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Vermont Access Board

Meetings

Location are TBA 

Large Conference Room
Bridgette Hutchinson 802-479-7561

 

2021 Meeting Dates @1:30pm

  • Dec. 6, 2021 (adjusted to avoid the Holidays)

2022 Meeting Dates @1:30pm

  • January 31, 2022
  • February 28, 2022
  • March 28, 2022
  • April 25, 2022
  • May 23, 2022 (adjusted for Memorial Day)
  • June 27, 2022
  • July 25, 2022
  • August 29, 2022
  • September 26, 2022
  • October 31, 2022
  • Dec. 5, 2022 (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                          

  • Michael E. Schirling, Chair/Commissioner
    • Designee - Robert  Sponable, Deputy Director 
  • Representative Alice Emmons, House Institutions Committee
  • Senator Virginia Lyons, Senate Institutions Committee
  • Laura Trieschmann, State Historic Preservation Officer
    • Designee - Caitlin Corkins, Elizabeth Peebles
  • Mike Obuchowski, Buildings and General Services Commissioner
    • Designee - Tabrena Karish
  • Vacant, Representative- Disability Organization
  • Sandra Silla, Independent Architect
  • Nate Besio, Vermont Center For Independent Living
  • Kim Morrow, Builder/Contractor
  • Cleary O. Buckley, Representative-Disability Organization