Marshfield, Vermont


Selectboard Meeting



DATE:              August 1, 2023

TIME:               5:30 pm.

LOCATION:     Beginning at the Railroad Bed parking lot off Bemis Farm Rd, and then Old Schoolhouse Common and Zoom – see remote info below


Call meeting to order

Changes or additions to the agenda  

Review and approval of minutes: 7/18/23, 7/21/23, 7/24/23, 7/30/23

Public Comment/Unscheduled Appearances (limited to 15 minutes TOTAL)


Railroad bed reclassification hearing

Review of storm and flood damage

Holt Road

Request for reimbursement for material for Hardwood Mtn Rd

Update regarding Folsom Hill Rd repairs

                Old Schoolhouse Common water damage and Block Foundation grant

Debris Removal – execute Memorandum of Understanding with the state

Railroad Bed

                Other ongoing projects and damages

Emergency Watershed Protection Program (51 Creamery, 83 Creamery, others?)

Hazard Mitigation/Buyouts (Berte, Lamberton, Drinkwine, others?)

Consolidated Communications layoff


Updates to old business, if needed:

Water bottling filling station

Cybersecurity evaluation

Flag replacement and lighting

Library interest in managing and upgrades to gym


Correspondence, Payroll, and Bills  


Future Agenda Items:

August 8th – bridge bids

Rich Phillips discussion of project ideas

Brush hogging contract

Outdoor Event Permit ordinance discussion

Town website - software and hosting

School Street paving

Emergency shelter arrangements

Route 2/Cabot Road ROW documents

OSC heating issues

Fire Station addition budget & grant options

Picnic shelter tables and possible crowdsourcing funding

Park & Ride lights


Please note: The Old School House Common is closed to the public. However, the public can attend this meeting by entering through the rear door at the top of the steps. The meeting will not be ADA accessible because the elevator is currently not in operation.


Meeting via ZOOM

Meeting ID 471 213 4075

To participate by phone, dial 1-929-205-6099


Address: Old Schoolhouse Common 122 School Street Marshfield VT 05658