16 Lowell Street
Reading, MA 01867
Hours of Operation
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday - 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
|Paula Schena||Office Manager||781-942-9043||781-942-9071|
|Caitlin Saunders||Administrative Secretary||781-942-9043||781-942-9071|
|Licenses||Requests for Signs on the Common|
|Civic Function/Street Closing Permit||FY'14 Budget||Volunteer Opportunities|
|Annual Report||MA State Website||Board of Selectmen|
|The Town Manager, serves as the Chief Administrative Officer of the Town of Reading, and oversees the administration of all Town affairs and supervises Town departments that are placed in his charge. Appointed by the Board of Selectmen, it is the Town Manager's job to implement and manage all policies, programs and procedures that have been implemented by the Board and by Town Meeting.|
Additionally, the Town Manager is responsible for budget preparation and implementation, hiring personnel, and negotiating labor contracts. The Town Manager is the Chief Procurement Officer and is responsible for all Town property except school property. The Town Manager also serves as the Town's Ombudsman and performs all duties in conformance with the Reading Home Rule Charter.