City Administration

The City of Essex Junction is a chartered municipality within the state of Vermont. It operates under a council/manager form of government. The five-member City Council is elected by registered City voters. The City Manager is appointed by the City Council.

City Manager 

The City Manager is the chief executive officer for all City departments and operations. The City Manager has administrative responsibility for the budget and oversees office administrative functions.

Clerk and Treasurer

The Clerk/Treasurer maintains City records (meeting minutes, ordinances, insurance claims) and collects all payments due to the City (water, sewer and tax payments).  The Clerk/Treasurer is located at 81 Main Street, Essex Junction, VT  05452.  Office hours are 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.

Click here for tax and utility rate information.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, City municipal services may have changed.  To view the most current updates, please visit the COVID-19 Information page for the Town and City.

For a full list of services, please visit the Clerk and Treasurer page.

Management & Staff

List

Main line:  802-878-6944

Brad Luck
Interim Village Manager/Recreation Director
bluck@ ejrp.org
802-878-1376

Wendy Hysko
Interim Village Manager/Library Director
​​​​​​​wendyh@ brownelllibrary.org
802-878-6955

Colleen Dwyer
HR Director
cdwyer@ essexjunction.org
802-878-6944

Jess Morris
Finance Director
jmorris@ essexjunction.org
802-878-6944

Susan McNamara-Hill
Clerk / Treasurer / Tax Collector
smcnamarahill@ essex.org
802-879-0413 

Ashley Snellenberger
Communications and Strategic Initiatives Director
asnellenberger@ essexjunction.org
802-878-6944​​​​​​​