Disability Commission

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Our Vision: The Town of Yarmouth will always be a welcoming community that emphasizes integration, inclusion and accessibility for all.

Meetings

  • 2nd Friday of each month

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meeting. Minutes are available following approval.

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Mission Statement

The Disability Commission advises and assists the Town of Yarmouth to ensure it complies with Federal and State regulations regarding people with physical, intellectual or developmental disabilities. We endeavor to educate and raise awareness to our community about the needs and rights of people with disabilities. The Commission functions as a liaison between concerned residents and the Town.

Members

The Disability Commission is a five to thirteen member elected board, each of whom serves for a three-year term. The members are appointed by the Board of Selectmen.

  • David Botting, Chair
    Term Expires: 2022
  • Gail Charette, Vice-Chairperson
    Term Expires: 2023
  • Evelyn Beal, Secretary/Clerk
    Term Expires: 2021
  • George "Jody" Warner, Member
    Term Expires: 2023
  • Drew Krauss, Member
    Term Expires: 2022
  • Sharon Ladley, Member
    Term Expires: 2022 
     

Responsibilities

Purpose: Advises and assists the Town in ensuring compliance with Federal and State regulations affecting people with disabilities.
Legal Basis: BMGL Chapter 40, Section 8J

DISABILITY COMMISSION
Appointed by:
Selectmen
Members:
Five-Thirteen
Term:
Three Years
Meeting Schedule:
As needed
Legal basis:
BMGL Chapter 40, Section 8J
Purpose: Advises and assists the Town in ensuring compliance with federal and state regulations affecting people with disabilities.
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