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The 2018 General Election will be held November 6, 2018. East Montpelier voting will be conducted at the East Montpelier 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

2018 General Election Warning

2018 General Election Checklist (as of October 3, 2018)

Sample East Montpelier 2018 General Election Ballot

2018 Voter’s Guide for People with Disabilities


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 November 5th at 5:00 p.m. and all ballots must be returned to the Town Clerk’s Office by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 5, 2018, or brought directly to the polling place at East Montpelier Elementary School on Election Day, Tuesday, November 6, 2018, no later than 7:00 p.m.

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Town Clerk Rosie Laquerre conducted the Mallory Brook Property hunting permit lottery on Wednesday, October 3, 2018. The lucky fifteen are revealed below:

2018 Mallory Brook Lottery Results


Original Posting on the Lottery:

The annual Mallory Brook Property in East Montpelier, VT Hunting and Trapping Permit Lottery is coming soon!

Permit applications are available August 31, 2018 to September 28, 2018 at the East Montpelier Town Clerk’s Office. Permit Fee of $10.00 due when request is submitted. Applicant must have valid VERMONT Hunting License when applying for Permit.

2018 Mallory Brook Lottery Notice
2018 Mallory Brook Permit Application

DRAWING DATE: Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Town Clerk’s Office at 11:00 a.m. Further information available from Town Clerk’s Office, 223-3313. M-Th 9-5; F 9-Noon.

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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 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