Proposed Town Plan Hearing

October 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

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.