Rep. Shawn Dooley

Representative Shawn Dooley

Shawn Dooley is the State Representative for the 9th Norfolk District, encompassing Norfolk, Plainville, Wrentham, and parts of Medfield, Millis, and Walpole. Shawn was elected during a January 2014 special election. Prior to serving in the State Legislature, Shawn served as Town Clerk in Norfolk as well as Chairman of the Norfolk School Committee.

Shawn serves on the following legislative committees:

Joint Committee on Ways and Means

Joint Committee on Financial Services

Joint Committee on Revenue

House Committee on Ways and Means

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  • By Jim Hand The Legislature has been trying to deal with weighty issues, such as getting the MBTA to run on time, Now, another issue has surfaced — jaywalking. State Sen. Harriette Chandler, D-Worcester, has filed a bill to greatly increase fines for crossing a street outside of crosswalks. The fine is currently $1 for the first offense and $2 for subsequent offenses. Chandler said that isn’t enough of a deterrent. She testified at a recent Joint Transportation Committee hearing … read more

  • The Plainville Fire Department held a swearing-in and badge-pinning ceremony for new firefighters and rank advancements Monday night. The ceremony was held at An Unlikely Story bookstore on South Street (Route 1A). Above: State Rep. Shawn Dooley, R-Norfolk, gets his badge pinned by his wife Cici Van Tine. Dooley was sworn in as a call firefighter. Below: Plainville Town Clerk Ellen Robertson swears in new Fire Superintendent Edwin Harrop, Jr. Harrop also received his 35-year pin. At left is Plainville … read more