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Town Government Study Committee

Town Government Study Committee to advise on establishing a town manager, administrator, coordinator, or executive secretary in accordance with M.G.L. Ch. 41, §23A.

Essential Functions of the Committee are:

  • To produce data, information, and actionable steps for voters to evaluate the need for changing town government functions.
  • To define the duties of said position; costs associated with the proposed change; and any other ancillary positions that may be required as a result of the change.
  • To champion 7 public participation activities to lead the town to decide:
    • Study group
    • Survey
    • Informational meetings
    • Annual Town Meeting
    • Ballot question (if necessary)
    • State House hearing
    • Publicly available resources review