AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE CHARTER OF THE TOWN OF GREENFIELD.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
The charter of the town of Greenfield, which is on file in the office of the
archivist of the commonwealth, as provided in section 12 of chapter 43B of
the General Laws, is hereby amended by striking out section 17-2 and inserting
in place thereof the following four sections:-
The Council on Aging director or designee shall consult
with the Town Manager and the Board of Selectmen prior to the submission of the
Council on Aging budget by the Board of Selectmen to the Town Council for
The Council on Aging shall, in addition, have the
powers and duties: to select and submit to the Town Manager for appointment
the candidate to serve as Director of the Council on Aging who shall be charged
with the day-to-day administration of the Senior Center, subject to the
personnel policies of the town, the direction of the Town Manager, and the
by-laws and policies of the Council on Aging.
The Council on Aging shall have management of the Senior
Center. The director shall, in addition, have the following powers and
duties: to hire all employees of the Senior Center, subject to the approval of
the Town Manager and within the limits established by collective bargaining
agreements or otherwise; to define their duties; and to make recommendations
The Council on Aging shall have all other powers and
duties as may be provided by all other applicable laws or otherwise granted by
the Town Council.