2021 Town Meeting will be an all-Australian Ballot event, with voting at EMES on March 2, 2021 from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.


Election documents of interest:

Posted when available


2020 Town Forum

Town Forum will be held by Zoom remote conferencing services on Monday, March 1, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.


2021 Town Meeting

Town Meeting, as an all-Australian Ballot voting event, will be held Tuesday, March 2, 2021 with polls opening at 7:00 a.m. in the East Montpelier Elementary School gymnasium.

For information about early or absentee balloting, please contact Town Clerk Rosie Laquerre at 223-3313 x 201.

Click on the pictures below to visit the VT Secretary of State’s pages to register to vote or access your personalized voter page where you can, among other things, check on your registration status or track your absentee ballot.





Documents available for Town Meeting:

FY2022 EM Tax Rate Worksheet for Town Meeting
FY2022 Final EM Selectboard Budget

2021 Town Meeting Warnings

2021 EM Town Meeting Warning (approved but unsigned)
2021 WCUUSD School Meeting Warning

2021 Town Meeting Minutes

The minutes will be in the form of standard election results and will be posted when available.

2020 Annual Report

Coming Soon!

2020/21 School District Report

Coming Soon!

2021 East Montpelier Signpost Town Meeting Issue

The link will be posted when available

Jean Cate Community Fund Committee Booklet

What You Need to Know About East Montpelier

The following town offices are up for election at 2021 Town Meeting, March 2, 2021:

Town Moderator, 1-year term
Selectboard Member, 3-year term
Selectboard Member, 2-year term
Selectboard Member, 2 of 3-year term
Lister, 3-year term
Auditor, 3-year term
First Constable, 1-year term
Planning Commissioner, 3-year term
Planning Commissioner, 3-year term
Planning Commissioner, 3-year term

There are 8 Washington Central Unified Union School District school board positions up for election as part of the March 2, 2021 Australian Ballot voting. All school board positions are voted on by all 5 towns. There is one school board seat (with a 3-year term) available for residents of East Montpelier.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic petitions for elected office are not required for 2021. If interested in running, please contact Town Clerk Rosie Laquerre (clerk@eastmontpeliervt.org; 223-3313 x 201). Consent forms (authorizing your name to appear on the ballot) are due to Rosie by 5 p.m. on Monday, January 25th.

Petitions for proposed articles on the 2021 Town Meeting Warning, with a minimum of 5% valid signatures, were due to Rosie by 5 p.m. on Thursday, January 14th; Rosie recommended 130 signatures for these petitions.

2021 TM Petition for Warning Article

If you have any questions about the petition process or the 2021 Town Meeting election in general, please contact Town Clerk Rosie Laquerre at 223-2213 x 201.