Establishing policies and procedures for the coordination of town government operations.
Representing the interests of town residents in business dealings, legal affairs, and inter-governmental cooperation with other municipal, county, state, and federal agencies.
Making appointments to those town boards and committees under its jurisdiction.
Convening the annual town meeting in May and any special town meetings that may be required, and preparing the Warrant (listing of articles) for town meeting consideration.
Licensing all food and liquor establishments and transportation companies.
Appointing the town manager and town counsel.
Approving appointments recommended by the town manager for the positions of assistant town manager / finance, assistant town manager / personnel, fire chief, police chief, and director of public works.