Wareham Housing Authority
(a) Composition, Term of Office - There shall be a housing authority consisting of five members. Four of these members shall be chosen by ballot; the fifth member shall be a town resident appointed in the manner provided by law. Housing authority members shall serve for terms of five years, so arranged that one term of office shall expire each year.
(b) Powers and Duties - The housing authority shall have all of the powers and duties given to housing authorities by general laws and such additional powers and duties as may be authorized by charter, by by-law or by other town meeting vote.