Shrewsbury seeks candidates to fill two seats on ZBA


Shrewsbury seeks candidates to fill two seats on ZBA
Shrewsbury’s Town Hall stands within the town’s municipal campus off Maple Street. (Photo/Laura Hayes)

SHREWSBURY – The Select Board is accepting applications to fill two vacancies on the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA).

One vacant seat is for a two-year term, expiring on March 31, 2025. The other is an associate member seat for a one-year term, expiring on March 31, 2024.

The ZBA has five full members appointed to serve two-year terms and three associate members appointed to one-year terms.

According to information provided by the Select Board, the ZBA is “responsible to hear appeals brought by residents pursuant to Chapter 40A of the General Laws and the Zoning By-Law of the Town of Shrewsbury.”

The ZBA normally meets on the last Monday of the month. However, additional meetings may be scheduled according to the board’s caseload.

To be eligible to serve on the ZBA, you must be a registered voter in Shrewsbury.

Those interested in being considered for these vacancies should submit a letter of interest and qualifications to Chair Maurice DePalo, Select Board, 100 Maple Ave., Shrewsbury, MA 01545 or [email protected].

The deadline to apply is 4:30 p.m., Friday, March 3.