The purpose of the Veterans Council is to advocate for meeting the needs of the veterans residing in the Town of Bridgewater and to provide support for the Director of Veteran’s Services. The Veteran’s Council promotes the recognition and observance of all patriotic holidays to include, but not limited to: Memorial Day, Flag Day, the Fourth of July, and Veterans' Day. The Veteran’s Council fosters an understanding and appreciation within the Town of the achievements, contributions, and sacrifices Veterans have made to Bridgewater, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the nation. The Veterans Council is an advisory committee to the Town.
The Veteran’s Council consists of no less than five, and no greater than fifteen members who shall serve for three year staggered terms