Selectman or Selectwoman

Author:Jeffrey Lehman, Shirelle Phelps
 
FREE EXCERPT

Page 89

A municipal officer elected by a town in the New England states.

A selectman possesses executive authority and is usually empowered to transact the general public business of the town. The "first selectman" usually holds a position equivalent to the position held by a mayor.

To continue reading

FREE SIGN UP