Applicants sought for Finance Committee

Feb 18, 2021

Interested in serving on the Dartmouth Finance Committee? Applications are now being accepted to fill a vacancy on the board.

The available seat would fill the remainder of committee member Louis Garabaldi’s term ending in June 2022.

The nine-member committee meets most Thursday evenings, especially before Town Meeting. Its role is to advise Town Meeting. Members review each Town Meeting warrant article and makes a recommendation. The Committee is also responsible for administering the Town’s reserve fund.

Those interested in serving on the committee should have a basic understanding of town government and financial statements, be analytical thinkers, and have a willingness to ask questions and share their views during meetings. Members will also be expected to attend Town Meetings and work with the public and various constituent groups. 

Those interested in being considered for appointment should send a letter of interest and resume by March 1 to Melissa Haskell, Town Moderator, 400 Slocum Road, Dartmouth, MA 02747 or email