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870 Moraine Street
Marshfield, MA 02050
Hours: Monday 8:30 to 7:30, Tuesday - Friday 8:30 to 4:30
The Town Administrator is the Chief Administrative Officer for the Town, reporting directly to the Board of Selectmen. The Town Administrator is responsible for managing the day-to-day operation of town government, pursuant to Article 4 of the Town Charter.
Included in the Town Administrator's primary functions is providing oversight and direction of budget development and financial performance of Town departments. The Town Administrator is also responsible for personnel management of all employees except those employed by the school department.
The Town of Marshfield's annual budget is over $60 million, and successful oversight of the operation is truly a team effort. The Financial Team, consisting of the Town Administrator, Town Accountant Barbara Costa, and Treasurer/Collector Nancy Holt, works closely with department heads, the Board of Selectmen, the Advisory Board, and the Capital Budget Committee to craft and execute a comprehensive financial plan.
As an ex-officio (non-voting) member of all Town boards and committees, the Town Administrator is responsible for maintaining effective communication with each department.
General questions regarding town government or services can be directed to the Board of Selectmen's office at (781) 834-5563.