VLCT Board of Directors Vacancy

There is a vacancy on the Board of Directors of the Vermont League of Cities and Towns. The term is for two years. The deadline to submit an application is Thursday, April 30, 2015. Details and the Nomination Form are posted on the Nomination Forms webpage.

Group Net Metering Agreement Template

The Template for Group Net Metering Agreements [Word docx] [pdf file] can help municipal and school district officials through the process of “going solar” and can be modified to suit specific goals and financial needs.

 

The Municipal Assistance Center’s Municipal Law Index has been updated for 2015.

 

Risk Management Services News

Weekly Legislative Reports

The April 17th Weekly Legislative Report is posted here. The next Report, which will be published on Wednesday, April 29, will likely be our last regularly scheduled publication for the 2015 legislative session.

Open Meeting Law Resources and Training

The legislature significantly amended Vermont’s Open Meeting Law in 2014. See the Open Meeting Law page for resources.

Universal Recycling Law

Act 148 institutes new requirements and deadlines for the municipal management of solid waste. Materials from our Jan. 28 Solid Waste Management Workshop can help bring you up to speed.

Fair and Impartial Policing Policy

Interested non-police individuals can read PACIF’s model Fair and Impartial Policing policy here. It satisfies the requirements of Act 193 (S.184) of the 2014 legislative session.

 

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PACIF WorkStrong Wellness Consultations

This YouTube video gives a quick overview of one way we are helping PACIF members' employees get serious about wellness. Studies show that healthy workers are injured less often and recover more quickly than unhealthy ones. In each One-to-One Wellness Consultation, Heidi Joyce spends 30 minutes with a single employee to get a handle on his or her wellness status and develop customized strategies for improving. Members just need to schedule several consultations for a single day so Heidi can share her know-how and enthusiasm.