Today is the final day to submit your resume if you want to volunteer to serve on one of three Barrington boards and commissions with vacancies.
The Town Council is looking for volunteers to serve on the boards, including a brand new one. The councilors will interview candidates at its July 30 meeting.
Here are the boards with vacancies:
The Committee for Renewable Energy for Barrington (CREB) needs one member. It is charged with advising the Town Council on short and long term strategies to promote energy efficiency, thereby creating savings and reducing the environmental impact of town energy use through conservation and the use of sustainable energy resources.
The Conservation Commission also needs a member. The board reviews applications for variances or special use permits that are submitted to the Zoning Board for projects in or near wetlands and water bodies.
Discover Newport, formerly the Newport County/Bristol County Convention & Visitors Bureau is seeking a member to represent the Town of Barrington on its board of directors. Volunteers should be associated with the hospitality industry and employed in one of the following areas: lodging, attractions, dining, shopping, recreation, transportation or special events.
Résumé forms can be obtained through the Barrington website, at the Town Clerk's Office in Town Hall, or at the library.