Board & Commission Vacancies
The Town of Stafford has a strong commitment to citizen participation as evidenced by the number of citizen boards and commissions; some are required by the State of Connecticut and others are created by the Board of Selectman. These boards and commissions exercise a variety of advisory, administrative, and quasi-judicial functions that are essential to the operation of town government. These bodies compose a formal system through which citizens can advise and influence on issues affecting the Town.
The following are vacancies on boards, commissions and committees:
|2 regular vacancy and 3 alternate positions
|Economic Development Commission
|Emergency Services Commission
|2 alternate vacancies
|Historic Advisory Commission
|1 regular vacancies, 2 alternate vacancies
|2 alternate vacancies
|Planning & Zoning Alternate
|3 alternate vacancies
|Service District Commission
Term lengths, specific objectives, and membership requirements for boards and commissions are outlined in the Town Ordinances. These ordinances serve as a comprehensive guide, providing the necessary details that define the structure and functions of each board and commission within our community. This information is available on the Town Ordinances page: Section 1 - Position Appointments Town Commissions & Boards
All board and commission meetings are open to the public; schedules are posted on the Town Meeting Calendar.
Specific board information: in the lefthand menu, select a specific board or commission to learn more about respective functions.
Take Action to Serve
All appointments to town boards and commissions are made during the Board of Selectmen's monthly meetings. Applications are welcomed at any time throughout the year, and you can express your interest by completing the Application of Interest (PDF) form. Even if the board or commission you're interested in currently does not have a vacancy, rest assured that your application will be considered for future opportunities that may arise over the year (your application will be kept on file in the Office of the First Selectmen). Your commitment to serving our community is appreciated, and we look forward to the possibility of working together to enhance the well-being of Stafford.