Manchester, Connecticut

Board of Directors


Back Row - Patrick F. Greene, Director (resigned 10/4/16); Stephen M. Gates, Director; Sarah L. Jones, Director; Cheri A. Eckbreth, Director; Timothy M. Devanney, Director; Matthew S. Galligan, Director.
Not pictured: Wally Irish, Director (appointed 11/01/16).

Front Row - Rudolph C. Kissmann, Secretary; Margaret H. Hackett, Deputy Mayor; Jay Moran, Mayor; Scott Shanley, General Manager
Manchester Board of Directors

The Town of Manchester is organized under the Council-Manager form of government. The legislative function is performed by a bipartisan Board of Directors consisting of nine board members, who are elected biennially for two year terms. The Board of Directors elects a Mayor from its membership for the two year term, and also appoints the General Manager.

Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone:  860-647-3130

A regular meeting of the Board of Directors is scheduled for Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Lincoln Center Hearing Room, 494 Main Street, Manchester.   
Regular meetings of the Board of Directors can be viewed on Channel 16 (Cox Communications).  Click here to be connected.

2016 Meeting Agendas (PDF)
January 2016
February 2016
March 2016
April 2016
May 2016
June 2016
July 2016
August 2016
September 2016
October 2016
November 2016
December 2016


Click here to view Agendas, Minutes, and Actions from 1994-2016.  Minutes and actions for years prior to 1994 are viewable at the Town Clerk's office.
Manchester Board of Directors
41 Center Street
P.O. Box 191
Manchester, CT 06045-0191

(860) 647-3130

- Jay Moran, Mayor (D) - Matthew S. Galligan (R)
- Margaret H. Hackett,  Deputy Mayor (D)     - Steve Gates (D)
- Rudy C. Kissmann, Secretary (D) - Wally Irish (R)
- Timothy M. Devanney (R) - Sarah L. Jones (D)
- Cheri A. Eckbreth (R)  

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