Select Board


The Select Board meets on the first and third Monday of the month at 6:30 pm at the Public Safety Building in the Training Room and their meetings are broadcast live on the local cable network AWCATV.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The Select Board serves as Chief Executive of the Town and members are elected for a three-year term. As Ashburnham's principal elective officers, and in addition to their responsibilities under state and local law, the Select Board has general supervision over all matters that are not specifically delegated by law or by vote of the Town to some other officer or board. The Select Board has the authority and responsibility to provide general policy direction; issue administrative orders; appoint and serve as hiring authority for Town Boards, Committees, and officials who administer Town Government; engage and supervise Town Legal Counsel and approve actions in litigation; act as Town licensing authority issuing alcohol, used car and repairman licenses as well as common victualer licenses.