Boards & Committees
Boards and committees fulfill an important role in town government by evaluating issues which affect the community and making recommendations to the Town Selectboard for action. The value of these bodies is a direct reflection of the interest and dedication of our citizens in making Essex a better place to live, work and play.
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Do you have some time, a skill, or technical knowledge you would like to share to work toward solving complex issues and recommending policies that helps to to shape the kind of community in which you live? Interested residents are needed to serve vacancies for boards, committees, and commissions.
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Economic Development Commission
Town Meeting TV Trustee Representative and Alternate
Conservation and Trails Committee - filled
Green Mountain Transit Commissioner - Alternate Representative
Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission Board of Directors - Essex Representative
VILLAGE OF ESSEX JUNCTION
JOINT TOWN & VILLAGE
Essex and Essex Junction are racially and socially equitable, welcoming and engaged communities where all can thrive because community members and leaders hold each other accountable to ensure a safe, supportive, and just environment.
The Village of Essex Junction and the Town of Essex are committed to providing stipends for everyone appointed or elected to a board, commission, or committee that meets with a routine schedule.
Volunteers appointed to boards, committees or commissions may receive a $50 per meeting stipend for their time, childcare assistance, food, transportation, or other needs in order to attend meetings.
You must be officially appointed or elected by the Town of Essex or the Village of Essex Junction to be eligible. Please contact your staff representative or committee chair for more information on how to enroll. You may also send inquiries to Tammy Getchell, Assistant to the Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org or 878-6951.
Town Meeting Television
Can’t make it to a meeting but would like to see what happened? Town Meeting TV records the Selectboard, Trustees, and Planning Commission meetings. You can watch the recordings using the links below, OR you can stream them.
NOTE: - As of May 28, 2020, Comcast customers will find the former "Channel 17" Town Meeting TV on Comcast channel 1087.