Zoning Board of Appeals Alternate Opening

The ZBA is looking for a Democratic Alternate member.
Please contact the chair with any questions or interest:
Jim Ezzes at jimezzes@gmail.com
The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) consists of five elected members, who are electors of the town; no more than three may be members of the same political party. The term of office is four years. In addition, there are three alternate members of the Zoning Board of Appeals, no more than two may be members of the same political party. The term of office is four years. The Zoning Board of Appeals has all the powers and duties conferred or imposed by law on Zoning Boards of Appeal.
To learn more about the Zoning Board of Appeals, please see the Planning and Zoning Office.

2016 June Summer Social Photos

Thanks you to everyone who attended our June event!

Get Involved Now for the November 2016 Election!

Click HERE for Information on our 2016 Candidates

Please email our Volunteer Coordinator Zachary McCarthy at
if you would like to help out any of the candidates.

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Westport Dem Primary Results

Nomination for President of the United States
  Roque “Rocky” De La Fuente 8 0.21%
  Hillary Clinton 2,661 70.29%
  Bernie Sanders 1,087 28.71%
  Uncommitted 30 0.79%

Click HERE for link to CT State Election Result Website


Democratic Town Committee (DTC) for 2016-2018

Members of the 2016-2018 Westport Democratic Town Committee have been officially selected. Officers and District Leaders were selected at the March 22, 2016 Organizational Meeting.
Click HERE for list of 2016-2018 DTC Members

DTC Executive Committee

Chair– Melissa Kane – Email:mkane@westportdemocrats.org
Vice Chair – Candi Savin- Email: csavin@westportdemocrats.org
Treasurer– Alan Shinbaum – Email:ashinbaum@westportdemocrats.org
Secretary– Lee Arthurs- Email: larthurs@westportdemocrats.org

District Leaders
District 1 – Kenneth Wirfel
District 2 – Neil Phillips
District 3 – David Krauss
District 4 – Nancy Axthelm
District 5 – Michael Gordon
District 6 – Kieran Costello
District 7 – Sheri Gordon
District 8 – Karen Driscoll
District 9 – Evan Barr

For further information please contact Melissa Kane, Chair of the Westport Democratic Town Committee at mkane@westportdemocrats.org