City Department COVID-19 Response


The Assessor’s Office is responsible for appraisal and assessment of all taxable real estate and personal property; maintenance of property information records, sales information, and tax maps; and providing information to other departments, outside agencies, and the general public.

This Assessor’s Office is available by appointment. Contact: 

Stephen Twombly



Jane Aldrighetti

Assessor’s Assistant

Building Inspector / Health Officer

The Building Inspector and Health Officer is a Division of the Montpelier Planning and Development Department. One full time Assistant Building Inspector/Assistant Health Officer staffs the division.

The Building Inspector / Health Officer is available by appointment. Contact: 

Chris Lumbra

Building Inspector


The carved stones in Montpelier’s cemeteries are daily reminders of those who came before and helped lay the foundation and character of this city.

Green Mount Cemetery is open for appointments and burials. Patrick Healy and Carl Griffith are available.

Patrick Healy



City Clerk

Visit the City Clerk for licenses, vital records, marriage licenses, and property tax information.

City Clerk’s Office is available by appointment. Contact: 

John Odum

City Clerk


Crystal Chase

Deputy City Clerk

City Manager

The City Manager is the head of city government, and is responsible to the City Council for the administration of the affairs of the city, and carrying out the policies of the City Council.

City Manager’s Office is available by appointment. Contact: 

William J. Fraser

City Manager

Cameron Niedermayer

Assistant City Manager

Jhasmine Lamb

Assistant to City Manager


Community Services

The Community Services Department provides for the health and well-being of Montpelier residents and visitors by offering cultural, recreational, social, and outdoor opportunities for all people of all ages.

Montpelier Senior Activity Center is available by appointment. 


FEAST Senior Meals continues to operate by request for Meals on Wheels and by reservation for pick-up/To-Go meals on Tuesdays/Fridays. For more info, visit:
Phone: 802.262.6288

Online class registration (Spring classes being set up for alternate delivery in video and interactive remote options):

Weekly e-letter and other regular social media postings: To subscribe, email a request to

Regular website updates to this and associated pages: 

 Montpelier Recreation is available by appointment. 


There is a drop box for registrations and payments on the side entrance of the Senior Center.

 Parks and Trees is available by appointment. 

Janna Clar



Norma Maurice

Office Manager 


Jacqueline Huettenmoser

ECO Americorps Member 

Community Justice Center

The Montpelier Community Justice Center improves community health and safety by helping people whose lives are disrupted by conflict or crime.

Community Justice Center’s Office is available by appointment. Contact: 

Yvonne Byrd


802.262.6260 for Conflict Assistance and general CJC business

Carol Plante

Programs Coordinator

802.522.5566 for RJ Program inquiries

Alfred Mills

Reentry Specialist

802.279.9467 for Reentry & COSA related business

Pat Hoffman

Victim Services Specialist

802.262.6262 for victim services

Finance Department

The mission of the Finance Department is to ensure that all resources of the City of Montpelier are managed and accounted for in an effective and efficient manner, that all financial records are presented in a timely, accurate and meaningful format and that all staff members work toward continuous improvement and professional service.

Finance Office is available by appointment. Contact: 

Kelly Murphy

Finance Director

Fire & Ambulance

Full-time personnel support the prevention activities and provide the initial response to emergency incidents as they occur. The Department also provides Emergency Medical Services to the community.

Montpelier Fire and Ambulance is available by appointment. Contact: 

Fire Station phone  802.229.4913

If you have a question with an Ambulance Bill please contact Kris Hepburn at 802-262-6010 

Fire Chief Cell 802.371.9633

Robert Gowans 

Deputy Fire Chief Cell  802.777.0000

James Quinn 

Planning & Community Development

The Planning and Community Development Department is driven to serve the community by facilitating the creation and preservation of a healthy, safe, sustainable, and high quality living environment through the management of an effective and on-going planning and implementation process.

Planning and Community Development’s Office is available by appointment. Contact: 

Michael Miller

Planning Director

Audra Brown

Planning and Zoning Assistant

Kevin Casey

Community Development Specialist

Chris Lumbra

Building Inspector

Meredith Strobridge Crandall

Zoning Administrator

Police Department

The Montpelier Police Department will be devoted to providing professional and quality police services, and will strive to remain effective, efficient, and responsive to the changing needs of our community while providing a safe environment that enhances the quality of life in Montpelier.

Police Department is available by appointment. Contact: 



Anthony Facos

Police Chief

Kristine Hepburn

Public Safety Support Services Administrator 

Public Works

The Public Works Department is the largest of city departments and is responsible for providing a variety of services to the residents of Montpelier.

Public Work’s Office is available by appointment. Contact: 

Donna Barlow Casey

Director of Public Works

Kurt Motyka, PE

Deputy Director/ Engineer

Zach Blodgett

Operations Manager/City Engineer

Jasmine Boyce

Administrative Assistant