Board of Selectmen

Duties & Responsibilities
The Selectmen’s Office handles a wide range of duties including but not limited to; burning permits, notary services, town bookkeeping duties, budget controls, and health issues. The Board of Selectmen consists of three elected members that meets on the Second and Fourth Tuesday evenings throughout the year. (See monthly calendar for complete schedule).

First Selectman

  • Handles the duties and responsibilities of town government
  • Keeps a true account of all expenditures
  • Supervises all department heads
  • Functions as the Chief of Police
  • With the Board of Selectmen recommends budget considerations
  • Is an ex-officio member of all boards and commissions


  • With the First Selectman, handles the duties of the town government including oversight of bookkeeping services, budget development and control, health and welfare, emergency management, appointments to several boards, commissions, and committees
  • Advise the First Selectman in town matters
  • Acts as liaisons to other boards and commissions

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Susan Pike Accounting Generalist
Christine Dias Administration & Finance Officer 860-535-2877 x119



First Selectman