Lowell Town clerk and treasurer to be appointed?
copyright the Chronicle March 7, 2018
by Nathalie Gagnon-Joseph
LOWELL — Voters at Town Meeting here Tuesday agreed to allow the select board to appoint a town clerk and treasurer.
Those are traditionally elected positions but lawyer Bill Davies confirmed that appointing a town clerk and treasurer is permitted by state law.
There were a few nays in the crowd when the motion came to a vote but the yays clearly won.
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