Board and Committee Resources

New Public Body Members

Please begin by reviewing the Public Body Member Handbook

Before voting at the first meeting, elected and appointed officials must:

  1. Be sworn to their duties before participating in their first meeting as a voting member. 
  2. Sign the Open Meeting Law (OML) Certification Form and return a copy to the Town Clerk. 
  3. Sign the Acknowledgment of Receipt of Summary of Conflict of Interest Law and return a copy to the Town Clerk. 
  4. Complete the Online Ethics Training. Send a copy of the Completion Certificate to the Town Clerk.

Forms and Guides con be found in the Public Body Member Handbook. The individual sections of the Handbook can be found on our Public Body Member Handbook webpage.

Please contact the Town Clerk's Office with any questions at townclerk@carlislema.gov or 978-369-6155.