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Peter-Tesei-124w-2013.jpgFirst Selectman

First Selectman: Peter Tesei
Telephone: (203) 622-7710
Fax: (203) 622-3793
Location: Town Hall, First Floor
Office Hours: Mon.-Fri 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Water Shortage Ordinance Enacted
September 23, 2016: With reservoir levels recorded Monday morning at only 34.9%, Town officials have formally enacted its Water Shortage ordinance placing mandatory restrictions on all outdoor water usage.  ... Read more
Western Middle School Environmental Testing: Fields Closed as a Precaution Until Further Notice
August 31, 2016: This summer, environmental testing was conducted on soil samples from the Western Middle School (WMS) fields as requested by the State Department of Public Health. Read more
Water Supplies Being Monitored by Town
Water Supplies Being Monitored by Town
With little precipitation over the past several months and limited rainfall anticipated in the near future, the Connecticut Department of Public Health has issued a drought advisory for the state. Read more
American Cancer Society Announces Committee to Lead the Peter Tesei Roast in October
American Cancer Society Announces Committee to Lead the Peter Tesei Roast in October
Peter Tesei will serve as this year's honoree at the American Cancer Society Local Philanthropist Roast on Thursday, October 13. Read more.
First Selectman Establishes Zika Virus Task Force
As officials across the U.S. prepare for more travel-associated cases of the Zika virus and the likelihood of mosquito borne transmission, Greenwich First Selectman Peter J. Tesei has announced the establishment of a local Zika Virus Task Force to combat the spread of the Zika virus at the local level.
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The First Selectman is the full-time chief executive officer who is responsible for the administration of the following departments:

FireParks & Recreation
Human ResourcesPublic Works
Information TechnologyPurchasing & Administration
Parking ServicesLaw

According to the Charter, the First Selectman "shall have the supervision and control and shall be responsible for the administration of all the affairs of such departments..."All other departments are under the supervision of independent Boards and Commissions.

The First Selectman is responsible for labor negotiations for the entire Town (except for teachers' salaries). He or she is also an ex-officio member of all Boards and Commissions and a voting member of the Flood and Erosion Control Board.

The First Selectman appoints the Conservation Commission, the Sealer of Weights and Measures (Consumer Affairs Coordinator), the Director of Community Development, and one member of the Flood and Erosion Control Board.

Appointing Authorities Roster

Special Committees appointed by the First Selectman

Other members of the First Selectman's Office are:
Town Administrator: Ben Branyan                                    
Director of Labor Relations: Al Cava
Executive Assistant: Barbara Heins                                                                     
Senior Management Analyst: Melissa Jones  
Staff Assistant: Paula Belmont

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