The Town of Goshen elects three members of the community to serve on the Selectboard. The board meets every 2nd and 4th Monday at the Town Hall at 7pm to conduct Town Business. These are open meetings for the public to view, there is always a time slot for Citizens Concerns. Agendas are posted and available here.
William J. Mathis, Ph. D., Chair
Marci Hayes, Selectboard Clerk
Roles & Responsibilities of the Selectboard
(from VT Secretary of State’s website):
Selectboard Members (elected).
General supervision and control over town; enacts ordinances, regulations, and policies for town; oversees town property and personnel; prepares, presents and manages budget; and oversees roads, including laying out, discontinuing, and reclassifying roads. Sits as local board of health, liquor control commission, and sewer commission. Should know the town well, be able to understand all sides of complex issues, and have very thick skin. 17 V.S.A. § 2646(4); 17 V.S.A. § 2649
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