Definitions for board of selectmen
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word board of selectmen
board of selectmen(noun)
a board of officials elected to administer the public business of a New England town
Board of selectmen
The board of selectmen is commonly the executive arm of the government of New England towns in the United States. The board typically consists of three or five members, with or without staggered terms. Three is the most common number, historically.
Find a translation for the board of selectmen definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these board of selectmen definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"board of selectmen." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 21 Apr. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/board of selectmen>.