News

Sep 202017
 

Pursuant to the provisions of 24 VSA 4384 and 4444 of the Vermont Statutes, the Braintree Planning Commission will hold a public hearing October 26th at 7:00 PM, at the Braintree Town Office, to consider a proposed Town Plan. The Braintree Planning Commission is recommending two additions to the existing Town Plan, designed to comply with new State of Vermont statutes.

  1. A section new required by 24 VSA Chapter 17, on Flood Resiliency affects properties that lie within Flood Hazard and River Corridor areas in the Town.
  2. A recently enacted State Regulations require the Town to incorporate planning for Alternative Energy development.

The sections headings in the plan are: Introduction, Demographics, Economic Development, Housing, Education, Utilities and Facilities, Health and Emergency Services, energy, Natural, Scenic and Cultural Resources, Recreation, Land Use, Transportation, Flood Resilience,  Relationship to other Plans, and Implementation. A copy of proposed Town Plan can be reviewed here or at the Braintree Town Office. Questions may be directed to Holly Jarvis, who may be reached by writing to her at the Town of Braintree, 932 Vermont Route 12A, Braintree VT 05060 or calling 802-728-9787.

Aug 282017
 

VERMONT DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SERVICE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON THE TWO RIVERS-OTTAUQUECHEE REGIONAL COMMISSION’S REQUEST FOR A DETERMINATION OF ENERGY COMPLIANCE PURSUANT TO 24 V.S.A. § 4352 September 5, 2017 – 7:00 PM The Vermont Department of Public Service invites the public to a hearing to provide input on the Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Plan, … Read more >>

Jul 122017
 

Saturday, July 29, 2017 From 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Behind the Northfield Fire Station at128 Wall Street, Northfield, Vermont This event is for the residents of: Randolph, Braintree, Brookfield & Northfield HHW Event Flyer

May 232017
 

Pursuant to the provisions of Title 32, Section 4111 Vermont Statutes Annotated, notice is hereby given that the undersigned listers within and for the TOWN OF BRAINTREE have this day completed the abstract of individual lists of persons, co-partnerships, associations, and corporations owning taxable property in said Town on the first day of April, 2017. … Read more >>

May 192017
 

The Braintree Connectivity Committee is working to bring high speed internet to all of Braintree. The Connectivity Committee has held information meetings for specific areas where coverage is poor or nonexistent. Now they are appealing to town residents as a whole, asking them to subscribe. ECFiber is the only entity planning potential Braintree-wide service. Unlike … Read more >>

May 192017
 

Public Hearing Called by the Braintree Tree Warden To receive public comments regarding an application submitted by the Vermont State Housing Authorities to cut five public shade trees on Mobile Acres Road. When: Thursday, June 1 at 7:00 PM Where: The Braintree Town Office For more information contact Larry Benoir 431-3324    

May 052017
 

Tire Disposal: To dispose of your tires ‘at cost’, fill out the form and pay the total (cash or check – – exact change needed). There will be forms and directions at the drop off location between the Braintree Town Garage and Office. The form can be downloaded here. With the rain coming, you might want your paperwork … Read more >>

Apr 282017
 

The Town Clerk’s office will be closing @ 3:00 pm on the following dates: May 2, May 16th, and May 24th.