Select Board


(Select Board members shown from left to right) Alissa Nicol, David D. Martin, Francesca Arsenault, Jim Snyder-Grant, Dean A. Charter

Board Members: 

Jim Snyder-Grant, Chair
Francesca Arsenault, Vice Chair
Dean A. Charter, Clerk
David D. Martin, Member
Alissa Nicol, Member

Phone: (978) 929-6611


Meetings are held bi-weekly on Mondays (monthly in the summer) at 7:00 PM. Please check the calendar for official meeting postings. Citizens are encouraged to attend the meetings. The start of each meeting always begins with inviting citizens to speak about concerns on any topic not on the printed agenda.

View Scheduled Meeting Dates

View Upcoming Posted Meetings

Agendas , Votes Recorded , Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Votes recorded document is published following the meeting.  Minutes are available following approval.

Select Board Statement of Respect for All - July 2021

The Select Board values all Acton's residents. Any type of hurtful speech or action, targeting anyone for who they are, is unacceptable here, including racism, antisemitism, ethnic slurs, homo or trans-phobia, ableism, etc. Respect for everyone is expected in all interactions in our community.

Additional Resources

Information on Zoning for Groundwater Protection in Acton

2023 Select Board Short and Long Term Goals

2023 Public Works Facility Building Committee - Charge

2023 Holiday Display Policy

Current Select Board Liaisons (5/10/2023)

2022 Select Board Short and Long Term Goals

Antisemitism Proclamation

2022 Policy Encouraging Building with Clean Energy

2022 DPW Facility Study Committee Charge

2021 Select Board Goals

Notice Regarding Change from Board of Selectmen to Select Board

Updates from the Chair

Public Shade Tree Removal Policy

Statement on December 17 and January 7 Racist Incidents

Acton Policy Against Racism November 12 2020

Proclamation Celebrating the 19th Amendment

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Commission - Charge

Board of Selectmen Goals Established July 2020