Cemetery Committee

Committee Agendas and Minutes

The Cemetery Committee advises the Town Manager in the management, care and maintenance of public cemeteries and provides assistance in the maintenance and care of cemeteries owned or controlled by private associations, if such help is requested. The Committee, within the framework of an approved Town budget, advises the Town Manager in the expenditure of Town funds to have burial grounds cleared of weeds, briars and brush, grass mowed, fences and walls repaired and memorial stones straightened and repaired. The Committee also studies the need for and makes recommendations to the Town Manager for the enlargement of present cemeteries and for the acquisition of land for new cemeteries as permitted under the Town’s ordinances and advises the Town Manager in the development of a budget for implementing the above programs.