National Grid - Planned Electric Outage in Hamilton on Lake Drive, Leigh Road and Idlewood Avenue on Wednesday January 15, 2020 from 8:00am to 4:00pm. Burn Permits - Fire Department issued Open Burning Permits are now available online! Open burning will be from January 15, 2020, through May 1, 2020, as in year’s past. Each day during the open burning season, permit holders will need to register online on days they want to burn. You can find directions on the town website by going to the Fire Department page in the related link section midway down on the page. For anyone without access to a computer, permits can be processed at the station on a limited basis only.

The Town Moderator is the presiding officer of the Annual Town Meeting, Special Town Meetings and other meetings that he or she is requested to officiate at to ensure that order is maintained.

The Moderator regulates its proceedings, decides all questions of order, declares the outcome of all votes, and has other power and duties as provided for that office by Massachusetts General Laws and Town By-laws. The Moderator appoints the members of the Finance Committee as provided by Town Charter. The Moderator shall appoint a Finance Committee consisting of one voter from each precinct and two additional voters at large, who shall serve for three year terms. The Moderator also appoints the five Capital Improvement Committee members.

The Town Moderator is an elected position with a 1 year term.

Staff

Name Contact
William Bowler Town Moderator