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The East Montpelier Selectboard will hold a regular meeting on Monday, August 20, 2018, 6:40 p.m. at the town office building. Prior to the meeting at 6:00 p.m. the Selectboard will conduct a site visit of the East Montpelier Recreation Field’s entrance area with engineer Rob Townsend. The Selectboard and Recreation Board are evaluating options for both enhancing the area aesthetically and improving the traffic flow and general drainage.

August 20, 2018 SB Agenda

Documents of Interest:

Draft April 2018 Winooski River Tactical Basin Plan
Executive Summary for Draft April 2018 Winooski River Tactical Basin Plan
CVRPC Winooski Basin Plan Fact Sheet
Winooski River Basin Map
2019 VLCT Draft Municipal Policy

Vermont Community Leadership Summit [external link]

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At its August 6, 2018 meeting, the East Montpelier Selectboard set the property tax rates for the period July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019 as follows:

  • Resident (homestead) tax rate: 2.5329; up 0.0284 (1.1%) from last year
  • Non-resident tax rate: 2.2599; up 0.0407 (1.8%) from last year

FY2019 Tax Rate Worksheet

Tax bills will be sent out in mid-to-late August. If you haven’t received your property tax bill by the end of August, need another copy, or have questions about payments, please contact Town Treasurer Don Welch at (802) 223-3313 x 207 or eastmonttr@comcast.net. If you have questions or issues that could more appropriately be handled at the state level, please contact Vermont Taxpayer Services at (802) 828-2865.

The first installment will be due by 5:00 p.m. Thursday, November 15, 2018.

The second installment will be due by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2019.

Payments must be received (postmark is not sufficient) by 5:00 p.m. at the Municipal Office Building, 40 Kelton Road, on the due date.

The Town of East Montpelier now offers two programs for electronic payment of taxes: our direct debit program and a payment portal for credit & debit cards along with eChecks.

Direct Debit Tax Payments

Noble Pay Portal

2018 Grand List (a search box will appear by typing, at the same time, the “Control” & “F” keys)

2018 East Montpelier Grand List
2018 East Montpelier Tax Exempt Properties
2018 East Montpelier State-owned Properties

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East Montpelier Results for the 2018 Primary Election:

2018 Primary Election Results

Thank you to all who voted. The General Election will be held Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

 

The 2018 Primary Election was held August 14, 2018. East Montpelier voting was conducted at the EM Elementary School, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Early & absentee balloting is underway. For more information on voting and voter registration, please contact EM Town Clerk Rosie Laquerre, 223-3313×201 or eastmonttct@comcast.net

2018 EM Primary Election Warning

2018 EM Primary Election Voter Checklist as of July 13, 2018

Sample Democratic Party Ballot
Sample Progressive Party Ballot
Sample Republican Party Ballot

 

From the Secretary of State’s Office:

Eligible Vermonters can register to vote by mail, at their local town clerk’s office, or online at: Register to Vote Online.

Early/absentee voting program: Vermonters can now go online to their “My Voter Page” to request an absentee ballot: My Voter Page. The deadline to request an absentee ballot is August 13th and all ballots must be returned to the Town Clerk by 7pm on Election Day.