Selectman's Office


The First Selectman is the chief executive officer of the Town and has been duly elected by a majority of eligible voters. Each term of office is two years. The First Selectman and Executive Assistant oversee the day-to-day operations of the Town Hall, Public Works Department, and general Town government. Reservations are made in this office for the use of the Town Hall, the Grist Mill, and Recreational Fields.

First Selectman

Catherine A. Osten (D)

Mission Statement

As your First Selectman I am committed to providing the citizens of Sprague exceptional constituent service. It is my goal to ensure that every encounter with our office reflects our dedication to the interest and well-being of our town and its residents.

Major Responsibilities

  • Safety (police, fire and emergency services in the event of natural disasters)
  • Public Works (road repairs, rubbish removal, tree trimming, street cleaning, etc.)
  • Community Services & Economic Development (enhancing the Town's residential and commercial market values)
  • Oversees activities in the Town Hall
  • Parks and Recreation (responsible for the upkeep of municipal parks, Town owned open spaces, and recreation facilities)
  • Human Resources and Purchasing (responsible for purchasing of goods and services required by various municipal departments and oversight of municipal hiring practices and policies)
  • Communications and Community Relations (responsible for media relations and other functions involving the press; disseminates information for the selectman's office both to internal and external audiences; serves as a liaison between the Governor and various community leaders and organizations throughout southeastern Connecticut)

Upcoming Meetings & Events (next 30 days)



2012 Two Storm Panel Report

2013-14 Budget Discussion From First Selectman
Board of Finance Public Hearing on April 18, 2013 at 7:00 PM in the Town Hall Senior Center.

Baltic Master Plan 2014
Baltic Master Plan 2014

Employee Handbook (Revised July 2009)

Fair Housing Compliance

My View - NPU Rate Increases
First Selectman's view on NPU rate increases

Sprague Public Works Equipment Storage Building - Project Manual and Specifications

Sprague Public Works Equipment Storage Garage - Addendum No. 1

Sprague Public Works Equipment Storage Garage - Drawing Set

Sprague Town Profile 2011 from CERC


Employment Application

Request For Proposal former Baltic Mills Site

September 29, 2015





Town of Sprague, Connecticut

Request for Proposals

Eagle Place formerly the Baltic Mill Site


Mixed Use Retail / Commercial / Housing

PROPERTY LOCATION: The corner of North Main and Bushnell Hollow Road, along the scenic Shetucket River in the village of Baltic











Release Date: September 30th

Town Informational Meeting with Potential Proposers and Site Walk: October 30th, 2015 (10:00 a.m.)

RFP Submission Due Date: November 15th, 2015 (4:00 p.m.)