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Vergennes Seeks City Manager

The City of Vergennes, Vermont (population 2,500) provides a talented city management professional the opportunity to lead the day-to-day operation of Vermont’s oldest city. Close to the shores of Lake Champlain and an easy drive to the college towns of Burlington and Middlebury, Vergennes is a thriving community situated in the heart of the Champlain Valley operating under a City Charter with a Council-Manager form of government. The City Council is comprised of a Mayor and six Council members who appoint a City Manager to manage operations. The City Manager has authority over the City’s 17 full-time employees and is responsible for an annual operating of budget of $2,138,942.

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City Council Agenda 01-09-2018



January 9, 2018

5:30 p.m.

Fire Station Meeting Room


5:30: 1. Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance, Amendments to Agenda

NA 2. Visitors (none scheduled)

5:35: 3. Approval of Minutes and Warrants*

5:40: 4. Citizen’s Comments (Issues not otherwise on agenda)

5:45: 5. Business:

  1. Addison County Regional Plan – Transportation Section**
  2. Seth Warner – Rhoda Farrand Chapter of the DAR*

Site for Bench Honoring Korean War Veterans

  1. Removal of Lights on the City Green*
  2. City Hall Conference Project*
  3. Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacon Options*
  4. Membership to Addison County Chamber of Commerce*
  5. Sandwich Board and Temporary Signs in Street Right of Way
  6. Appointments to Revolving Loan Fund Committee**
  7. City Manager and City Clerk Performance Evaluation Process

6:40: 6. City Manager’s Report

  1. FY2018 Budget Report
  2. Donation from Andrew and Audrey Fishman Franklin
  3. Swimming Pool Budget – 2017 Season
  4. Other Topics of Interest

6:50: 7. Mayor’s Report

    1. Local Option Taxes
    2. Retirement of City Manager

7:00: 8. Adjournment

* Decision item ** Possible Decision Item