What is the form of the Town Government?

The Town of Bethany has a First Selectman and Selectmen form of government with Town Meetings. The specific responsibilities, authority and duties of the Town Government are outlined in the Code of the Town of Bethany. The Selectmen are elected for a 2-year term, and a term of office commencing on the 1 of July of each odd year (i.e.) 2003).