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Selectboard 9/5/23

  • Tuesday, September 5, 2023
    PM – 10 PM

Topic: Selectboard


Selectboard Minutes 09-05-23 409 KB

Approved on: Monday, September 18, 2023

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Selectboard Minutes 09-05-23 409 KB

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Selectboard Meeting Agenda for 9-5-23 74 KB

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Meeting of the Town of Richmond Selectboard
September 5, 2023

Richmond Town Center Meeting Room, 3rd Floor – 203 Bridge Street, Richmond, VT. Meeting may also be joined online or by phone

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7:00 PM    1. Welcome and Public Comment: 
7:03 PM    2. Additions, Deletions, or Modifications to Agenda
7:05 PM    3. Items for Presentation or Discussion with those present

a)    Consideration of approving a vendor for the purchase of a rescue truck for the Fire Department* (10 min)
b)    Consideration of appointing members to the Volunteers’ Green and Browns Court Project Committee* # (10 min)
c)    Update on Police Chief hiring process and next steps for the Police Department (10 min)
d)    Discussion of process to adopt policies for the Richmond Police Department (10 min)
e)    Update on police data (5 min) 
f)    Presentation from Affordable Housing Committee # (30 min) 
g)    Review of process that led to installation of temporary speed humps on Cochran Rd. (10 min) 
h)    Discussion of swale between Esplanade St. and Church St. # (15 min)
i)    Update from Town Center and Library Buildings Committee # (10 min)
j)    Discussion of the State’s 3-acre stormwater rule as it pertains to the Southview Dr., Hidden Pines, and Mary Dr. subdivisions (10 min)
k)    Consideration of applying for Natural Resources Conservation Service funding* # (5 min)
l)    Review of FEMA buyout, elevation, and relocation options for private homeowners # (5 min)
m)    Review of Rt. 2 Pinch Points study and discussion of next steps # (5 min) 
n)    Discussion of the certificate of deposit maturation and consideration of recommending to the Treasurer to purchase another 6-month certificate of deposit * (5 min)

9:25 PM    4. Approval of Minutes, Warrants and Purchase Orders* 
a)    Minutes of 8/21/23*
b)    Minutes of 8/23/23*
9:35 PM    5. Discuss Items for Next Agenda 
9:45 PM    6.  Executive Session: Discussion of Attorney Client Communication regarding policing
10:00 PM    7.  Adjourn

Time is available at each meeting for public comment. Documents related to this meeting are available at    If you would like to schedule a time with the Board or need assistance to participate in the meeting, please call Josh Arneson, Richmond Town Manager at 434-5170 or email  Links to videos of Selectboard meetings can be found at
*Denotes Action Item  # Indicates documents in the packet