The Vermont Public Records Act, 1 V.S.A. §§ 315-320, provides access to a municipalities public records for inspection and copying unless the records are exempt by law from public access. The municipality or District is authorized under section 316(j) of the Public Records Act to adopt and enforce reasonable rules to prevent disruption of operations in responding to records requests, to preserve the security of public records, and to protect public records from damage. This policy is intended to provide for timely action on requests for public records without unreasonable interruption of operations and to protect the integrity of the District’s public records.
The foregoing Policy is hereby adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Rutland County Solid Waste District- Rutland, Vermont, on the 2nd day of September 2020.
RCSWD Public Record Inspection, Copying and Transmission Policy