The Town of Burgaw operates under the council-manager form of government. The town manager is the administrative head of the town government and is responsible for the administration of all departments of the town government. The town manager is appointed by the Board of Commissioners and serves at their pleasure.
The town clerk is appointed by the Board of Commissioners and serves at their pleasure. The town clerk is the official custodian of all public records including ordinances, resolutions, proclamations, contracts, agreements and minute books. The clerk’s office is responsible for notifying the public of all meetings of public bodies either elected or appointed and for insuring the open meetings rules are adhered to. The town clerk’s office can provide general information on Town Government, The Town Board of Commissioners and their actions by telephone or email.