Town Manager


Town Manager’s Office

The Town of Hardwick operates under the provisions set forth in a town voter and Vermont state legislature-approved municipal charter. In the field of municipal government, the Town of Hardwick is a Town Manager form of government.

A Town elected Select Board hires the Town Manager. The Select Board is the board of directors, and the manager is the Chief Executive Officer who carries out the policies established by the Select Board, to whom the Manager is responsible. The Manager performs all duties prescribed by the Town Charter, required by the laws of the State of Vermont or by resolution of the Select Board.

The Town Manager is responsible for the operation of all departments as designated by the Select Board and the town manager’s office staff performs the many administrative, financial and miscellaneous functions and services as incorporated in the Town Charter. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

For a complete Town Manager job description, click here.

Manager’s report information can be found in given Select Board Minutes.


Latest Updates

  • Emergency Notification #9

    The Community Support Center located at 56 High Street and open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. has the following items available for people to use in their clean up efforts: Contractor bags, tarps, box fans, tools, cleaning products, work gloves and sump pumps Stop by for what you need. A heads up to everyone…


  • Emergency Notification #8

    Click here for useful information following the flood regarding clean up, food access, mental health needs, reporting damage, and more!


  • Town of Hardwick Request for Proposal (RFP) – Engineering Services

    The Town is seeking proposals from qualified engineering firms for the design, engineering, and construction administration of a new bridge/culvert structure on Hardwick Farms Road spanning Porter Brook. The project aims to replace and upsize the existing crossing damaged in the July 2023 & July 2024 Floods. To see the full request please visit www.hardwickvt.gov…


Office Hours

Monday – Friday
7:30 AM – 3:30 PM


Phone: 802-472-6120
Fax: 802-472-3793

David Upson
Town Manager

Casey Rowell
Business Manager

Amanda Fecteau
Payroll & Benefits Administrator

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 523
Hardwick, VT 05843

Physical Address

20 Church Street
Hardwick, VT