NOTICE: Oral Health Commission Established – Applicants Wanted

For Immediate Release
September 15, 2015



The Town of Bennington established the Oral Health Commission effective September 14, 2015.  Its purpose is to assist the Town of Bennington’s ongoing effort to address the health and wellbeing of its citizens with special emphasis on promoting their improved oral health by designating a commission to act in an advisory capacity to the Select Board.  Bennington residents interested in these positions must submit a letter of interest for the position to the Bennington Select Board and send it to the Town Manager=s Office, 205 South Street, P.O. Box 469, Bennington, Vermont 05201, no later than noon on Monday, September 21, 2015.

ORAL HEALTH COMMISSION –Members of the Commission shall serve for three years upon their appointment by the Select Board.  However, the first Commission appointed shall have one-third (1/3) of its members appointed to three (3) year terms, one-third (1/3) to two (2) year terms, and one-third (1/3) to one (1) year terms so that no more than one-third (1/3) of the Commission shall be reappointed in any one year. Notwithstanding the above no member may serve more than two full three year terms.

                                                        Term Expires

2 POSITIONS OPEN                         9/18

2 POSITIONS OPEN                         9/17

2 POSITIONS OPEN                         9/16