Town Manager Act

Town Government Special Act

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts' Act establishing the Town Manager form of government for the Town of Hanover (Town Manager Act) passed at the May 2009 Annual Town Meeting and was approved by the State Legislature on August 20, 2009. The Act was amended at the May 2013 Annual Town Meeting and approved by the State Legislature on November 22, 2013.  The Act was amended again at the May 2018 Annual Town Meeting and approved by the State Legislature on January 1, 2019.  Below please find the Town of Hanover's amalgamated Town Manager Act as it exists today:

For historical purposes, please also see the following documents:

To learn more about the Town Manager: