Tag Archives: Town Manager

Local News
April 4, 2018

Killington Town Manager fired “without cause”

By Polly Lynn Mikula

KILLINGTON—At 8:20 p.m. on Wednesday, March 28, the Killington Select Board came out of executive session to announce the termination of Deborah Schwartz from the position of Town Manager “without cause.” The board unanimously approved the motion.

There was little discussion.

Killington Town Manager fired without cause
Editors Picks
March 28, 2018

Killington Town Manager fired without cause

By Polly Lynn Mikula

KILLINGTON—At 8:20 p.m. on Wednesday, March 28, the Killington Select Board came out of executive session to announce the termination of Deborah Schwartz from the position of Town Manager without cause. The board unanimously approved the motion.

There…

Poultney Town Manager Jonas Rosenthal to be honored
News Briefs
October 5, 2016

Poultney Town Manager Jonas Rosenthal to be honored

Sunday, Oct. 9 from 1-5 p.m.—POULTNEY—The Poultney Area Chamber of Commerce recently announced that its first-ever 2016 Honorary Citizen of the Year award will be presented to Jonas Rosenthal. The public is invited to join the Chamber in honoring Rosenthal at an open house/retirement party…

Killington names Deborah Schwartz Town Manager
Local News
March 30, 2016

Killington names Deborah Schwartz Town Manager

Courtesy of Town of Killington

DEBORAH SCHWARTZ

The Town of Killington has named Deborah Schwartz as its new Town Manager, effective April 18, 2016.

Schwartz, who has an extensive background in municipal management, having served in executive…

Letter
January 15, 2016

Won’t you be my neighbor?

Dear Editor,

Will the town of Killington consider a residency requirement for the new town manager?

In the old days, selectmen ran towns but 100 years ago the state of Vermont created the select board-manager form of government. After the town of Killington (then Sherburne)…

Local News
December 29, 2015

Killington town manager selection process begins

Interviews to be held in early 2016

by Stephen Seitz

KILLINGTON—Let the winnowing commence.

“We just received the resumes,” said Patty McGrath, who is chairwoman of Killington’s board of selectmen. “The advisory committee will be going through them.”

McGrath said that 60 resumes have come…

Local News
October 29, 2015

Dick Horner appointed interim town manager for the town of Killington

KILLINGTON—The Killington Select Board has decided to hire an interim town manager to ensure a smooth transition. After executive session Tuesday, Oct. 20, the Board unanimously appointed long time director of planning and zoning administrator Dick Horner to the post. They expect him to serve…