Staff

     West Bridgewater Housing Authority

7 Esther Drive

West Bridgewater MA  02379

       one: 508-588-2781    FAX:508-588-1242

            Executive Director: Betty Gibbons

             Email:   Bgibbons@westbridgewaterha.org

             Monday-Wednesday 8 am – 12 pm Thursday 8 am – 10 am

 

The West Bridgewater Housing Authority Board is made up of 4 elected members by the town and one (*) appointed member by the governor.

Commissioner:                                                                                  Term of Office

Paula M. Bunker – Chairperson 2018-2021
Raymund S. Rogers – Vice Chair 2019-2024
John Cruz – Treasurer 2020-2025
Dennis Packard – Tenant member 2018-2021
Diane Perry – Governor’s Appointee 2018-2023

 

The Board meets on a monthly basis (the 2nd Wednesday of the month) at  the Housing Authority Office/Community Room at 7 PM, 7 Esther Drive.

(DUE TO COVID-19, MOST MEETINGS ARE CURRENTLY HELD IN A VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT)  

Responsibilities of the Housing Authority Board of Commissioners:

  • Oversee the day to day operations with the Executive Director;
  • Adopting all procedure and policies that govern the Housing Authority;
  • Review all financial transactions including recent expenditures as signing of checks, budgets, operating statements etc.;
  • Read and review the minutes of prior meeting and vote on such;
  • Interview and coordinate with Executive Director the hiring of new employee if needed;
  • Review all contracts and construction that may arise and vote on said articles;
  • Acknowledge any grievances that the Executive Director may bring to the meeting regarding either tenants or employees;
  • Yearly evaluation of the Executive Director and review with her/him and vote on evaluation;
  • Approve or disapprove all maintenance contracts;