[HISTORY: Adopted by the Annual Town Meeting of the Town of Groton 4-28-1975 by Art. 9. Amendments noted where applicable.]
There is hereby established a Council on Aging in the Town of Groton for the purpose of coordinating and carrying out programs designed to meet the problems of the aging in coordination with the Department of Elder Affairs.
[Amended 4-25-1977 ATM, Art. 2]
The Council shall consist of nine members who shall be appointed by the Selectmen and shall serve without compensation. Upon approval of this amendment by the Attorney General, the Selectmen shall appoint four additional members for terms of one, two or three years and so arranged that the terms of 1/3 of the members shall expire each year, and their successors shall be appointed for terms of three years each. All of said members shall be residents of the Town.
The Council shall submit an annual report to the Town and send a copy thereof to the Department of Elder Affairs.
[Amended 4-27-2009 ATM, Art. 19]
The Town Manager shall appoint such clerks and other employees as may be required.