Vermont seeking comment about Hud Programs: Each year the State of Vermont - Agency of Commerce and Community Development, Agency of Human Services and Vermont Housing and Conservation Board receives funding for HUD programs through the Consolidated Plan or Annual Plan update process which identifies priorities based on needs from the housing needs assessment, market analysis, citizen and stakeholder input.  At the end of the program year the state is required to report on the performance outcomes outlined from those plans in their Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER).  They have completed the FY22 Program Year DRAFT CAPER which includes the outcomes for the following programs: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) Housing Trust Fund (HTF) Emergency Solutions Grant Program (ESG); and Community Development Block Grant CARES Act (CDBG-CV) Emergency Solutions Grant Program CARES Act (ESG-CV).   As a representative for a unit of general local government, please share the attached notice with your local residents including minorities,The state is seeking comments by September 27, 2023.


Selectboard Meeting August 4, 2020

Here is the Selectboard meeting from August 4, 2020. Minutes are available here.   Scroll down for a time-stamped agenda.

I. Call to Order
0:00:08 – Regular Meeting / Welcome /Pledge of Allegiance
0:00:45 – Additions to the Agenda
None – Chairs Remarks
0:01:20 – Open Public Comments (Agenda items only)
0:01:28 – Guests

II. Department/Committee Report
0:01:43 – A. Tim Arsenault – Cemetery Deeds
0:02:47 – B. Update from Mark Snow and David Emery on COVID 19 situation.
0:06:26 – C. Update from Seth Deyo on Recreation Department Activities

0:11:05 – III. Approval of Previous Meeting Minutes:
Special Meeting Friday, March 27, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Regular Meeting Tuesday, April 7, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Emergency Meeting Sunday, April 12, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Work Session Wednesday, April 15, 2020 6:31 p.m.
Work Session Wednesday, April 29, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Regular Meeting Tuesday, May 5, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Special Meeting Tuesday, May 28, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Special Meeting Tuesday, June 9, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Regular Meeting Tuesday, June 16, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Special Meeting Tuesday, June 23, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Special Meeting Thursday, July 1, 2020 6:15 p.m.
Special Meeting Tuesday, July 7, 2020 8:40 p.m.
Regular Meeting Tuesday, July 21, 2020 6:30 p.m.

0:13:19 – IV. Treasurer’s Report
Bills and Warrants:
3T Accounts Payable – $66,295.05

29S Payroll – $9,637.66
30S Payroll – $10,186.02
V. New Business
0:14:05 – A. Training for all EMS/Volunteer/Contracted Personnel in PTSD/Mental Health Crisis Response
0:15:30 – B. 2020 VTrans Bicycle and Pedestrian Program


VI. Old Business
0:22:16 – A. Solid Waste Committee: Follow-up discussion about Request for Quotes from haulers for food scrap, due to increased fees and no contract with Triple T.
0:22:55 – B. Follow-up on Compensatory Time Discussion with Town Treasurer Cindy Turnley
0:25:16 – C. Town Common areas: Gazebo and Memorial

0:35:05 – VII. Public Participation (non-agenda items only)

VIII. Correspondence:

0:40:17 – Southeastern Vermont Economic Development Strategies: available programs

0:40:30 – Vermont State Police: Letter to all community partners asking for input regarding input.

IX. Town Administrator Report:
0:41:18 – A. Clarification of reporting request via the Delinquent Tax Collector.
B. Completion

0:46:25 – X. Upcoming Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 6:30 p.m.

0:46:40 – Adjournment