In this section we will publish commentary from Wellesley residents and stakeholders who are concerned about the impact of the proposed change in town government on town taxes.  If you are interested in contributing to these efforts, please go to our "contact us" web page.

What are the tax implications of the Special Act?

Read this forward-thinking opinion paper entitled "Town Manager and Your Taxes".
"No one truly knows what this expansion in government bureaucracy will mean in terms of spending. The organizational chart for this new government assigns 19 direct reports to the Town Manager. This is not a sustainable management model. In order to supervise effectively, a new layer of middle managers will need to be created, adding unidentified costs."



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