Town of Wakefield, MA
Middlesex County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
The following is an alphabetical list of votes taken at Town Meeting relating to various officers, boards, committees and commissions. Consult municipal records for a more detailed description of the action.
Name
Adoption Date/ Art. No.
Description
Capital Outlay Committee
5-3-1993 ATM/39
Committee of 7 to determine present and future capital needs of the town
Clerk, Town
3-22-1971 ATM/55
Increase term of office from 1 year to 3 years
Collector of Taxes
10-29-1945 STM/2
3-year term
Conservation Commission
2-11-1991 STM/3
Increase membership from 5 to 7, with 2 to be associate members
Handicapped Commission
5-14-1990 STM/2
Increase membership from 5 to 7
Health, Board of; Town Sanitarian
5-19-1980 STM/11
Designated as enforcing officers of MGL C. 270, § 16 (dumping and littering)
Municipal Light Board
3-22-1979 ATM/20
Increase membership from 3 to 5
Police Force, Reserve
11-28-1977 STM/7
Increase membership from 6 to 8
Recreation Committee
3-17-1958 STM/45
Elect 7 members by ballot as provided for in MGL C. 45, § 14
3-16-1967 ATM/49
Reduce membership from 7 to 5
School Committee
4-4-1956 STM/41
Increase membership from 6 to 7
3-18-1974 ATM/25
Reduce membership from 9 to 7
5-6-1993 ATM/15
Reduce membership from 7 to 5
Selectmen, Board of
11-6-2017 RTM/5
Change name to “Town Council”
Treasurer
10-16-1972 STM/10
Authorized to issue notes of the town
Welfare, Board of
9-5-1933 STM/3
Increase membership from 3 to 5