Waitsfield Annual Town Meeting Details

Waitsfield Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at 9:00am at the Waitsfield Elementary School Auditorium

Town Meeting Documents:

If you have any questions about Town Meeting, please contact Town Administrator, Annie Decker-Dell’Isola at [email protected] or 802-496-2218 ext. 5.

 

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RFQ for Engeering Consultant/Municipal Planning Professional

The Town of Waitsfield (“Town”) seeks a qualified consultant(s) to assist its Planning Commission and Planning and Zoning Administrator in creating a Village Master Plan for Irasville. The objectives of this project are those of increasing housing, improving natural resources and increasing resilience against a changing climate. The Village Master Plan will include current conditions, community attitudes, identification of wetland enhancements, realistic design scenarios, and next steps for phased revitalization and resilience.

There is $49,990 available for this project from Municipal Planning Grant Program administered by the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development. All work covered by this funding must be completed by November 30, 2025. The project is expected to start in May of 2024 and run through the fall of 2025. Significant public engagement is expected.

The complete Request for Qualifications can be found here, or by contacting the Waitsfield Planning & Zoning Administrator at [email protected]. A SOQ in pdf format must be submitted via email by 12 noon Friday March 15, 2024 to [email protected].


Selectboard Vacancy

The Town of Waitsfield hereby gives notice of a vacancy created by a resignation on the Selectboard, effective January 29, 2024. The Selectboard is currently accepting applications for consideration of appointment, due by March 18th at 5:00pm, to be considered at their meeting on March 25th, 2024.

Pursuant to 24 V.S.A. § 963, the Selectboard will make an appointment at one of its upcoming meetings to fill the vacant seat. The Selectboard may also hold a special meeting for the purposes of interviewing candidates and/or making an appointment if necessary.

The individual appointed will serve until the end of the open term (Town Meeting 2025), at which time an election will be held for a new three-year term.

Application forms can be found here and should be submitted to Annie Decker-Dell’Isola, Town Administrator, at [email protected].


HIRING Town Administrator and Town Treasurer/Grant Administrator

Town Administrator

The Town of Waitsfield is looking for a Town Administrator.  In this highly responsible role, you will supervise and coordinate overall town operations, supporting the five-member Selectboard in executing its duties. Overall tasks include managing day-to-day affairs, acting as the principal liaison between the Selectboard and other town entities, and overseeing diverse responsibilities such as budgeting, human resources, and long-range planning.  The Town of Waitsfield has a population of 1,844 and is located in the heart of the Mad River Valley in Washington County.  A more detailed ad and complete job description can be found here.

Town Treasurer & Grant Administrator

The Town of Waitsfield is looking for an organized and motivated candidate to serve as its Town Treasurer / Grant Administrator.  The position is responsible for keeping all of the Town’s funds, keeping a record of taxes voted, billed, and collected; collecting other funds receivable by the Town, and paying orders drawn on Town accounts.  Additionally, the job includes grant administration tasks including assistance preparing grant applications, reviewing grant agreements, and managing awarded grants.  The position also serves as the Assistant Town Clerk and the Water Clerk for the Town’s water system. A more detailed ad and complete job description can be found here

To Apply:

For both positions, priority will be given to applications received by 5:00pm on Monday, March 4th, 2024.   To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three references via email to [email protected].

 

 


HIRING Town Administrator and Town Treasurer/Grant Administrator

Town Administrator

The Town of Waitsfield is looking for a Town Administrator.  In this highly responsible role, you will supervise and coordinate overall town operations, supporting the five-member Selectboard in executing its duties. Overall tasks include managing day-to-day affairs, acting as the principal liaison between the Selectboard and other town entities, and overseeing diverse responsibilities such as budgeting, human resources, and long-range planning.  The Town of Waitsfield has a population of 1,844 and is located in the heart of the Mad River Valley in Washington County.  A more detailed ad and complete job description can be found here.

Town Treasurer & Grant Administrator

The Town of Waitsfield is looking for an organized and motivated candidate to serve as its Town Treasurer / Grant Administrator.  The position is responsible for keeping all of the Town’s funds, keeping a record of taxes voted, billed, and collected; collecting other funds receivable by the Town, and paying orders drawn on Town accounts.  Additionally, the job includes grant administration tasks including assistance preparing grant applications, reviewing grant agreements, and managing awarded grants.  The position also serves as the Assistant Town Clerk and the Water Clerk for the Town’s water system. A more detailed ad and complete job description can be found here

To Apply:

For both positions, priority will be given to applications received by 5:00pm on Monday, March 4th, 2024.   To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three references via email to [email protected].


Waitsfield Wastewater Planning Project

The Town of Waitsfield has been working on a Wastewater Planning Project since the fall of 2021, exploring options for potential wastewater solutions and opportunties for the expansion of the existing water system.  A detailed project background including links to documents and records from past meeting, as well as current project updates, can be found at the project website here.


Waitsfield Wastewater Planning Project

The Town of Waitsfield has been working on a Wastewater Planning Project since the fall of 2021, exploring options for potential wastewater solutions and opportunties for the expansion of the existing water system.  A detailed project background including links to documents and records from past meeting, as well as current project updates, can be found at the project website here.


Town Meeting 2023

Waitsfield Town Meeting 2023 will be held on Tuesday, March 7th at 9am at the Waitsfield Elementary School Auditorium.  The Town Meeting warning, adopted budget, and 2022 Town Report can be found here:

Please contact Annie Decker-Dell’Isola, Town Administrator, at [email protected] or 802-496-2218 ext. 5 if you have any questions about Town Meeting 2023.

 

 


Town Meeting 2023

Waitsfield Town Meeting 2023 will be held on Tuesday, March 7th at 9am at the Waitsfield Elementary School Auditorium.  The Town Meeting warning, adopted budget, and 2022 Town Report can be found here:

Please contact Annie Decker-Dell’Isola, Town Administrator, at [email protected] or 802-496-2218 ext. 5 if you have any questions about Town Meeting 2023.