News and Announcements
VLCT’s Public Policy and Advocacy Department represents Vermont municipalities before numerous entities, including the Vermont Legislature and state agencies, members of Congress, federal agencies, other state municipal associations, and outside interest groups. Guided by VLCT’s Municipal Policy, which is developed and annually approved by our membership, Advocacy staff work to educate legislators on issues of concern to local officials so that they may be resolved in state law.
Featured Advocacy Resources
The Municipal Assistance Center
The Municipal Assistance Center (MAC) provides local officials with the education, training and professional assistance they need to fulfill their statutory duties. MAC is supported by membership dues, grants and fees that are charged for specific services.
Need help with MAC service?
Contact MAC today
Risk Management Services
VLCT's Risk Management Services (RMS) department operates PACIF and VERB, the two non-profit, member-owned, board-directed self-insurance trusts that provide property and workers' compensation coverage, unemployment insurance, employee benefits, and loss control programs tailored to the specific needs of Vermont's municipalities.
Members seeking help in managing their municipality's risk should email Larry Smith, Manager, Member Relations or call VLCT at 800-649-7915