Town Administrator

Appointment Authority: Appointed By Board of Selectmen

Description of Duties

  • Serves as chief fiscal, personnel, and procurement officer of the Town.
  • lmplements and administers the wide range of policies and programs which come before the Board of Selectmen.
  • Advises selectmen in developing policy decisions.
  • Serves as liaison between the Selectmen's Office and other Town departments, as well as with state and other municipal offices and the general public.
  • Prepares annual Town operating budget for the selectmen and manages Town Counsel services.
  • Prepares supporting material for Town Meeting articles and for the selectmen; negotiates and approves contractual services, pursues grant opportunities, and manages personnel issues.
  • Represents the selectmen in negotiating all union contracts.

The Town Administrator is assisted by an administrative assistant shared with the Board of Selectmen.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
William J. Wrigley Town Administrator (978) 897-2927
Phoebe Haberkorn Office Assistant (978) 897-4515