Board of Selectmen

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The Board of Selectmen serves as the chief policy-making body and executive board of the Town. They appoint a Town Manager to carry out the day-to-day operations of the Town and appoint members of various standing committees. The Board of Selectmen is responsible for setting guidelines for the preparation of the annual budget and to present the budget to Town Meeting. The Selectmen are also responsible for setting the date and warrant articles for the Town Meeting and any Special Town Meeting.


  • 7 p.m.
  • Meet at least twice a month and typically meets every other Thursday
  • Town Hall auditorium
    130 Main Street
    Sandwich, MA 02563

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


The Board of Selectmen is comprised of 5 members elected at large for a 3 year term. View an obituary for Peter Beauchemin.

Licensing Board

The Board of Selectmen serves as the licensing board for the Town and issues licenses for the following:

  • Auctioneers
  • Automobile Dealers
  • Common Victualler
  • Fuel Storage Tanks
  • Liquor Sales
  • Road Races
  • Second Hand Dealers
  • Yard Sale Permits

Visit the Mass.Gov ABCC Website for Liquor License Applications