Board of Assessors appointment
Town Manager Peter Fohlin is seeking applicants for appointment to the Board of Assessors as part of succession planning for all key positions. The Board of Assessors is charged with impartially assessing and apportioning real estate and personal property taxes in accordance with Massachusetts General Law, Department of Revenue regulations, and sound assessing practices. The position requires maturity, judgment, intelligence, dedication, patience, education, and confidentiality. The successful candidate will be required to complete Department of Revenue Course 101 for Assessors in Springfield on October 20 and 27 and November 3 at Town expense. Submit a letter of interest by Thursday, October 7.