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.


Special Selectboard meeting regarding Fire Department restructuring process

The Selectboard held a special meeting, on Thursday evening, Oct. 1, 2020 at 6:00 p.m., with the principal topics relating to the process of restructuring the Vernon Volunteer Fire Department following the recent suspension of its operations by the Selectboard. This meeting was organized largely as an informational meeting where residents could learn more about what’s going on, and offer their input. 

Time-Stamped Agenda:

0:00:08 – Regular Meeting / Welcome / Pledge of Allegiance

None – Additions to the Agenda

None – Open Public Comments (Agenda items only)

0:00:21 – Guests

New Business
0:01:31 – I. Informational and Q+A Session with Area Fire Chiefs and Rescue Inc.
0:10:42 – II. Restructuring of Vernon EMS
0:16:00 – III. Fire Department Restructuring Advisory Committee Appointments
0:17:35 – IV. Tasks and Mission for Advisory Committee
0:20:34 – V. Recreation Department use of gazebo area for Halloween Display

None – Public Comments (non agenda items only)