Town Manager's Office

Colchester's Town Manager Form of Government

Colchester residents elect five members of a Selectboard that represent the legislative and judicial branches of the municipal government. The Selectboard appoints the Town Manager who heads the third, executive/administrative branch


It is the mission of the Town to provide the highest quality municipal services possible to Colchester residents in a cost-effective manner. We take pride in being responsive, helpful, and compassionate in serving our community. Our objective is to listen to our citizens and to facilitate the implementation of their vision for the community. Please feel free to contact us by email, telephone, or by visiting any of us at Town Hall.

Colchester Town Newsletter - Be Informed

Stay up-to-date on all the Town departments' news, plus Town meetings, events, and special notices by reading the Town Newsletter every week.

Welcome to Our Deputy Town Manager

Welcome to our Deputy Town Manager, Geoffrey Urbanik. Geoff comes to Colchester from Richmond, Vermont, where he was the Town Manager. With a Master’s Degree in Public Administration, over 20 years of management experience, and a track record of hands-on service-based leadership, Geoff will be a strong asset to the Town of Colchester and its residents. We invite you to stop by the Administration Office on the second floor of Town Hall to meet Geoff.

Solar Update:  Construction at  Colchester's first municipally owned solar project has begun!  Click below for a presentation that explains the progress and benefits of the Pumpkin Patch solar project.