The Town of Waitsfield hereby gives notice of a vacancy created by a resignation on the Selectboard, effective November 16, 2020.
The Selectboard will hold a special meeting on December 7, 2020 for the purposes of interviewing candidates and/or making an appointment.
Those interested in applying must fill out and return the application form (available by clicking here, the link at the bottom, or at 4144 Main Street by appointment) to the Town Administrator no later than December 3rd.
The individual appointed will serve until an election is held (Town Meeting 2021) to determine who serves the remainder of a three-year term expiring in March 2022.
Statute (17 V.S.A. § 2643 and 24 V.S.A. § 963) grants citizens the right to petition for a vote to replace the Selectboard’s appointee at a special meeting. A petition signed by 5% of the legal voters of the Town of Waitsfield is required to call a special meeting.
To apply, or for additional information on the position, contact the Town Administrator’s office by email ([email protected]) or by phone at (802) 496-2218, x5.