Monday, Dec. 9

Bennington Select Board

Bennington Fire Facility Multi-purpose Room, 6 p.m.

Meeting Agenda: 1. Pledge of Allegiance 2. Minutes -- November 25, 2013 3. Warrants 4. Citizens 5. EPA/VT Dept. of Environmental Conservation- JARD Discussion 6. Rail/Trail Update 7. Town/Southern Vermont College Water System Project Bonding Resolution 8. Manager's Report 9. Other Business 10. Executive Session: A. Legal.

Tuesday, Dec. 10

SVRTSD Finance Committee

CDC Conference Roomm 5 p.m.

Meeting Agenda: 1. Budget Process Review 2. Other.

Pownal Select Board

Special Meeting

Bennington Fire Station, 6 p.m.

Meeting Agenda; 1. Selectmen to attend a meeting and listen to the Secretary of State speak on changes that are occurring in Vermont's open meeting and public records law.

Pownal Planning Commission

Pownal Town Office, 7 p.m.

Meeting Agenda: Special meeting: 1. Approval of December 10, 2013 Agenda 2. Approval of the Regular Minutes, Minutes of November 5, 2013 3. Guest A. Casey Mattison, Road Foreman re: Low Impact Development Storm Water Management Bylaw and Driveways, Private Roads (Access/ROW) 4. Public Comment 5. Other Business: A. Village Designation B. Municipal Plan update. Adjourn.

SVRTSD Strategic Planning Committee

CDC Conference Room, 3 p.m.

Agenda: 1. Approval of November 12, 2013 Committee Minutes 2. Update on the meeting concerning community needs and actions for the future attended by Jim Boutin and Jim Culkeen 3. Review philosophy and goals 4. Plan action strategies and time frame 5. Other.

Wednesday, Dec. 11

Shaftsbury Elementary School District Board

Shaftsbury Elementary School Learning Center, 6:30 p.m.

Agenda: 1. Citizens Comments 2. Presentation: None 3. Action Items A. Financial 1. Treasurer's Report, November 2. Conversation of District 1 B. Consent Agenda C. Policies 1. #4035 Conflict of Interest in Hiring ADOPT 2. #5002 Prevention of Harassment of Students ADOPT 4. Reports A. Principal 1. Around the World Band & Choral Concert 2. Para-Olympian visit on Dec. 12 3. Junior Olympics Nationals B. Superintendent 1. School Improvement Goals and Budget Impact C. Chair 1. Board Goals 5. Other 6. FYI A. Future Meeting Date: Wed, Jan. 8 B. Budget Status Report C. SVSU Student Enrollment for December 7. Executive Session for Legal Issues.

North Bennington Prudential Committee

North Bennington Graded School, 5:30 p.m.

Agenda: 1.Citizens' Comments 2. Presentation of the Village School of North Bennington 3. Consent Agenda 4. Finance A. Treasurer's Report, November B. Budget Status Report 5. Policies A. #4035 Conflict of Interest in Hiring ADOPT B. #5002 Prevention of Harassment of Students ADOPT 6. Board Discussion: FY-2015 Budget Issues A. Does the Board wish to have a Finance Subcommittee? B. SVSU Board Administrative Assessment decisions 7. NBGSD Website Discussion: Maria Scully 8. NBGSD Annual Meeting A. Prudential Committee positions open B. Treasurer's Position 9. Board Chair's Report 10. FYI A. SVSU Student Enrollment for December 11. Executive Session if necessary.