The following offices shall be filled by persons elected at the regular Town elections or at special elections as set forth in this Charter and shall be for the terms specified:
The Town Clerk for a term of three years.
Three members from the Board of Assessors for three-year terms. Members shall be elected at the regular Town elections as terms expire.
Six Trustees of the Public Library for three-year terms. Members shall be elected at the regular Town elections as terms expire.
Five Park and Recreation Commissioners for three-year terms. The terms of individual members shall be staggered so that at least one but no more than two expire(s) in any year. Transitional provision: At the 2005 annual election, one of the three positions to be then filled shall be designated a one-year term, conditioned upon the voters' approval of this proposed amendment at that time.
Four members of the Housing Authority for five-year terms. One member shall be appointed as provided in Chapter 751 of the Acts of 1969. Elected members shall be elected at the regular Town elections and shall take office for five years as terms expire.
Five members of the Planning Board for terms of five years. Members shall be elected at the regular Town elections as terms expire.
All offices and boards provided for in this Section shall have the powers and duties provided in the Constitution and Massachusetts General Laws and Bylaws of the Town and shall have the power to create temporary committees to assist them in the conduct of their duties as they deem it necessary.