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Highway Department Full time Position

The Town of Bolton is seeking an individual to fill a full time Equipment Operator Maintenance Technician position with the Highway Department. A Class B CDL (commercial driver’s license) is preferred. Wage range from $19 – $21/hour commensurate with CDL/experience, full benefits package, position open until filled.  To apply please submit a letter of interest (including qualifications and experience) and/or a resume to the Town of Bolton, 3045 Theodore Roosevelt Highway, Bolton VT 05676, or to clerkbolton@gmavt.net.  The Town of Bolton is an equal opportunity employer.

Propane Fuel Bid

Town of Bolton, Vermont
Notice to Vendors
Invitation to Bid: Propane for Three Municipal Buildings

The Town of Bolton, Vermont requests sealed bids from qualified vendors for propane fuel for three municipal buildings, for one and two years.  The current town contract expires 10/31/2022.  Bids are due by 4 p.m. on July 13, 2022, at the Bolton Town Office, 3045 Theodore Roosevelt Highway, Bolton, VT 05676, and will be opened by the Select Board during a regularly scheduled meeting on July 18, 2022. The bid will be awarded on July 19, 2022.   The Town of Bolton reserves the right to reject any and all bids, in whole or in part.

Seeking Representative to CCRPC

The Town of Bolton is seeking a volunteer to be appointed by the Select Board to serve as Bolton’s representative to the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission (CCRPC).  Commission meetings are held on the third Wednesday of the month, from 6 – 8 p.m. with both in-person and virtual attendance options. Please contact the Town Office if you are interested in serving.  Access more information about representative roles and responsibilities here (scroll to the bottom of the page):


Access more information about the CCRPC’s vision, mission, and overview here:


Stipend Position

The Animal Control Officer is responsible for enforcement of the Town Ordinance for the Control of Dogs and  includes addressing dogs and complaints about dogs that: are unlicensed, are running at large, have bitten another animal or person (which may trigger a vicious dog hearing), impounding/quarantining dogs and caring for them while housed at the town garage. This position is an annual appointment by the Select Board and is budgeted for two ACOs with a $250 annual stipend.

Seeking Volunteers!

The Town of Bolton is seeking volunteers to serve as an Alternate to Bolton’s Development Review Board (DRB), a representative to the Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) Board, and members of the Planning Commission, Energy Committee.

Planning Commission currently seeking one member. The Planning Commission (PC) is comprised of 5 volunteer members, who are appointed by the Select Board, and are principally responsible for drafting and amending the Bolton Town Plan and our town’s land use bylaws (the Bolton Land Use and Development Regulations ).  The PC also participates in the regional planning process, undertakes comprehensive planning, and functions solely as a planning body.  Board members receive a $10 per meeting stipend. Access more information about the role of the PC here.

The Bolton Planning Commission seeks community members!
The Planning Commission is looking for your help to enhance our Town Plan and regulations to meet the needs of its citizens as we change and grow as a community.
This position will inspire many and effect real change in Bolton for years to come. Join the Planning Commission to provide a vital service to the town and its community.

Help us effect change in our community.
Please call or email Kaelyn Modrak, PC Member, for more information or if you are interested: kaelynmod@gmail.com or 777-1921.

The DRB Alternate would serve when/as needed.  Meetings are held the 4th Thursday of the month.  The DRB is the municipal body that, when required, is authorized and delegated to uphold and interpret the Bolton Land Use and Development Regulations (BLUDRs). It is also the board authorized to hear appeals from decisions of the Bolton Zoning Administrator. Board members receive a $10 per meeting stipend. Access more information about the role of the DRB here.

The CSWD Representative would serve as Bolton’s representative on that board.  Meetings are held the 4th Wednesday of the month. The Board of Commissioners is the governing body of the CSWD, and sets policy on solid waste management for the member communities. For more information about representing Bolton on the CSWD Board, please contact the CSWD at 872-8100.

CSWD Board Expectations

Energy Committee: The Town of Bolton is looking for members for its Energy Committee. The committee’s role will be to conduct a range of activities to decrease energy consumption in Town, promote energy efficiency, and support the development of renewable energy in the Town of Bolton. The committee will focus on activities that lower energy bills for the Town, residents, and businesses of Bolton, and create jobs in Vermont. The Committee’s activities will range from tracking current energy consumption and progress, coordinating with the Town and School district for improvements in the buildings, researching grant and financing options, organizing events and workshops,  coordinating with existing programs offered in Vermont, etc.

Please contact the Town Office if you are interested in serving our community – thank you!


Email: clerkbolton@gmavt.net