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Posted on: September 1, 2016

[ARCHIVED] CHARTER REVIEW COMMISSION OPENING

CONSTITUTION:
This committee be constituted of 7 members comprised of 1 School Board Member, 2 School Board appointees, 1 Selectboard Member, 2 Selectboard appointees and 1 joint appointee. Each member will have equal weight in discussion and voting.

This charge shall be finalized by the Selectboard and School board jointly. In order to conform to the open meeting laws, committee meetings will be warned and recorded.

CHARGE:
1. Process previously made Charter revisions and recommendations into a revised charter to present to both the Hartford School Board and the Hartford Selectboard no later than November 25, 2016.
2. Giving special attention to the 2nd Charter Commission’s Memo dated 2/17/13, the issues to be reviewed should include:
a. Elimination of duplication with Vermont State Statute
b. Modification of Town Meeting Cycle to eliminate Floor Meeting.
c. Other amendments, at the discretion of the Commission.
d. Any modifications recommended by the School Board
3. Submit a brief report to the Selectboard to explain the recommendation no later than November 25th.
4. To communicate with public about the recommendations as appropriate at public forums.

*Applicants must be Hartford Residents. Applications are available online at www.hartford-vt.org or in person at the Hartford Town Hall, 171 Bridge St, WRJ, VT 05001

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