Vermont Access Board

Meetings

Department of Public Safety
Division of Fire Safety
1311 US Route 302, Berlin Suite 600
Barre, Vermont 06541-2351

Large Conference Room
Bridgette Hutchinson 802-479-7561

2017 Meeting Dates @1:30pm

  • January 30, 2017
  • February 27, 2017
  • March 27, 2017
  • April 24, 2017
  • May 22, 2017 (adjusted for Memorial Day)
  • June 26, 2017
  • July 31, 2017
  • August 28, 2017
  • September 25, 2017
  • October 30, 2017
  • December 11, 2017 (adjusted to avoid the Holidays)

Please Note:  In order for your item/application to be reviewed at a meeting all documents must be received at the Central Office two weeks prior to the meeting

Access Board Variance Request - Instructions and Application

About the Board

The Access Board adopts rules on technical requirements for accessibility to public buildings. The Board also has Legislative authority to hear and grant variances from particular provisions of Vermont Rules. The Board has no authority to grant variances from those portions of the Vermont law which are also Federal Requirements.

Board Members                          

  • Keith W Flynn, Chair/Commissioner
    • Designee - Joseph Benard, Deputy Director 
  • Representative Alice Emmons, House Institutions Committee
  • Senator Peg Flory, Senate Institutions Committee
  • Laura Trieschmann, State Historic Preservation Officer
    • Designee - Caitlin Corkins, Elizabeth Peebles
  • Mike Obuchowski, Buildings and General Services Commissioner
    • Designee - Tricia Harper
  • David Sagi, Representative- Disability Organization
  • Fredrick A Senftleber, Independent Architect
  • Mike Charron, Vermont Center For Independent Living
  • Kim Morrow, Builder/Contractor
  • Cleary O. Buckley, Representative-Disability Organization

Michael Desrochers, Executive Director
Joseph Benard, Deputy Director

1311 US Route 302 – Suite 600
Barre, VT 05641
Phone:  802-479-7561
Toll Free:  800- 640-2106