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Cornell Library at Vermont Law & Graduate School
Foundational Materials and Resources
Vermont's Home Rule State Statute This link opens in a new window
Title 24 of the Vermont codified statutes dictates the parameters of local governance.
Vermont Town Charters This link opens in a new window
The appendix to title 24 of the Vermont codified statutes lists charters for 59 towns and villages, plus some solid waste management district agreements and fire district agreements.
Vermont League of Cities and Towns This link opens in a new window
The Vermont League of Cities and Towns (VLCT) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that serves Vermont's municipal officials. VLCT is owned by its member municipal governments.
A Classic Vermont Town Hall
Locating Vermont Ordinances
Vermont city and town ordinances are available directly from the municipality and many municipalities post their ordinances to their websites.
Some Vermont ordinances are included in popular municipal law aggregators.
Vermont Secretary of State Resources
The Vermont Secretary of State offers links to a variety of municipal law resources as well as information regarding access to public records in Vermont.
The State Papers of Vermont volumes were published by the former Office of the Editor of State Papers, Vermont Secretary of State's Office. They are available through various libraries within the State of Vermont and also through the Vermont State Archives and Records Administration's Reference Room.