The Cemetery Commission typically meets once a month. Meetings are posted on the main Town calendar. A meeting should not be considered set until the agenda is posted on the Town’s main webpage two business days prior to the meeting. Agendas are also typically posted at Town Hall and in local newspapers.
Meetings are open to the public and begin with time designated as an open forum to allow for citizens to air their questions and concerns that are not related to specific action items slated on the agenda. Speakers are limited to 10 minutes each. Individuals who desire more time to speak should contact the Cemetery Department two weeks prior to the next scheduled meeting and request to be placed on the agenda. The public is encouraged to comment on cemetery needs as they perceive them.
The Cemetery Commission is responsible for setting the rules and regulations and the fee structure relating to Westford’s six public cemeteries: