The Board of Selectmen is elected by the voters to serve a 3-year term.
Duties & Responsibilities
The Board of Selectmen represents the executive branch of Town Government. The Board consists of 3 members, elected for 3-year terms. They serve without compensation. The Board acts as the Town's primary policy making body for a wide variety of issues affecting service delivery, finance and development. They:
Act as the licensing authority
Are responsible for calling Town Meetings and approving the Town Meeting warrant
Enact rules and regulations regarding traffic control
Provide oversight in matters of litigation
Day to day oversight of the Selectmen's Office is provided by the Town Manager.