The 2014 Weekly Legislative Reports

are alive and well and posted here.

Upcoming Municipal Assistance Center Workshops

(Learn more and register here.)

  • Spring Auditors Workshop (Thursday, April 24, Fairlee)
  • Conducting Effective Tax Appeals (Tuesday, May 6, Fairlee; Thursday, May 8, Middlebury)
  • Municipal Dog Control Workshop (Thursday, May 29, Montpelier)
  • Spring Planning and Zoning Forum (Wednesday, June 4, Fairlee)
  • Governmental Accounting and Auditing Symposium (Thursday, June 19, Montpelier)

Grants and Scholarships Return to PACIF for 2014

PACIF members, visit the PACIF Equipment Grant and PACIF Scholarship web pages for the 2014 guidelines and applications. Round 1 Equipment Grant applications are being accepted now through April 30th, and Scholarship applications are due at least 45 days before the intended training.

Health Advocate — Especially Now!

Health Advocate™ has helped hundreds of Health Trust subscribers resolve a variety of billing and care issues without losing a lot of work time. Covered employees of municipalities that bought health insurance through the VLCT Health Trust in 2013 have free and full access to Health Advocate's core services through 2014. All other VLCT members can now buy these services à la carte for 2014 at our special group rate. Visit our Health Advocate webpage for more information.

 

Get Up and Stretch with VLCT's Worksite Warm-Up Video

To complement Heidi Joyce's pre-shift stretch Train-the-Trainer classes, VLCT has made a YouTube video for everyone to access online. This short routine is energizing and reducing the risk of injury for all sorts of municipal employees in Vermont. Just watching makes you want to stretch!

2014 Weekly Policy Highlights

VLCT Advocacy's Weekly Policy Highlights are now posted here.

Want a little video with your pdf file? Then watch VLCT's new series of online videos. Each Friday during the legislative session, we'll summarize legislative issues that most impact Vermont's cities and towns.