The Vermont Statutes Online
Subchapter 005 : ADMINISTRATIVE DEPARTMENTS(Cite as: 24 App. V.S.A. ch. 221, § 5.01)
§ 221-5.01. General provisions
(a) Creation of departments. The trustees may establish Village departments, offices, or agencies in addition to those created by this charter and may prescribe the functions of all departments, offices, and agencies, except that no function assigned by this charter to a particular department, office, or agency may be discontinued or unless this charter specifically so provides, assigned to any other.
(b) Direction by Manager. All departments, offices, and agencies under the direction and supervision of the Manager shall be administered by an officer appointed by and subject to the direction and supervision of the Manager. With the consent of the trustees, the Manager may serve as the head of one or more such departments, offices, or agencies or may appoint one person as the head of one or more of them.