The Capital Improvements Planning Committee (CIPC) was created under a Town Bylaw. It studies proposed capital projects and improvements from Town Departments involving major non-recurring tangible assets and projects which: 1) are purchased or undertaken at intervals of not less than five years; 2) have a useful life of at least five years; 3) costs over $10,000. It makes recommendation for funding to the Board of Selectmen.
The CIPC consists of seven members. The members shall include the Town Administrator, one member from the Finance Committee, one member from the Board of Assessors, and 4 members who are registered voters in the town of Paxton appointed by the Board of Selectmen for three year term.
The committee meets on an as needed basis and regularly during the months of November through March each year.