Fair Hearing Authority


The Fair Hearing Authority is tasked with hearing the appeal of any person aggrieved by a decision, act, failure to act or delay in action concerning that person's application for General Assistance. See Section 172-3 of the Westbrook Code of Ordinances and 22 M.R.S.A. Section 4322 for more information. 

This is a three-member board, with members appointed by the Mayor and approved by City Council. 


Position Name Term Expires
Voting Member Vacant 2/28/2023
Voting Member Victor Chau, City Councilor 2/28/2023
Voting Member Claude Rwaganje, City Councilor 2/28/2023

Serving Your Community

Westbrook is a welcoming and inclusive community, and we recognize that a wide array of opinions, backgrounds, and representation in local government improves quality of life for our citizens. We continually seek membership on our boards, commissions, and committees that reflects the diversity of our community. 

All interested applicants (both new applicants and those seeking to renew their appointments) must complete the Application for Membership to a Board, Commission, or Committee. Please contact the City Clerk's Office at 207-591-8131 for assistance.