Wires Crossed at HED as Four Commissioners’ Positions Advertised

HARDWICK – A posting in an online forum last week advertised for candidates to fill four Hardwick Electric Department (HED) commissioner positions. In total, HED has only five commissioners, and under that organization’s founding law (24 App. V.S.A. ch. 123, § 904) “a Board of Electric Utility Commissioners consisting of five persons to be appointed by the Board of Selectmen whose initial terms shall be established by resolution of the Board of Selectmen so as to provide that no more than two of such commissioners shall be appointed annually.”

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