(978) 448-1100

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173 Main St.
Groton, MA 01450

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Town Clerk

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The Town Clerk:

  • serves as Chief Election Officer, Public Information and Legislative Administrator, and Local Registrar of Vital Records and Statistics
  • ensures that appropriate notification and procedure are adhered to in the making of legislative policy by the Town and manages public access to information
  • issues various licenses (i.e. marriage, and dog licenses)
  • serves ex officio as a member of the Board of Registrars and is responsible for carrying out the functions of the Board in the preparation, publication, and circulation of lists of voters
  • prepares the annual street listing of Groton residents and submits all bylaws passed by Town Meeting to the state Attorney General for approval

The Town Clerk is assisted by one or more paid Assistant Town Clerks


Contact Information

Email: townclerk@grotonma.gov
Phone: 978-448-1100
Hours: Monday 8:00am to 7:00pm; Tuesday – Thursday 8:00am to 4:00pm; Friday 8:00am to 1:00pm


Dawn Dunbar
Dawn Dunbar
Town Clerk
Fran Stanley
Fran Stanley
Assistant Town Clerk
Nancy Pierce
Nancy Pierce
Assistant Town Clerk

Town Clerk Department Documents

  1. Town_Clerk_Fee_Schedule.pdf
  2. 2024_Dog_Registration_form.pdf
  3. 2023_Dog_Registration_Form.pdf
Links to other pages: Town Meeting Election Information Dog Registration Town Hall Archives Digital Scans