Board of Selectmen

The Board of Selectmen is composed of 3 members serving staggered 3 year terms. Board of Selectmen are governed by the Town Bylaws and the General Laws of Massachusetts.

The Board of Selectmen has the authority and responsibility to:

  • Provide general policy direction
  • Issue administrative orders
  • Appoint and serve as hiring authority for approximately 20 boards, committees and officials who administer town government
  • Issue Annual and Special Town Meeting Warrants
  • Engage and Supervise Town Legal Counsel and approve actions in litigation
  • Authorize all borrowing and all expenditures, including payroll
  • Act as the Town Licensing Board, issuing alcohol, common victuallers, class I, II & III and earth removal permits
  • Publish the Annual Town Report

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Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Melissa Marcucci Executive Assistant 978-425-2600

Board Members

Name Title
Enrico C. Cappucci Chair (2016-2019)
Debra Flagg Vice-Chair Member (2017-2020)
Bryan Sawyer