Permit Advisory Committee


  • Charles E. Doody,  Select Board
  • Bob McCarthy, Citizen at Large, Appointed by the Moderator
  • Ed Walsh, Building Commissioner
  • James Quigley, Planning Board
  • Taylor Torres, Town Planner
  • Greg Pando, Zoning
  • Regen Milani , Con com
  • Chief Helena Rafferty, Police 
  • Chief Wendell E. Robery, Fire
  • Mike Mattera, Citizen at Large
  • Gene Manning, Economic Development

These positions are appointed by the Select Board.
 To reach the chair, please send an email. 


Depending on the size and scale of your project, it may be to your advantage to have the Building Commissioner schedule a meeting for you with the PAC. The Building Commissioner shall call together the PAC within fourteen (14) days of receipt of your application. You will be asked to bring certain information including a concept site plan. A fully engineered plan with utilities is not needed. The PAC was created to help streamline the application and review process by performing a preliminary staff review of proposed projects. The Building Commissioner or Designee acts as a coordinator for projects reviewed by the PAC and is responsible for Agenda/scheduling the meetings.

Mission and Goals

Inform developers of the many requirements which must be satisfied throughout the approval process. Help or assist the developer comprehend the Town's approval process. 


Volunteer Opportunities

Preferred qualifications for volunteers are knowledge of Town's plans, goals, initiatives and the Master Plan.  The approximate time commitment is one meeting per month.  

Please see the Volunteer Opportunities page for current vacancies on this committee.