The Department of Finance consists of the offices of director of finance, Accounting, Assessing, Collector and Treasurer, Information Technology Center, Parking Clerk and Purchasing. The department is responsible for the overall financial management of the town, including advising and updating the Town Manager, Select Board, Finance Committee, and other interested parties on the town's financial condition.
The department is responsible for complying with a myriad of municipal finance laws and regulations as well as meeting the financial reporting requirements of the federal and state governments. These financial controls are essential in order to properly safeguard taxpayer dollars.
Services provided, but not limited to, include: