Harbor Commission

The Harbor Commission meets on the second Wednesday of the month and consists of nine residents appointed by the Town Council and they each serve a term of three years.

Secretary of State - Agendas, Minutes


The responsibilities of Harbor Commission include:

  • Working with the Harbor Master on implementing the Harbor Management Plan.

  • Reviewing applications pending before the Coastal Resources Management Council or the United States Army Corps of Engineers relating to the waters of the Town of Barrington.

  • Hearing appeals of a decision of the Harbor Master.

Harbor Management Plan

The Harbor Management Plan is a comprehensive set of guidelines, policies, recommendations and regulations to establish local control over the tidal waterways and contingent shore line areas of Barrington.


  • Anne Chapin

  • Paul H. Dennis

  • James Forster

  • Nelson L. Hawkins Jr., Vice Chair

  • Frank Hearn

  • Brian S. Hunt, Chair

  • Dwight M. McMillan

  • Douglas Moshier

  • Michael Reuter


  • Joy Hearn, Council Liaison