Monday, September 23

Bennington Select Board

Bennington Fire Facility

Multi-Purpose Room, 3rd floor, 6 p.m.

130 River Street

Agenda: minutes, Sept. 9; warrants; citizens;

Updates: TAM Composting Facility, Solar Farm - Barney Road/Rte. 9, FEMA project worksheets (2); enhancement projects: Pleasant Street, Franklin Lane, paving/sidewalk projects (FY 14); 2013 grand list - errors & omissions; manager’s report; other business.

Bennington School DistrictBoard of Directors

SVSU Central Office, conference room,

6 p.m. Special meeting

Agenda: citizens comments; executive session for personnel.

The Strategic Planning Committee of the Southwest Vermont Regional Technical School District will meet Monday, September 23, 3 p.m. in the conference room at the Career Development Center.

Agenda: approval of July 11, 2013 committee minutes; review the discussion and input of the RGB and faculty on vision, mission and goals; discuss the vision and mission of the CDC for the coming year: refer to present mission and philosophy, vision - what you want to be in the future, mission - fundamental purpose, why it exits, what it does to achieve the vision, future oriented, one or two sentences; format for input from students, parents, advisory committees and stakeholders in the community on their vision and mission for the CDC for the coming year; other.

Arlington Board of Selectmen

Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Agenda: minutes of meeting of Aug. 26; highway report: Black Hole Hollow; old business: finances, park & rec., health insurance; new business: planning grant 2014, warrants & orders, all other business; executive session.

Tuesday, September 24

Dorset Board of School Directors

The Dorset School, 6 p.m.

Agenda: approval of minutes of the Aug. 27 meeting; report of the Superintendent of Schools: tuition requests, computer network update, BRSU master agreement for binder; report of the Principal; employment: appointments/resignations: hiring update; directors; orders and financial statements; public comment; other business.

MAUHS Ireland trip meeting

A meeting for anyone interested in the Mount Anthony Union High School Ireland trip in April 2014 who was not able to attend a past meeting may attend meetings at 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24, and Wednesday, Sept. 25, in Room 223. Those who cannot make either of the meetings but are interested in going on the trip, contact David Beriau or Ashley Raspuzzi 802-447-7511. Please note that trip prices will go up Oct. 1.

Wednesday, September 25

Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union

Policy Drafting Committee

Central Office conference room, 4:30 p.m.

Regular meeting

Agenda: #5002 policy on prevention of harassment of students; #5003 bullying prevention; #5030 attendance; tracking sheet; review status of previous meeting items: #1000, policy drafting committee, #4035, conflict of interest in hiring, #5065 verbal/physical assault of employees; other.

Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union

Board of Directors

MAU Middle School Library, 7 p.m.

Regular meeting

Agenda: public comments; personnel: superintendent search NESDEC; finance related: approval to enter VEHI Member Participation Agreement and Power of Attorney, budget planning for FY 15, SVSU Budget Status Report, Treasurer’s Report Aug. ‘13, special education agreements: Village School of North Bennington and SVSU on behalf of NBGS District, Non-Instructional Services Agreement, agreement as to costs between SVSU and VSNB; consent agenda; Superintendents’ Reports: federal assurances for grant funds; Chair’s report: revision of SVSU meeting calendar for Oct., schedule date for Nov. meeting - regular date would be Thanksgiving Eve and Dec. regular date would be Christmas Day; other; motion for Executive Session ESP Contract. 

Thursday, September 26

Hoosick Falls Central School

Board of Education Workshop

Elementary Library, 6 p.m.