Fire Department RFP: REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR VERNON FIRE STATION FINISH WORK AND PAINTING Town of Vernon, Vermont   The Town of Vernon, Vermont, (“Town”) is soliciting proposals from qualified companies or individuals for Vernon Fire Station-Finish work, painting of all exterior walls, doors, windows, soffits and trim. Sealed Bids are due by December 6, 2021 at 4:00 pm to: Inquiries and submissions to: Vernon Selectboard, c/o: Shelly Walker Town Administrator, Town of Vernon 567 Governor Hunt Rd., Vernon, VT 05354 (802) 257-2138 Email: Bid opening: Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 6:30 PM during the Select board meeting. Proposal requirements are available at the Town Clerks office during business hours or via email This bid request invites responses from experienced and professional contractors to complete finish work on exterior wall around rear garage doors, resurfacing/stucco on cement block walls where needed, repair/replace exterior trim and soffits where needed, caulking around doors and windows as needed, paint the exterior walls, doors, windows, trim, soffits of the Town of Vernon Fire Station located at 2842 Fort Bridgman Rd., Vernon, VT. Submit questions concerning this RFP via email per the schedule outlined above.   The Town reserves the right to reject any or all bids submitted. Bids will be evaluated by the Town based on experience and reputation, understanding of Town requirements, clarity, completeness and price. During the evaluation process, the Town reserves the right, where it may serve in the Town's best interest, to request additional information or clarification from bidders.  


Selectboard Meeting January 5, 2021

Here is the Selectboard meeting for January 5, 2021. Minutes will be posted here when available. Please scroll down for annotated agenda.

0:00:08 – Call to Order Regular Meeting

0:00:20 – Additions to the Agenda

0:00:32 – Chair’s Remarks

0:01:04 – Open Public Comments (Agenda items only)

0:01:19 – Joanne Erenhouse- Update on Senior Solutions services

Department/Committee Reports:
0:09:56 – 1. Dave Emery, EMD and Mark Snow, Health Agent – COVID -19 Update
0:18:46 – 2. Dave Walker, Road Commissioner. Update on Highway Department, including Snow Plowing

0:43:03 – Approval of Minutes
Regular Meeting – December 15, 2020
Special Budget Meeting – December 16, 2020

0:45:27 – Treasurer’s Report
13-T Accounts Payable- $49,908.89
50S Payroll- $7,200.01
51S Payroll- $10,993.97
52S Payroll- $7,633.31

New Business
0:47:21 – 1. Gordon T. Christiansen, Edward Jones- Bond reinvestment
0:49:04 – 2. Consideration of Request from BCTV for funding of $2000 per year in FY21-22 and updated Contract for Services
0:53:52 – 3. Bob Spencer, John Fay and Sandra Rulewich- Update on sources of funding and technical assistance available to member towns in the Windham Solid Waste Management District.
1:04:59 – 3. Resolution to Update Designation of Administrators for the Town’s account with the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development.
1:05:22 – 4. Consideration of approval of carry-over of compensatory hours to 2021 for Tim Arsenault, Town Clerk

Old Business
1:07:52 – 1. Final Approval of 21-22 Budget- if materials received from school district
1:07:58 – 2. Tim Arsenault, Town Clerk and Wendy Harrison, Interim Town Administrator—Consideration of Proposal for Town Website and potential funding sources.
1:20:06 – 3. Consideration of amending Interim Town Administrator Agreement to include between 20 and 40 hours per week, subject to budget constraints.

Executive Session
1:22:08 – Discussion of Potential Real Estate Purchase or Sale

1:25:12 – Public Participation (non-agenda items only)

1:25:25 – Town Administrator Report

1:36:06 – Upcoming Meeting Schedule
Selectboard Regular Meeting—Tuesday, January 19, 6:30 pm
Selectboard Regular Meeting—Tuesday, February 2, 6:30 pm

1:36:48 – Adjournment