Town Manager

The Town Manager acts as the Town's Chief Administrative and Fiscal Officer responsible for the overall operation of the community under the provisions of Chapter 559 of the Acts of 1953, which is better known as the Selectmen-Town Manager Act.

Ask the Manager - Water Updates (4:50)

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  1. FY 20 Financial Plan - Fiscal Projection 1

    To the Honorable Board of Selectmen, Finance Committee, and the residents and taxpayers of Shrewsbury: Read on...
  2. DEADLINE EXTENDED- Vacancy on the Commission on Disabilities

    The Town Manager is seeking a qualified individual interested in serving on the Commission on Disabilities to fill an unexpired term to expire on June 30, 2021. Read on...
  3. Deadline for Citizens' Petitions - May 20, 2019 Annual Town Meeting

    The deadline for Citizens' Petition Warrant Articles to be included on the 2019 Annual Town Meeting Warrant is 4:30 pm on Tuesday March 19, 2019. Read on...
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Duties


The Town Manager acts as the Town's Chief Administrative and Fiscal Officer responsible for the overall operation of the community under the provisions of Chapter 559 of the Acts of 1953, which is better known as the Selectmen-Town Manager Act.

History


All Municipal Departments report to the Town Manager. Since 1953 there have been 4 Town Managers that have served this community:
  • Kevin J. Mizikar (2017-Present)
  • Daniel J. Morgado (1997-2017)
  • Richard D. Carney (1957-1997)
  • Allen L. Wilcox (1953-1957)
The Town Manager is directly responsible to the 5-person Board of Selectmen who oversee the work of the Manager. Annually, the Town Manager files with the citizens his (or her) Annual Report.

Office


Citizens are encouraged to address questions, suggestions or comments directly to the Town Manager. The Town Manager's Office employs:
  • 2 Administrative Assistants (1 of whom is the Admin. to the Board of Selectmen)
  • Assistant Town Manager
  • Town Manager

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