Board of Selectmen

The Town of Newton NH's Board of Selectmen consists of 5 elected residents for a term of 3 years.  They meet twice a month on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month at the Town Hall.  The Board functions consist of calling town meetings, proposing budgets to Town Meeting, setting public policy, calling elections, licensing, setting certain fees, overseeing certain volunteer and appointed bodies, and creating basic regulations.