According to the Lynnfield Town Charter Chapter 2, Section 3-1 & Section 3-2:
"The Town Meeting shall meet regularly on the last Monday evening in April to consider and adopt an annual operating and capital budget, and to act on other financial matters. The meeting shall be continued on other days, until all articles in the warrant shall have been acted on."
"The Town Meeting shall also meet regularly on the third Monday evening in October to consider and act on matters of planning, zoning, subdivision control, building codes and all other matters of a By-law nature, involving an appropriation of town funds, as may properly come before the meeting. The meeting shall be continued on other days, until all articles in the warrant have been acted upon."