The Selectboard and South Hadley Electric Light Department (SHELD) Municipal Light Board (MLB) are seeking interested individuals to fill a vacancy on the three-member electric light board. While members of the board are elected, vacancies between terms are filled by joint appointment of the Selectboard and remaining SHELD commissioners. The successful candidate will serve until next year’s annual town election in April of 2016, at which time he or she may seek election.
Interested individuals should fill out and submit an on-line application on the town website by clicking the link below. All candidates will be interviewed at a joint meeting of the Selectboard and MLB on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Applicants are encouraged to apply by Friday, August 28th, but applications will be accepted up to and until the time of the meeting. For more information about the SHELD Municipal Light Board, its duties and responsibilities, please contact SHELD Director Wayne Doerpholz at (413) 536-1050.