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Buildings & Facilities Committee
Meets on the second Tuesday monthly
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m
Hybrid (ZOOM and In-Person)


In March 2023, the Barre City Council renamed the Civic Center Advisory Committee to Buildings & Facilities Committee.

Each member serves a 2-year term. Members and term limits are:

Richard Dente
Term ends 2025

Arthur Dessureau 
Term ends 2024
Brent Gagne
Term ends 2025
Sue HigbyVice Chair
Term ends 2025

Charlie Atwood, Chair
Term ends 2024

Jon Valsangiacomo
Term ends 2025
Paula Dolan
Term ends 2024
Burnie Allen
Term ends 2024

Term ends 2024



Primary Staff:   Rikk Taft, Director of Buildings and Community Services



On behalf of community members and thousands of visitors who enjoy the Civic Center Complex in Barre City, we are extending our sincere gratitude to these businesses and individuals for their support and commitment to programs that take place at Barre City’s Civic Center Complex.  Please take a moment to extend your sincere thanks from our community for their staunch support.

Supporters of The AUD:


Supporters of the B.O.R.:

Allen Lumber Company Fecteau Homes ReHAB Gym   Allen Lumber Company Cody Chevrolet Northfield Savings Bank
Aubuchon Hardware Formula Nissan Sanel/NAPA Auto Parts   Anonymous Community National Bank North Country Federal Credit Union
Barre Elks Lodge 1535 Fortier’s Community Care Home Simply Subs   Barre Chiropractic Center Conti Oil Northern Vermont University
Barre Tile J.A. Gould Trono Fuels   Benoit Electric DMS Machines & Fabrication Norway & Sons
Bragg Farm Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel VSAC   Beverage Baron Gatorade/Pepsi One Credit Union
Casella Waste Management, Inc. Mattress Land Valsangiacomo, Detora & McQuesten, P.C.   Buttura & Gherardi Hannaford Supermarket Ormsby’s Computer Systems
Central Vermont Career Center Members Advantage Credit Union Vermont Door Co.   Barre Youth Sports Assn. KW Vermont Rock of Ages
Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District Miles Supply Vermont Mutual Insurance Co.   Capitol City Buick/GMC Lenny’s Shoe and Apparel Sanel/NAPA
Champlain Farms Mutuo Vermont Natural Coatings   Casella Waste Management Maplewood Ltd. Valsangiacomo, Detora & McQuesten, P.C.
City of Barre Nelson Ace Hardware VFW Post 790   Champlain Farms Mattress Land Vermont Mutual Insurance
Clear Choice MD Urgent Care Northern Vermont University WARM VT   City of Barre Miles Supply Westview Meadows/Gary Residence
Cody Chevrolet Northfield Savings Bank Westview Meadows/Gary Residence        
Community Bank, N.A. One Credit Union          
Dunkin Donuts Pepsi          
Conti Oil Pike Industries