Summary of Question 4
The new Charter retains the current Council/Manager form of government.
Below are the significant changes in the proposed charter.
• Town Council changes from 9 members to 7 (3 At Large 4 District).
• Terms of office for all elected officials change from 4 years to 3.
• Town election changes to the second Tuesday in June, those elected will take office July 1st.
• Requirements for Town Manager and Major Department Heads change.
• Town Clerk to be appointed.
• A new budget process is implemented.