Citizen Involvement

The Town of Matthews welcomes interaction and participation with citizens. There are a number of ways you can actively participate with town government. The Police, Fire & EMS and Parks & Recreation Departments all have volunteer opportunities for citizens.

The Town has a number of committees and boards where citizens can make a difference.

 The Town of Matthews has seven active boards and committees. The board and committees are: the Board of Adjustment, Appearance/Tree Advisory Committee, Economic Development Advisory Committee, Environmental Advisory Committee, Historic Preservation Advisory Committee, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Advisory Committee, Planning Board and the Transportation Advisory Committee.

For complete details on every committee, their responsibilities, meeting times and locations, etc. click here.

If you are interested in serving on any of the boards and committees you must submit an application to the Town Clerk.