Ethics Commission


  • Barry Hager, Chair (Term Expires: 2017)
  • John Fleder (Term Expires: 2018)
  • Jim Lawson (Term Expires: 2019)


There is a town ethics commission that consists of three (3) members appointed by the mayor, to serve staggered terms of three (3) years. The chair shall be designated by the mayor. If the mayor does not designate the chair, the commission shall elect its own chair.

More information on the ethics commission and its duties can be found here


Procedures of the Ethics Commission can be found here.

Financial Disclosure

A financial disclosure form must be filed annually by all sitting Town Council members. Elected Council members, the Town Manager, and the Town Clerk/Finance Officer must file the form with the Town Office on or before April 30 of each year. An appointed Council member must file the form within 30 days of appointment. All persons who wish to qualify as candidates for the Town Council, including current Council members, must file this form by the third Tuesday before the election (which takes place on the first Tuesday in May).


Letter to State Ethics Commission, December 7, 2015