Selectmen were back at the task of reviewing annual budgets last night, and the question of how to make the most efficient use of Town House clerical staff apparently took center stage.
Reports the Metrowest Daily News:
“If there is capacity inside the Town House, and that capacity is not being utilized, I think it should immediately be utilized,” said Selectmen Vice Chairman John Rooney. “If there are people that have available time, they should be working.”
Selectmen Chairman Bill Boland said after the meeting that the board isn’t sure whether some employees have a less-than-acceptable workload but would like to find out. The town has lost some positions to attrition the last few years and has not replaced them, he said, which could require some restructuring.
You can read more in this article by the Metrowest Daily News.