2016 Town Meeting & Town Forum Was Held At East Montpelier Elementary School, 665 Vincent Flats Road

Election documents of interest:

2016 Town Meeting Day Town & School District Election Results
2016 Town Meeting Day U-32 School District Election Results
2016 Town Meeting Day Presidential Primary Results

2016 Town Meeting & Election Notice
2016 Town Meeting Checklist
2016 Town Meeting Presidential Primary Sample Ballot (Not for use)
2016 Town Meeting Sample Ballot (Not for use)
2016 EMES Sample Ballot (Not for use)
2016 U-32 Sample Ballot (Not for use)

2016 Town Forum

The Town Forum was held Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. in the East Montpelier Elementary School gymnasium. The town was first on the agenda, followed by the school district.

2016 Town Meeting

Town Meeting was held Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. in the East Montpelier Elementary School gymnasium. The town was first on the agenda, followed by the school district. Please arrive early so that you can sign in and get your voting card.

Australian Ballot voting was from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the East Montpelier Elementary School. This year voting included the presidential primary. Please follow the signs to the exact location within the school. For information about early or absentee balloting, please contact Town Clerk Terri Conti at 223-3313 x 201.

Childcare was available at EMES.

There was a potluck lunch in the EMES cafeteria. For more information please see: 2016 Town Meeting Potluck

Documents available at Town Meeting:

2016 Town Meeting FY2017 Tax Rate Worksheet
2016 Town Meeting CVRPC Report
2016 Town Meeting CVSWMD Report
2016 Town Meeting Conservation Fund Handout

2016 Town Meeting Warning

2016 EM Town Warning

2016 Town Meeting Minutes

2016 Town Meeting Minutes

2015 Annual Report

2015 Town Report Cover
2015 Town Report

2015 EMES & U-32 School Report

2015 EMES & U-32 School Report
2016 EMES Warning
2016 U-32 Warning

2016/17 U-32 Annual Budget Report

2016/17 U-32 Annual Budget Report

2016 East Montpelier Signpost Town Meeting Issue

2016 Town Meeting Signpost Issue Information
2016 Town Meeting Signpost Issue

Jean Cate Community Fund Committee Booklet

What You Need to Know About East Montpelier

The following town offices were up for election at 2016 Town Meeting, March 1, 2016:

Town Moderator, 1-year term
School District Moderator, 1-year term
Selectboard Member, 3-year term
Selectboard Member, 2-year term
Lister, 3-year term
Auditor, 3-year term
Collector of Delinquent Taxes, 3-year term
First Constable, 1-year term
Second Constable, 1-year term
Cemetery Commissioner, 5-year term
Planning Commissioner, 3-year term
Planning Commissioner, 3-year term
Planning Commissioner, 3-year term
Planning Commissioner, 1 of 3-year term
EM Elementary School Director, 3-year term
EM Elementary School Director, 2-year term
U-32 School Director, 3-year term

Petitions for elected office, with a minimum of 1% valid signatures from the current voter checklist for East Montpelier, weredue to Town Clerk Terri Conti by 5 p.m. on Monday, January 25th. Terri recommended getting 25 signatures to ensure you have enough valid signatures from East Montpelier registered voters. There is a state requirement that the petition include the name of the candidate as shown on the town’s voter checklist. You can use a preferred name (including nickname) on the ballot, but the petition must have only the voter checklist version.

Petitions for proposed articles on the 2016 Town Meeting Warning, with a minimum of 5% valid signatures, were due to Terri by 5 p.m. on Thursday, January 14th; Terri recommended 120 signatures for these petitions.

If you have any questions about the petition process or the 2016 Town Meeting election in general, please contact Town Clerk Terri Conti at 223-2213 x 201.

2016 TM Petition for Elected Office

2016 TM Petition for Warning Article