Powers & Duties

It is the responsibility of the moderator to preside and regulate the procedure at all Town Meetings.

The moderator is also responsible for appointing the Finance and Warrant Committee, and other committees that are authorized by Town Meeting. Additionally, the moderator may create committees to serve as an advisory body to the moderator for matters within the moderator's jurisdiction.

The moderator shall have all of the powers and duties which are given to moderators under the constitution and laws of the commonwealth and such additional powers and duties as may be authorized by the Town Charter, by by-law or by vote of the Town Meeting.


The term of office of the moderator is 3 years. Town elections are held annually on the second Saturday of April. Current members include:

 Dan Driscoll  Moderator 2017 


The moderator can be contacted by email at djdriscoll29@gmail.com