Historical Commission

Appointed by:
Seven Commissioners, up to five Associates
Three Years for Commissioners
One Year for Associates
Meeting Schedule:
Second Thursday of the Month
Legal basis:
MGL Chapter 40, Section 8D, ATM 1977, Article 22
Purpose: Established for the preservation, protection and development of the historical and archeological assets of the Town. The Commission conducts research for places of historic or archeological value, cooperates with state archeologists, and seeks to coordinate the activities of unofficial bodies organized for similar purposes. It may advertise, prepare, print and distribute written materials which it deems necessary for its work. Makes recommendations for the preservation of historic sites or objects to the Board of Selectmen.

Historical Commission Office