Sep 042014

Brookfield is a town in Orange County, Vermont, United States. It was created by Vermont charter on August 5, 1781. Brookfield is best known for its floating bridge which spans Sunset Lake buoyed by pontoons. The bridge, which is the only floating bridge east of the Mississippi River, was originally built in 1820 by Luther Adams and his neighbors. Sunset Lake is also the site of an annual ice harvesting festival. Brookfield boasts that it has Vermont’s oldest continually operating library dating back to 1791.

Brookfield Town Offices

Brookfield Town Offices

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
8:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
Phone: 802-276-3352
Mailing address: P. O. Box 463, Brookfield, VT 05036

Mar 302015



 Location:  Town Office, Ralph Road, Brookfield

MEETING:       Tuesday, April 14, 2015

time:                7:00 p.m.

topics:              Call to order

                 Adjustments to agenda

        Minutes of prior meetings

                 Opportunity for public comment

                 Meeting with Two Rivers, town plan revisions

        Executive session, § 248a application, West St. (if needed)

Mar 242015

Brookfield Selectboard Meeting of March 9, 2015 Town Clerk’s Office on Ralph Road Selectboard: John Benson (Chair), Cory Haggett, Jeff Kimmel Public Attendees: Ray Peck (Road Crew Foreman) Call to Order: Mr. Benson called the meeting to order at 7:00 p. m. Selectboard organization: on motion of Mr. Kimmel, seconded by Mr. Haggett, John Benson [Read more…]

Mar 112015

Two Rabies Clinics will be held in Randolph in anticipation of the April 1 deadline for dog licenses. The first clinic will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the Randolph Regional Veterinary Hospital, located at 86 Dylan Drive in Randolph, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. The second rabies clinic will be held on [Read more…]

Mar 112015

WARNING BROOKFIELD TOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT ANNUAL SCHOOL DISTRICT MEETING, BROOKFIELD, VERMONT TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2015 Charlie Keeler called the meeting called to order at 1:31 p.m. Article 1:   To vote by Australian ballot on the following Town School District Officers:                        -Moderator for a term of one year.                        -SCHOOL DIRECTOR for a term of [Read more…]

Mar 112015

TOWN OF BROOKFIELD 2015 ANNUAL MEETING The legal voters of the Town of Brookfield met for the annual Town Meeting, at the Brookfield Elementary School auditorium at 1725 Ridge Road, Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. to transact the following business: Article 1: To elect all officers as required by law for the ensuing [Read more…]

Feb 282015

1. Present and Voting: A. Borgman, C. Wright, D. Childs, M. Foran. Present and Non-Voting: L. Rochat. Absent: K. Anderson. 2. Minutes of the 1/20/15 Meeting approved. 3. Treasurer’s Report: Income ahead of expenditures with the town’s portion of their budgeted amount still to come. 4. Oral History Program: Very successful program which was managed [Read more…]

Feb 262015

Brookfield Selectboard Meeting of February 23, 2015 Town Clerk’s Office on Ralph Road  Selectboard: John Benson (Chair), Cory Haggett, Jeff Kimmel Public Attendees: Teresa Godfrey (Recorder), Charlie Keeler  1.  Call to Order:  Mr. Benson called the meeting to order at 7:00 p. m.  2.  Old Business:  On motion by Mr. Kimmel, seconded by Mr. Haggett, [Read more…]

Feb 262015

Brookfield Planning Commission Meeting Minutes February 10, 2015 7:00 p.m. Brookfield Library   Members present: Aaron Adler, Chair; Martha Judy; Jeff Girard; Clay Purvis, Secretary; Will White Other Participants: Chris Sargent, Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Planning Commission Call to Order Aaron Adler, Chair, determined that there was a quorum of members and commenced the meeting at [Read more…]