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Title 24 Appendix : Municipal Charters

Chapter 105 : TOWN OF BERLIN

Subchapter 007 : VACANCIES IN ELECTED AND APPOINTED OFFICES; NOTICE OF

(Cite as: 24 App. V.S.A. ch. 105, § 71)
  • § 105-71. Notice of vacancy during unexpired term

    In order to inform citizens of the Town and to afford them the opportunity to participate or serve in Town government, public notice shall be given of municipal vacancies resulting from resignation, death, disability, or change of residence from the Town of a Town officer on any board, commission, or committee or in other public office whether elected or appointed. Such notice shall be made by:

    (a) Posting the vacancy in the Town Clerk's office and two other public places in the Town at least 10 days prior to the meeting at which the appointing authority intends to fill the vacancy.

    (b) Such notice shall provide for the right of any interested citizen to submit a written application to the appointing authority regarding such vacancy and to be personally interviewed by the appointing authority, if requested by the applicant, prior to the filling of said vacancy as provided by law.