Meeting This Week
Monday, Nov. 12
Bennington Select Board
Bennington Fire Facility
Multi-purpose room, 3rd floor, 6 p.m.
Agenda: Minutes, Oct. 22; warrants; citizens; community groups presentation: recreation, Joann Erenhouse, Downtown Destination, John Shannahan; Carbon Zero LLC presentation; 2012 liquor and tobacco license applications; manager’s report; other business; executive session: contracts.
Tuesday, Nov. 13
Cambridge Board of Education
24 South Park St., room 80, 6 p.m.
Agenda: The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. for a board workshop followed by the public session and business meeting. Shaftsbury El. School District Board
Shaftsbury El. School Learning Center, 6 p.m.
Agenda: Citizens’ comments; draft audit: Bonadio & Co., LLP; financial: treasurer’s report: October, budget status reports, budget process, other; new business; consent agenda; committee reports: SVSU Board meeting, other; policies, Policy Drafting Committee; principal’s report: veteran’s day, peace poster: Lions, generator for emergency, maintenance plan; superintendent’s report; chair’s report: budget process/meeting update; other; executive session for personnel and/or legal matters if necessary.
Wednesday, Nov. 14
Sunderland Planning Commission
Sunderland Elementary School, 7 p.m.
Agenda: Applejack Art Partners -- change of use hearing (continued from Oct. 10); Zack/Hill boundary line adjustment; review of new zoning forms.
Arlington School Board
Arlington Memorial High School, Marsh Library, 6 p.m.
Agenda: Executive session; approval of minutes, Oct. 24; public comment; principals’ report: Fisher Elementary School, Arlington Memorial High School; superintendent’s report: school board report; financial: contracts, purchases, warrants; other business.
Design Review Board Development Review Board
Manchester Town Hall, 6039 Main Street, 7:30 p.m.
Agenda: Approve minutes; design review: ReMax Four Seasons (former Battenkill Real Estate), 2897 Depot St.: sign. Sirloin Saloon site, 135 Depot St.: new building; Fielding, 5559 Main St.: proposed variance for a larger sign for a customary home occupation (includes design review of the proposed sign); Sutton, 50 School St.: proposed waiver of rear yard setback for a new garage; Donner, 210 Depot St.: proposed change of use of the former Real Sports store to a Subway restaurant, including shared parking issues; other business.
SVSU Policy Drafting Committee
Central Office conference room, 5 p.m.
Agenda: Internet Use; SVSU professional development opportunities which include equipment purchase; residency requirements for student enrollment; weapons prohibition, procedures/administrative regulations; board feedback to date on warnings of Policy #1000, Policy Drafting Committee; bullying prevention; tracking sheet; review status; other.
Pownal School District Board
Pownal Elementary Library, 6 p.m.
Agenda: Regular meeting: Introduction of Jim O’Connor, newly Appointed Pownal Board member; presentation: Sixth Grade Art Program: Mary Natalizia, art teacher; Cub Scout charter and building use request, Erik Tanney; draft audit: Bonadio & Co., LLP; public comments; action items: financial: treasurer’s report, consent agenda: Policies: #1000 Policy Drafting Committee: Facilities: Oak Hill property update; old business: monthly meeting date to fourth Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m.; principal’s report: PBIS Program overview, incident command system training; chair’s report: date of December meeting, emergency usage of building; superintendent/chief financial officer reports: budget status report; other; executive session for administrative negotiations.
Thursday, Nov. 15
BRSU Governance Committee
Manchester El. Middle School, 5 p.m.
Agenda: Discussion of phase 1 governance study; public comments; other business.
Manchester El. Middle School, 7 p.m.
Agenda: Approval of BRSU Board minutes of June 18; Evaluation Committee report (executive session requested); report of the superintendent of schools: rates of pay for substitutes, Teachers Association memorandum of agreement, draft BRSU budget, draft SPED budget, VSA educator quality presentation; appointments/resignations: request for release from contract, hire recommendation for Laurie Devine, Early Education staffing recommendation, hiring update; public comment; other business.
Hoosick Falls Central School Board
High School library, 7 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 16
Washington County LDC Board
Board of Supervisors conference room, Building B, 9 a.m.
Agenda: For further information, contact the Washington County LDC at 518-746-2292.
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