Employment Opportunity – The Town of Greensboro is Seeking a Zoning Administrator

 

Town of Greensboro, Zoning Administrator Job Opening

 

The Town of Greensboro, Vermont, is seeking applicants for the part-time position of Zoning Administrator. The ZA administers the Greensboro Zoning Bylaw and works with the Planning Commission and the DRB. The opening is immediate and entails approximately

10 to 20 hours per week depending on the season and zoning activity level.  Greensboro is a vibrant rural community with a growing local foods economy and a diverse seasonal population.  Town oversight of the Shore-land Protection zoning has been received from the State of Vermont. For more information, please contact Select Board Member, Sean Thomson, either by phone (cell) 413-441-4673 or email (is best) sean.thomson@greensborovt.org or visit the town website at www.greensborovt.org.

 

This position is open until filled.  If interested, please apply by forwarding a letter of interest, résumé, and three references to Sean Thomson at sean.thomson@greensborovt.org (Electronic Submission Only, Please).

 

Go here for a copy of the Job Description:  Zoning Administrator – Job Description

ROAD TO BARR HILL CLOSED TO VEHICLES

The road to Barr Hill Natural Area is being upgraded, so it is closed to vehicles from May 16th until early June.  Please check www.nature.org/barrhill for re-opening date.  Hiking is still permitted at the hiker’s risk.

Civil Marriage License Fees Increase

Starting on July 1, 2016, the fee for a Civil Marriage will increase from $45.00 to $60.00.  This was amended by the Vermont House and Senate as of May 17, 2016.

Town Clerk’s Office closed in observance of Memorial Day

The Greensboro Town Clerk’s office will be closed on May 30th in observance of Memorial Day.  We will open on Tuesday morning at 9 am for our regular office hours.

Part Time Employment – Summer Recycling Attendant

The Town of Greensboro is seeking a Summer Recycling Attendant: This will be a seasonal, part-time position for July and August as well as a relief person during the rest of the year.  Summer hours are Saturday’s 8:45 – 11:15 AM and Wednesday’s 3:15 – 5:45 PM.  Winter hours are Saturday’s 8:45 – 11:15 AM.  Applicants must be able to lift 50 lbs.

For an application or additional details, please contact the Town Clerk’s office at 533-2911, or by email at townclerk@greensborovt.org   Applications must be received by May 25, 2016.

Fifth Annual Caspian Challenge

Date:  Sunday, July 24 at 8:30 am with the start at the Ball Field.

Loop the Lake:  Runners start at the ball field, head nortDh on Breezy Ave, continue out Craftsbury Road, turn left on North Shore Road, left at Campbell’s Corner and then back along Lake Shore to finish at the ball field.  Contact Victoria Von Hessert (victoriavonhessert@gmail.com) or at 533-2237.

The 5K run/walk.  Run/walk out lake Shore Road to the 2.5K mark and then back to the start on the ball field.

Registration fee is $10 if registered by July 4, $15 registering thereafter, with no charge for under 13.  Minimum age to participate in the 5K is 7.  All participants are required to sign a waiver releasing the Greensboro Association, its officers and membership, volunteers, the town and it’s officers/employees, and HPD from any claims or liability.  All children under age 17 must have a parent sign the waiver.  Pets are not permitted to participate in this event.  T-shirts are $5 for those pre-registered, and $10 on race day.

Time:  Registration table open at 7:00 am and closes at 8:15 am.  Race Start:  Lake Loop runners start at 8:30 am  5K Walkers/Runners start at 8:45 am.  Participants should complete run/walk by 11:00 am

For further information, please contact Victoria Von Hessert at victoriavonhessert@gmail.com or 533-2237

Hardwick-Greensboro Caspian Beach Committee Meeting

The Hardwick-Greensboro Caspian Beach Committee will meet on May 19, 2016 in the Collier Room at Greensboro Town Hall at 11:00 am.

GREEN UP WRAP UP

The Town of Greensboro would like to thank all of our Green-Up volunteers for your efforts in cleaning up our roadways.  Also, a huge thank you to the Greensboro Walking Ladies for the snacks they provided for our volunteers.  There were some left from Saturday, so they were frozen and  will be used at the Giving Closet Volunteer Meeting, as well as the Hazardous Mitigation Meeting on May 18th.  Let’s try to keep our town “tidy” all year.  Thanks again.

Vermont Vaudeville presents “Bumps and Ruts”

Vermont Vaudeville returns to the Hardwick Town House with “Bumps & Ruts” for a weekend of circus, music and comedy on May 13th and 14th.  “Bumps and Ruts” celebrates the wonders of springtime in rural Vermont:  ditches that swallow school buses whole, potholes that would be in-ground swimming pools in any other state, washboard so bad it makes moonshine whiskey feel smooth!

May 13th at 8 pm   Prices $15 adults    $8  kids

May 14th Matinee at 2 PM   Prices $12 adults  $6 kids

May 14th at 8 pm  Prices $15 adult       $8 kids

Vermont Veterans’ Home

Many Vermont Veterans, or Veterans in the surrounding tri-state area, do not know that a residential facility for Veterans exists in Vermont, nor are they aware of the programs and care that are provided for service men and women and their spouses.  Also, this link offers important information for children who may be required to coordinate the future care of an aging parent who was in the military or for their spouse.

http://vvh.vermont.gov.

GIVING CLOSET VOLUNTEER MEETING

The Giving Closet will hold a training and organizational meeting on May 18th at 11:00 am for all volunteers.  Please come if you would like to be a volunteer, or already are. If you have any questions or items to be added to the agenda, please email Miriam at mrogers70@gmail.com.  If you would like to be a volunteer in the future, please come so that we can all sit down and talk about how the Giving Closet is organized, and what is expected of the volunteers when you are here.

UPCOMING EVENTS

FREE WIFI available at Greensboro Town Hall and Greensboro Free Library

  • (802) 533-2911
  • townclerk@greensborovt.org
  • Town of Greensboro, PO Box 119, Greensboro, VT 05841

  • Fax: (802) 533-2191
  • Hours: Monday – Thursday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

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