Final List of Town Wide Candidates - Please see this link
Final List of Town Meeting Candidates here.
The Town of Wellesley depends on the active participation of its citizens in governance of the town. Wellesley has 11 Boards and Committees elected at the Annual Town election each year in March. The seats on these boards are staggered so that one or two seats are elected each year for 3 year terms. (Planning and Housing are 5 year terms).
Wellesley also has a representative Town Meeting for 240 members elected by voting precinct. Town Meeting Members have staggered three year terms so 10 are elected each year from each precinct. Town Meeting meets in March/April to vote on operating budgets, capital expenditures and bylaws for the town.
The offices on the ballot for the March 7, 2017 election are: 1 seat each for Board of Assessors, Board of Public Works, Planning Board and Board of Health, Recreation Commission, Housing Authority (3 years), and Moderator (1 year); 2 seats each for Board of Selectmen, School Committee, Library Trustees, Natural Resources Commission; all 10 Town Meeting seats for each precinct.
UPDATE 1/4/17 - Due to a resignation there is now a ONE YEAR term available for the PLANNING BOARD.
Please call Town Clerk, Kathy Nagle, at 781-431-1019 ext. 2250 if you have any questions.