Select Board Meeting – March 19, 2018

 M E E T I N G   N O T I C E

Monday, March 19, 2018
Bennington Town Office
Conference Room
205 South Street
Bennington, VT 05201

5:30 PM

  1. Battle Creek 1 Memorandum of Understanding




Town Water and Sewer Payments Due -April 6, 2018

Water and Sewer payments are due by Friday, April 6, 2018 by 5:00 PM to the Town’s Collection’s Office.
For more information, contact the Collection’s Office at (802) 442-1047

Annual Easter Egg Hunt – Middle Willow, Ross Pavilion – March 31, 2018

The Bennington Parks & Recreation Department is sponsoring their Annual Easter Egg Hunt
at Willow Park, Bennington, VT on Saturday, March 31st, 2018 starting promptly at 11:00 a.m. Rain or Shine. Middle Willow Ross Pavilion, East Road. For Ages 2-10 years.

2018 Dog Licenses

2018 Dog Licenses are available at the Bennington Town Clerk’s Office,
205 South Street.  Monday through Friday 8 AM to 5 PM.
Please bring a current rabies vaccination certificate signed by your vet.
The fee is $9.00 for a spayed/neutered dog and $13.00 if intact.
All dogs must be licensed by Friday, March 30, 2018 at 5 PM.
If you have any questions, please contact the Town Clerk’s Office at (802) 442-1043.

Job Posting – Water Resources/Sewer Division – Operator

Town of Bennington
Water Resources/Sewer Division – Operator

The Town of Bennington is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Water Resources/Sewer Division – Operator. This position involves performance of duties in the operations of a secondary sewerage treatment plant and maintenance of the collection system.

Qualifications include, at a minimum, a high school diploma or equivalent (technical college desired), a Grade 1 Vermont Wastewater Certification or the ability to obtain one within 24 months following date of hire and must possess a valid driver’s license maintained in good standing with 2 years of driving experience. A CDL Class B license must be obtained within 6 months of employment.

A complete job description is available below.  Applications may be obtained at the Bennington Town Offices, Reception. Applications and resumes should be sent to the Town Manager’s Office, ATTN: Human Resources, 205 South Street, P.O. Box 469, Bennington, Vermont, 05201. Closing date for applications is Friday, March 23, 2018 at 5 PM. 

Bennington is an EOE employer. The Town of Bennington does not discriminate against a qualified individual with a disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.

Job Description – Water Resources/Sewer Division – Operator

Peanut Butter and Jam Slam – Collection Site

Peanut Butter & Jam Slam








The Town of Bennington has registered to be a collection site for the Second Annual Peanut Butter & Jam Slam donations.

We are collecting Peanut Butter and Jam jars in the Reception Office at 205 South Street, Bennington. Last year the Bennington Police Department collected 200 jars, this year or goal is 250 jars. Thank you for your support.


Select Board Meeting – March 12, 2018

M E E T I N G   N O T I C E
Monday, March 12, 2018
Bennington Fire Facility
Multi-Purpose Room – 3rd Floor
130 River Street
Bennington, VT 05201

6:00 PM

1.  Pledge of Allegiance

2.  Consent Agenda (6:00 PM – 6:05 PM)
A. Minutes – February 26, 2018, February 27, 2018
B. Warrants

3.  Citizens  Comments (6:05 PM – 6:20 PM)- sign-up sheet provided
(For items not on the Agenda)

4. Charter Review – Subchapters 6, 7, & 8 (6:20 PM – 6:40 PM)

5. Charter Review Wrap Up (6:40 PM – 7:00 PM)

6. Liquor License Renewals (7:00 PM – 7:05 PM)

7. Manager’s Report (7:05 PM – 7:20 PM)

8. Other Business (7:20 PM – 7:35 PM)




Town of Bennington – Annual Town Meeting Day Presentation

Please click the link below for the Annual Town Meeting Day Presentation of March 5, 2018:



TOB Annual Meeting 2018 Presentation




Town Meeting Day: Floor Meeting (March 5, 2018) and Voting Day (March 6, 2018)

Bennington Town Meeting – Floor Meeting
Monday, March 5, 2018
Bennington Fire Facility (130 River Street)
6:15 P.M. – Schools
7:00 P.M. – Municipal


Bennington Town Meeting – Voting Day
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Bennington Fire Facility (130 River Street, Bennington)
No. Bennington Village Trustees Office/Train Station (2 Depot Street, N. Bennington)
7:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.

Sample ballots below:

Annual Town Meeting, Town of Bennington, Vermont/Annual Southwest Vermont Regional Technical School District ballot

Annual MAU School District Election/Annual Bennington School District Election ballot

Joint Town of Bennington and School Budget Presentation to the Bennington Select Board – February 26, 2018


Joint Town of Bennington and School Budget Presentation- February 26, 2018