TOWN MANAGER & SELECT BOARD
Camden has a Select Board/Town Manager form of government. The Town Manager is the chief administrative officer of the Town, responsible to the Select Board for the management of all Town affairs as provided for in the Town Charter. The Manager, working with individual department directors, is also responsible for the performance of the Town departments.
BOARDS, COMMITTEES & COMMISSIONS
Boards, committees, and commissions are designed to give citizens a voice in their government and provide a means of influencing decisions that shape the quality of life for residents.
The Town Charter is the guiding document for governmental operations. Any proposed changes or amendments to the charter are brought before the citizens for a vote prior to adoption.
The Town’s ordinances is a collection of local laws that are enforced locally in addition to state and federal laws.
LEGISLATIVE & COUNTY CONTACTS
Contact information for the Knox County Commissioner, State Senators and Representatives, and Federal Senators and Representatives.
MAINE MUNICIPAL ASSOCIATION
Maine Municipal Association has information about municipal government in the State of Maine.