Town Manager

The Town of Burgaw operates under the council-manager form of government. The Town Manager is the administrative head of the town government and is responsible for the administration of all departments of the town government. The Town Manager is appointed by the Board of Commissioners and serves at their pleasure.

Assistant Town Manager

The Assistant Town Manager performs a variety of technical, administrative, and supervisory work while providing assistance and support to the Town Manager. This includes analyzing and implementing policies and procedures, and responding to and resolving public inquiries and complaints; overseeing interdepartmental relations by reviewing overall Town operations. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Town Manager.   The Assistant Town Manager will exercise duties as Acting Town Manager in the absence of the Town Manager.

Town Clerk

The town clerk is appointed by the Board of Commissioners and serves at their pleasure.  The clerk's office is responsible for notifying the public of all meetings of public bodies either elected or appointed and for insuring the open meetings rules are adhered to. The town clerk's office can provide general information on Town Government, The Town Board of Commissioners and their actions by telephone or email.

The town clerk is the official custodian of all public records including:

  • Agreements
  • Contracts
  • Minute books
  • Ordinances
  • Proclamations
  • Resolutions