Gaffney was appointed to his first two-year term as the citizen representative on the RWSA/RSWA boards at City Council's meeting on February 3, 2003. He was appointed to a sixth two-year term by Albemarle County's Board of Supervisors on February 6, 2013 and by Charlottesville City Council on March 4, 2013.
- Charlottesville City Council Minutes. 3 Feb. 2003. City of Charlottesville, Virginia. 24 Mar. 2009 <http://weblink.charlottesville.org/DocView.aspx?id=195903>
- Web. ACTIONS - Board of Supervisors Meeting of February 6, 2013, County of Albemarle, retrieved 4 March 2013.
- Charlottesville City Council Meeting. City Hall, Charlottesville. 4 March 2013. Address.
- Web. Local business owner to be honored by Chamber of Commerce, Daily Progress Staff Reports, Daily Progress, World Media Enterprises, October 25, 2012, retrieved October 25, 2012.