Call for Committee Members

The Select Board is seeking interested volunteers for the following new committees.   If you are interested in joining, please email:  info@hadleyma.org or cstanley@hadleyma.org  or you can call 413.586.0221.  Please indicate which committee you are interested in joining in your email. 

Civility and Inclusion Committee – to ensure equal rights to all.  This will be a safe space where people can discuss issues that can be brought to the Select Board with a level of protection so action can be taken or policies can be addressed. In addition, it will help identify board trainings, review and update existing policies with new Human Resources Director.

Form of Government Committee- to review the Town of Hadley form of government committee and provide a recommendation for inclusion in the Annual Town Meeting, May 2020.

Climate Change Committee- to address the impact of climate change on the Town of Hadley.  This could include establishing metrics to track the town’s power consumption, looking at emergency preparedness and disaster protection as well as recommending climate specific policies to the Select Board. 

Economic Development Committee- to review possible opportunities to change development pathways in Hadley and to provide zoning and Select Board policy recommendations.

Town By-Law Update Committee - to review and recommend updates to the Town By- laws as appropriate. 

There are several other committees currently seeking members as well, if interested in further information about any of them please email info@hadleyma.org.

Agricultural Commission
Cemetery Committee
Hadley Historical Commission
Disability Commission

“Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.”