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Adams Town Meeting Opts For Higher Administrator Salary Range

During Monday's annual town meeting, the 104 present members out 150 passed the bulk of the 25 articles in the first few minutes of the meeting that lasted just over an hour. However, they pumped the brakes on Article 6, the town administrator salary, which narrowly passed with 17 votes.

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Cheshire Town Administrator Planning to Retire Next Year

The Selectmen plan to hire a part-time town administrator to replace Webber but increased the salary to attract a candidate who would work more than the one day that he does.

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Lanesborough Selects Holland Executive as Town Administrator

The board felt no need to go to a second round of interviews Thursday evening and after interviewing two more candidates voted to hire Robbins, the executive secretary for the town of Holland, after about 15 minutes of debate.

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Lanesborough Town Administrator Interviews 5 & 6

It was at her college graduation some 20 years ago when Stacy Parsons was recruited to work in town government. She became the conservation agent and has been involved in a number of town government functions. Now she is the executive director at Head Start and she's looking to become the town's next town administrator.

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Lanesborough Continues Interviews For Town Administrator

Kelli Robbins, the executive secretary in Holland, used a vacation day to prepare and then drive to her interview for the open Lanesborough town administrator position. And by 10 a.m. she went to the Holland town hall to work. She describes herself as someone who will likely die at her work desk.

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Lanesborough Selectmen Interview Two for Town Administrator

The Selectmen interviewed on Monday two of the six finalists for town administrator to replace Paul Sieloff, who plans to retire. The first candidates interviewed were Tanya Stepasiuk and Kevin Towle

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Adams Finance Committee Completes Review of Fiscal 2019 Budget

A vote to approve the town administrator's personal services budget failed with a 1-9 vote because a majority of the committee felt the $95,000 salary cap for the town administrator's salary was out of line.

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Adams Selectmen Opt for Higher Administrator Salary Range

The 3-1 vote on Wednesday was prompted by a request by one member of the Finance Committee to deflate the town administrator's salary line item from $95,000 to $80,000 because the member feared the capped salary would only limit the hiring process.

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Lanesborough Town Manager Sieloff to Retire

Town Manager Paul Sieloff is retiring. Sieloff told the Board of Selectmen Monday night that he plans to retire this summer after five and a half years with the town. He said he'll be working on a transition plan to the next manager.

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Adams to Post Administrator Position

With the departure of former Town Administrator Tony Mazzucco, the Selectmen have started the search process for a new administrator. Officials hope to have someone hired this summer.

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Adams to Post Town Administrator Job

Town Accountant Mary Beverly said the advertisements should be posted at the end of the week and that the advertising is being done in more places than in 2014.

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Adams to Begin Town Administrator Search

The Selectmen's personnel subcommittee has started to outline the town administrator search process and agreed it wants more selectmen involvement. The personnel subcommittee met with interim Town Administrator and Director of Community Development Donna Cesan on Thursday to discuss the town's next move in finding a new administrator.

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Williamstown Select Board Reviews Town Manager's Performance

In a special session called to wrap up the body's annual review, Town Manager Jason Hoch was complimented for his management style, innovation and continuing to keep the town on a solid financial footing.

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Cesan Appointed as Interim Adams Town Administrator

The Selectmen have appointed Director of Community Development Donna Cesan as the interim town administrator.

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Adams Selectmen Say Goodbye to Mazzucco

Tony Mazzucco attended his final Selectmen's meeting on Wednesday and was met with applause for his service to the town. The town administrator has taken the post of general manager of Norwood and is leaving to move closer to where he grew up.

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Mazzucco Leaving Adams Post for Eastern Massachusetts

Town Administrator Tony Mazzucco will leave his post and take a new position as the general manager of Norwood.

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Lt. Gov. Polito Praises Lee, Lenox For Sharing Town Administrator

On Saturday, Polito came to Lee to celebrate an agreement between the town and Lenox to share a town administrator

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Williamstown Selectmen Begin Process to Evaluate Town Manager

The Board of Selectmen on Monday discussed how it plans to evaluate its first-year town manager. The board hired Jason Hoch a little more than a year ago to replace retiring Town Manager Peter Fohlin. On Monday, Chairman Andrew Hogeland reminded his colleagues that they had not been through the evaluation process in a few years.

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