Mission Statement:

To successfully review the annual financial statements of the town financial offices; as well as review the independent auditor’s management recommendations.

Background:

The Audit Committee consist of three members appointed by the Board of Selectmen and they review annual financial statements of the town financial offices; review the independent auditor’s management recommendations.

Town Charter and General Bylaws:

Chapter 9: Financial Procedures
Section 2: Audit Committee

§ 9-2-1 There shall be an audit committee consisting of 3 members appointed by the board of selectmen for overlapping 3-year terms. The audit committee shall review annual financial statements of the town financial offices; review the independent auditor's management recommendations; and provide advice and counsel to the board of selectmen, town administrator and other financial staff.