There shall be a Permanent Town Building Committee, consisting of 7 members, appointed by the Select Board for three years. For initial appointment, three members will be appointed for three years; two members appointed for two years, two members for one year. Thereafter, members will serve three-year terms. The composition of the committee shall include, to the extent possible, one attorney, one architect, one civil/mechanical or structural engineer, and an individual who is primarily engaged in the construction business. The School Committee, Select Board and Capital Planning Committee may appoint non-voting liaisons to this committee.
MaryBeth Bergeron, Chair, exp. 2025
Vacancy, exp. 2026
Tom Ewing, exp. 2023
Vincent McPartland, exp. 2025
Kirstin Avery, exp. 2024
Kiernan Mulcahy, exp. 2025
Vacancy, exp. 2025
Upon the initial appointment, the Permanent Town Building Committee shall draft policies and procedures for review and approval by the Select Board.
The function and duties of the Permanent Town Building Committee shall be to advise the Town Manager and Select Board on the future needs for Town buildings and to review and comment on capital projects related to Town buildings including schools. In addition, the committee shall serve as an advisory design review committee and review new construction and/or renovations of Town buildings.
Evaluate use of buildings-advise on current use of space and ways to improve it
Monitor large maintenance projects and advise on progress
Periodically review and maintain the inventory of buildings
Advise on the long-term building needs list for the town