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Meet the Democratic Team
(VOTE Row A!)

Nominated for the Board of Selectmen is: George W. Hale III, a well-known local businessman with a wide range of experience in town government. Mr. Hale’s experience includes terms on the Board of Selectmen, the Planning Commission, and the Library Board of Trustees. His accomplishments include chairmanship of the first Economic Development Committee, under which the Antiques Trail was established. George treats everyone respectfully, and is a good listener, skills which he will bring to the Board of Selectmen.>> Learn More

Nominated for the Board of Finance is the current chair, Alex DeSorbo. As chairman, Mr. DeSorbo has helped lead Woodbury through a difficult revaluation, a critical bonding endeavor, and maintenance of a level tax rate for four years. Alex has effectively led the BOF to work cooperatively as a board and with the Board of Selectmen in the best interests of Woodbury.

Nominated for the Inland Wetlands Agency are two diligent incumbents, Mary Tyrrell and Don Richards, Alternate. Ms. Tyrrell is the current chair of IWA, and her expertise and leadership are respected by IWA members and the public. Mr. Richards is an experienced, long-serving, and dedicated alternate member of the IWA.

Nominated for the Zoning Commission is Robert Clarke, a long-serving member and the current chair of the Commission. Mr. Clarke has fostered a sense of order and cooperation on the Zoning Commission. He also serves on the Business and Economic Development Adhoc Committee.

For Planning Commission Alternate, Ruth Melchiori is nominated for re-election. Ms. Melchiori is completing her first term with a 100% attendance record, which all Board and Commission members should aspire to achieve.

For Board of Assessment Appeals, Richard Snider is nominated. Mr. Snider currently serves as an Alternate member of BofAA, and also serves as a member of the Retirement and Pension Board. >> Learn More

For Zoning Board of Appeals, Adam Goldberg is nominated. Mr. Goldberg currently serves as an Alternate member of the Zoning Board of Appeals, and brings experience and a willingness to cooperate to the board.

Voter registration for November 7, 2017 Municipal Elections

Last day to register by mail: registration MUST arrive by Oct 31 at the town clerk's office.

Special registration held on Nov 6, 9AM to 5PM for voters whose qualification as to age, citizenship or residence was attained since October 31; e.g. if you turned 18, became a citizen, or moved into town after Oct 31.

Can register online anytime (but should do prior to Oct 31):

If registering 'late' (close to cut off dates), recommendation: register at the Town Clerk's office, instead of registering by mail or online. 


"Guide to Service on Woodbury Boards, Commissions, and Committees (2013)"

"A Positive Step Toward the Future"

A letter from the Woodbury Democratic Town Committee in support of the recently accepted application to the American Institute of Architects, Center for Communities by Design for a Sustainable Design Assessment for Woodbury.



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