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Boards & Commissions

Durham’s Boards and Commissions are an essential part of our municipal government. The volunteers that make up our Town’s boards and commissions serve for the betterment of our wonderful community.

Board and Commission meeting during COVID-19 Pandemic:

If circumstances warrant, the meeting may be held entirely or partially by electronic means and specific information regarding participation in such meetings will be provided in advance of the meetings pursuant to state law or applicable executive orders.

Important Resources:
New Procedures for Remote, Hybrid and In-Person Meeting July 1, 2021 to April 30, 2022 
  How to Run Legal and Effective Meetings 2020 CCM 
2021 Annual Meeting Date Reminder and Code of Ethics for New Members

     Guidelines for Chairmen and Committee Members 
     FOI Helpful Guidelines

  • Administering Board For Property Tax Relief ESV
  • Agriculture Commission
  • Animal Control Officer
  • Animal Control Search Committee 
  • Board of Assessment Appeals
  • Board of Education Regional School District 13
  • Board of Finance
  • Board of Selectmen
  • Building Code Board of Appeals 
  • Compensation Review/Personnel Policy
  • Conservation Commission
  • Durham Middlefield Interlocal Agreement Advisory Board (DMIAAB)
  • DMIAAB Task Force
  • Economic Development Commission
  • Ethics Commission
  • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee (EDI) 
  • Fire Company Trustees
  • Historic District Commission
  • Historic Properties Study Committee
  • Infrastructure Commitee
  • Inland Wetlands & Water Courses Agency
  • Korn School Feasibility Assessment Committee
  • Library Board of Trustees 
  • Lower Connecticut River Valley Council of Governments (LCCRVCOG)
  • Middlesex Area Transit District (MAT) - see Agenda/Minutes folder
  • Planning and Zoning Commission 
  • Public Safety Committee
  • Public Safety Facility Renovations Committee
  • Public Works Building Oversight Committee 
  • Recreation Committee         
  • Senior Citizen Board
  • Skating Pond Committee
  •  Sustainable Durham (FKA- Clean Energy and Sustainable Task Force)
  • Town Green Revitalization Project (FKA-Town Green Tree Design Committee) 
  • Water Commission   
  • Zoning Board of Appeals