2015 Manchester, Vermont Town Meeting

2015 Manchester, Vermont Town Meeting

Vermont Town Meeting is an annual event that I enjoy photographing and participating in. While each town will see the same “usual suspects” in attendance, and a few new faces, you never know what hot topics, or controversies may arise. My text from 2014: Town Meeting… Never heard of it? Then you probably don’t live in Vermont. Every year, the first week of March, towns across the state of Vermont hold individual meetings where local officials are¬†elected, budgets are decided, and appropriations are doled out. Most importantly, Town Meeting is…

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Town Meeting 2014 – “Somebody Has To Do It”

Town Meeting 2014 – “Somebody Has To Do It”

Town Meeting… Never heard of it? Then you probably don’t live in Vermont. Every year, the first week of March, towns across the state of Vermont hold individual meetings where local officials are¬†elected, budgets are decided, and appropriations are doled out. Most importantly, Town Meeting is an opportunity for individuals to have their voice heard. This is the one chance a year where you can get up in front of your neighbors, and express to them why you agree, or often disagree with the planned future of the community. Unfortunately…

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