Regional Governance

Vermont does not have county government, but there are a few regional bodies that provide guidance or governance on specific issues. The Town has representation to these bodies:

Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission (CVRPC
Function: To provide regional planning services, including supporting various types of planning efforts of its member towns such as for transportation, hazard mitigation, and watersheds. 

CVRPC Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC)
Function: To address transportation issues in Central Vermont. 

Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District (CVSWMD
Function: To provide regional solid waste management services, including assisting member towns and our residents to dispose of waste appropriately and reduce waste.

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  • Barre Town Representatives to the CVSWMD Board of Supervisors
    • Fred Thumm (Primary, also Board Chair). Term expires March 31, 2023.
    • Jack Mitchell (Alternate) 802-476-7073 (H). Term expires March 31, 2023.

CV Fiber Board
Providing Central Vermont residents, businesses, and civic institutions with universal access to a reliable, secure,
locally-owned and -governed communications network able to grow to meet future community needs.

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  • Barre Town Representatives to the CV Fiber Board
    • Michael Milo (Primary) (516) 382-0724 Term expires March 7, 2024. 
    • Dan Souza (Alternate). Term expires March 7, 2024.