Farmers Market Committee

Committee Charge:

Primary Purposes: 

  • The Farmers Market Committee shall be responsible for the research, creation and initial facilitation of the Town’s 1st multi-vendored Farmers Market.  It is anticipated that this ad hoc and short-term committee will serve for two years and make recommendations twice a year (summer and early winter) to the Select Board. 

Target goals:

  •   To determine the best market location, date/time of operation and potential vendors
  •   To build a special sense of community & connect our townspeople with fresh seafood, produce, flowers, forestry product, fresh meals and bakery items.
  •   To organize safe and functional parking area(s) approved by the Select Board, if on public property
  •   To submit all agendas, minutes & notifications of each meeting to the Town Administrator and the Economic Development and   Sustainability Committee
  •   To create a website presence to promote vendors, location, products, photo gallery and a point of contact for questions.
  •   To determine who will commit to the long-term oversight of the Farmers Market