Town of Sharon, MA
Norfolk County
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[Adopted as Art. 36 of the Town Bylaws]
There shall be established a Community Preservation Committee for the purpose of administering the Community Preservation Act, MGL c. 44B, which shall consist of seven members as follows: one member from the Conservation Commission established under MGL c. 40, § 8C, as designated by that Commission, who shall serve for an initial term of three years; one member from the Historical Commission established under MGL c. 40, § 8D, as designated by that Commission, who shall serve for an initial term of two years; one member from the Planning Board established under MGL c. 41, § 81A, as designated by that Board, who shall serve for an initial term of three years; one member appointed by the Select Board, acting as Park Commissioners under MGL c. 45, § 2, as designated by that Board, who shall serve for an initial term of two years; and one member from the Housing Authority established under MGL c. 121B, § 3, as designated by that Authority, who shall serve for an initial term of three years. The remaining two members of said Committee shall be at-large members, one appointed by the Select Board, and one appointed by the Moderator, each for an initial term of one year. Thereafter, each member shall be appointed for a three-year term. Members may be reappointed for consecutive terms. Vacancies shall be filled by the original appointing authority.
Applications for exemption from the Community Preservation Act[1] (CPA) surcharge must be filed with the Board of Assessors on or before December 15 of each year, or three months after the actual (not preliminary) real estate tax bills are mailed for the fiscal year, if later.
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Editor's Note: See MGL c. 44B, § 1 et seq.