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Board and Commission Vacancies 

Are you interested in joining town government as a volunteer on our various Boards and Commissions? 

Want to know more about a particular board? Click on the name of the board below. The Town of Durham has vacancies on the following:
 

Board Name

# Vacancies

Position

Requirements

Ethics Commission

1

Alternate

Must be filled by a registered Republican per Charter Sec. 2.6 (2)


Must be filled by 12/3/21 per 
Code of Ethics Ordinance

Agriculture Commission

2

Alternate
Alternate

2021 End of Year appointments

No affiliation requirement, must follow Minority Representation

Economic Development Commission

1

Regular

 

2021 End of Year appointments

No affiliation requirement, must follow Minority Representation

 

To apply, please contact the Office of the First Selectman at 860-349-3625 or email Laura Francis

 

Town Charter Section 2.3 Minority Rule
The town follows Minority Representation based on the maximum number of members of any board, commission, committee, or similar body of the state or any political subdivision thereof, whether elective or appointive, except any such board, commission, committee, or body whose members are elected on the basis of a geographical division of the state or such political subdivision, who may be members of the same political parties shall be as specified in the following table:

Total Membership  Maximum from One Party 
3 2
4 3
5 4
6 4
7 5
8 5
9 6
 More than 9 No more than two-thirds of total membership