This message comes from the Watertown Town Manager via Watertown Patch. The following is copied verbatim from this link. The purpose of posting it here is to give information about about a position which is available that may influence positive changes for bicycle/pedestrian issues in Watertown.
Town Manager Michael J. Driscoll is seeking Watertown citizens interested in serving on the Traffic Commission.
Vacancy/Term: One Member - Two Year Term.
The duties and responsibilities of the Traffic Commission shall include: study the traffic situation in the Town and shall suggest and advise the Town Manager in ways and means to regulate traffic in the Town and recommend changes and amendments to the Traffic Rules and Orders of the Town with a view towards reducing accidents and relieving traffic congestion. The Traffic Commission meets the last Wednesday of each month.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest accompanied by a resume or other information concerning background or experience by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or Town Manager's Office, 149 Main Street, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472.