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

townclerk@brookfieldvt.org

Nov 152018
 

Below are the draft minutes.  Once approved, the final version is filed with the Town Clerk.

Brookfield Planning Commission

Meeting Minutes

November 13, 2018

Brookfield Town Offices

 

Present:  Members Colin Duclos, Will White, Gwynn Zakov, Martha Judy, Jeff Girard and Mardee Sanchez.

Sanchez called the meeting to order at 7:02 pm.

  1. Revisions to the Land Use Bylaws

The PC reviewed Article 5 sections on special events, outdoor storage and some of telecommunications facilities.

  1. Minutes

White/Duclos moved to approve the minutes of September 11, 2018 as written.  The motion passed 6-0-0.

  1. Old/new business

The next meeting was scheduled for Tuesday, December 11, 2018.

  1. Adjournment

Zakov/Judy moved to adjourn.  The motion passed 6-0-0 and the meeting adjourned at 8:35 pm.

 

Respectfully submitted,

Mardee Sanchez

 

Nov 142018
 

ECFiber has made some inroads into Brookfield during the past two years.  High-speed internet arrived in the Kibbee neighborhood in August 2016 courtesy of a grant from the state to fund a Business Broadband Improvement District. West Brookfield also now has ECFiber through the village and up to parts of Eagle Peak Road. Over the past [Read more…]

Nov 122018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 14, 2018 5:30 PM BROOKFIELD TOWN OFFICE, 40 RALPH ROAD, BROOKFIELD, VT AGENDA Review and Approve Minutes of October 24, 2018. [10/24/18 Minutes] Questions or Issues Brought by Members of the Public. Continuing Review of OCSD Activities, Reports and Bills. [OCSD Patrol Hours] Traffic Law Enforcement and TORC [Read more…]

Nov 082018
 

The Town of Brookfield Special Selectboard Meeting 27 October 2018 Town Clerk’s Office Minutes     Present: John Benson, Jeff Kimmel, Cory Haggett, Kasey Peterson   Call to Order: John Benson called the meeting to order at 9:00 AM   Drug and Alcohol Policy Review: Discussion included federal requirements for the maintenance of employee CDL [Read more…]

Oct 302018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY October 24, 2018 5:30 PM BROOKFIELD TOWN OFFICE 40 RALPH ROAD, BROOKFIELD, VT UNAPPROVED MINUTES The following members attended: Stuart Edson, Mike Stoddard, Dan Mason, Michael Rutkovsky and Lew Stowell. Kara Lake attended as member of the public. Kate Forrer attended as a project advisor. Captain Kyle Kapitanski attended [Read more…]

Oct 222018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 24, 2018 5:30 PM BROOKFIELD TOWN OFFICE, 40 RALPH ROAD, BROOKFIELD, VT AGENDA Review and Approve Minutes of September 26, 2018. [9/2618 Minutes] Questions or Issues Brought by Members of the Public. Continuing Review of OCSD Activities, Reports and Bills. [OCSD Patrol Hours] Traffic Law Enforcement and TORC [Read more…]

Oct 182018
 

This event is for the residents of: Randolph, Braintree, Brookfield & Northfield 3 November 2018   8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. At the Closed Landfill past the Randolph Transfer Station Materials Accepted at the Event: Acids, Adhesives, Aerosols, Antifreeze, Brake Fluid, Cements, Charcoal Lighters, Chlorine, Cleaning Fluid, Degreasers, Disinfectants, Drain Cleaners, Dry Gas, Epoxies, Dyes, Fiberglass [Read more…]