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

Jun 212018

The Town of Brookfield

Selectboard Meeting

25 June 2018

 Town Clerk’s Office


        1.  Call to Order 

       2  Adjustments to the Agenda

       3.  Public Comment

       4.  New Business

              A. Highway Report

              B. Public Assemblage Permit – Brookfield Community Partnership

              C.Orange County Sheriff’s Contract

       5.  Old Business

             A.  Approve Minutes of 11 June 2018 Meeting

       6.  Payroll/AP Warrant

             A.  AP and Payroll Warrants  

        7.  Other Proper Business

         8.  Adjournment  





Jun 152018

Agreeably to the provisions of Title 32 VSA, Sec. 4111, notice is hereby given that the undersigned Listers within and for the Town of Brookfield have completed the abstract of individual lists of persons, co-partnerships, associations or corporations owning taxable property in said town on April 1st 2018, and that they have lodged the same in [Read more…]

Jun 132018

Present and voting: Amy Borgman, Emily Noyes, Dan Childs, Cat Wright Present and not voting: Laura Rochat (librarian) Not present: Kym Anderson -Acceptance of the Minutes -Treasurer’s Report: The Library continues to be in good financial shape, nothing of note to report. -Librarian’s Report: Laura has officially completed her Public Librarianship Certificate! The Library will [Read more…]

May 292018

The Brookfield Highway Dept will be replacing culverts and lining ditches on East Hill Road June 4 through June 14. One lane traffic and intermittent road closures will be unavoidable. Travelers should expect delays and are encouraged to find alternate routes when possible.

May 282018

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE Wednesday May 23, 2018 5:30 PM Brookfield Town Office Ralph Road, Brookfield, VT UNAPPROVED MINUTES The following members attended: Stuart Edson, Mike Stoddard, Dan Mason, Joy Kacik, Michael Rutkovsky and Lew Stowell.  Deputy Kevin Wilson, OCSD attended as invited guest. Review and Approve Minutes of April 25, 2018. Approved unanimously. [Read more…]

May 202018

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE Wednesday May 23, 2018 5:30 PM Brookfield Town Office Ralph Road, Brookfield, VT AGENDA Review and Approve Minutes of April 25, 2018. [4/25/18 Minutes] Questions or Issues Brought by Members of the Public. Acknowledgment of Gwynn Zakov’s resignation. Guest: Deputy Kevin Wilson, OCSD. Continuing Review of OCSD Activities, Reports and [Read more…]