whom no other method of appointment or selection is provided by the Charter. All such members of committees, boards, commission or officers, with the exception of members of the board of assessors, shall be residents of Framingham. The Mayor may also appoint such ad hoc committees or working groups as the Mayor deems appropriate to advise the mayor on matters affecting the municipality. The Mayor shall strive to the extent practicable to seek appointees to such committees, boards, commissions and/or offices from the entire city, reflecting both demographic and geographic diversity of membership.”

City of Framingham boards and commissions that issue licenses or permits, such as the Conservation Commission, Licensing Board, Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals and the Board of Health will require you to complete a full application packet. Click here to see a list of current positions available.

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