Openings on town boards and commissions

Anyone interested should write to the Town Council
Thu, 11/08/2018 - 4:30pm

The following is a list of Town Council-appointed board, committee, and commission seats that will be open as of December 1.

The numbers represent known vacancies, anticipated vacancies, and expiring terms which may, or may not, be renewed and do not necessarily mean those seats need to be filled.

According to Town Council Rules and Regulations, the list is announced to the public with hope that those who may be interested in serving the town on any of these boards, committees, or commissions will notify the Town Council in writing.

Block Island Housing Board: 4 (At-large, housing advocate, real estate rep, conservation rep)

Commission for Motor Vehicles For Hire: 2 (Chamber/Tourism rep, licensee)

Conservation Commission: 2

Deer Task Force: 5

Emergency Management Agency: 3

Emergency Management Task Force: 9 (Composition mandated by law)

Harbors Committee: 4 (three three-year terms; one alternate one-year term)

Historic District Commission: 2

Juvenile Hearing Review Board: 1

Library Board of Trustees: 2

New Shoreham Broadband Committee: 8

New Shoreham Tourism Council: 3

North Light Commission: 3

Old Harbor Task Force: 6

Planning Board: 1

Recreation Board: 5 (three two-year terms; two alternate one-year terms)

School Building Committee: 8

Senior Advisory Committee: 3

Shellfish Commission: 2

Zoning Board: 4 (two five-year terms; two alternate one-year terms)

Block Island Early Learning Center: One town representative

Block Island Health Services: One town representative