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Local Government Day in the Legislature

February 20, 2013 @ 8:15 am - 4:00 pm


Register today for:

Local Government Day in the Legislature

Presented by:

and the Vermont Municipal Clerks and Treasurers Association

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Capitol Plaza Hotel and Conference Center

Montpelier, Vermont

Who Should Attend and Why:

This special day at the Vermont State House allows local officials to learn firsthand about the status of pending legislation from VLCT and Vermont Municipal Clerks’ and Treasurers’ Association representatives, attend legislative hearings, and speak with their representatives and senators at the Vermont Legislature. The morning’s agenda will include policy briefing roundtable discussions on transportation revenues and priorities conducted by VTrans Secretary Brian Searles, public safety
and corrections by Rutland Mayor Chris Louras, and homestead filings and property tax issues led by a representative of the Tax Department’s Outreach Office. Newly re-elected Governor Peter Shumlin has been invited to speak at the luncheon.

Cost: $40.00.

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8:15 – 9:00 a.m. Registration at the Capitol Plaza Hotel
Light continental breakfast will be provided.

9:00 – 9:15 a.m. Welcome and Explanation of Day’s Events
John Hollar, Mayor, City of Montpelier
Hunter Rieseberg, VLCT President
Sandra Pinsonault, VMCTA President

9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Policy Briefing Roundtables
Transportation Revenues and Priorities, Brian Searles, Secretary, VTrans

Public Safety and Corrections,
Christopher Louras, Mayor, Rutland City

Homestead Filings and Property Tax Issues, Tax Department Outreach Office

9:45 – 10:00 a.m. Walk to State House

10:00 – 11:00 a.m. State House Tour
David Schütz, State House Curator, and Assistants

10:00 – Noon Attend House and Senate Committee Meetings

TBD (See VLCT website for updates)

12:00 – 12:15 p.m. Return to Capitol Plaza

12:15 – 1:30 p.m. Luncheon with Legislators at Capitol Plaza
Governor Peter Shumlin (invited)

1:45 – 2:00 p.m. Walk to State House

2:00 p.m. Cookies in the Cafeteria

2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Attend House and Senate Committee Meetings

Observe floor action in House and Senate Chambers

3:00 p.m. Conclusion


February 20, 2013
8:15 am - 4:00 pm


Capitol Plaza Hotel and Conference Center
State Street
Montpelier,VTUnited States

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