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Highway Foreman

In Pownal, the Road Foreman is appointed by the select board. The Highway Foreman is responsible for the maintenance of the town's highways and oversees all crew members of the highway department.

In Vermont the road foreman can be elected or appointed. Has no independent authority, but can assist the selectboard in overseeing town highways at the request of the board. Should have experience with town highways and be a good communicator. 17 V.S.A. §2646(16); 17 V.S.A. §2651

Learn More on the Highway Department page.

Approximate Time Required for this Position:
Time Commitment: Full Time Position

Is this an elected, appointed or a hired town position?
This is an appointed position.

Is this a paid town position?

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