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Biologists will be live trapping and sampling raccoons, skunks, and opossums in the Greater Burlington area. Read...

There are 328 public parking spots available in the Village Center, and an additional 935 spots are available in private lots. Read...

Why Essex? is a weekly(ish) column highlighting the people and places that make Essex an interesting and special place. Read...

The Village of Essex Junction and the Town of Essex are proud to announce that three of our employees have recently become Certified Municipal Stormwater Inspectors.  Read...

The Trustees of the Village adopted amendments to the Open Burning and Enforcement ordinances on 5/14/18.  These ordinances will become effective on 7/13/18 unless 5% of the qualified voters of the Village, by written petition filed with the Village Clerk no later than 6/27/18, request that the voters of the Village disapprove the amendments at a duly warned annual or special meeting. Read...

Essex Police collected 393.7 lbs of prescription drugs, the highest poundage in Chittenden County and the second highest in the state of Vermont. Read...

The clean-up effort by volunteers and Town/Village employees resulted in removal of 4.04 tons of trash from roadsides, parks, and along stream banks as a part of Green-Up Day activities.  Read...

On Tuesday, May 22 at 10 AM the Essex Junction Public Works Department will be holding a special Public Works Story Time at Brownell Library. Read...

The market is looking for helpers for EVERY Wednesday from May 30 to October 4. Read...

The Essex Junction Water Department will flush fire hydrants in the Village May 14-25 between the hours of 8 AM to 3 PM. Read...

Why Essex? is a weekly(ish) column highlighting the people and places that make Essex an interesting and special place. Read...

The Village of Essex Junction is seeking citizen volunteers for various boards and committees. Read...

Spring has sprung!  Read...

Why Essex? is a weekly(ish) column highlighting the people and places that make Essex an interesting and special place. Read...

The Village of Essex Junction will be shutting off water service on Monday, May 7 for some customers due to water line repairs. Read...

The Five Corners Farmers' Market is coming back for Summer 2018!  Read...

Water & Sewer bills are due by 05/31/18. Read...

The D.C. journey for 43 Vermont students, organized by Essex Junction Recreation & Parks, took a surprise turn Wednesday when the students stumbled upon President Macron. Read...

The Vermont Commission on Women would like to know about the most important issues facing women in Vermont.  Read...

On Saturday, June 2, 2018, Vermont will become the first state in the US to hold a statewide celebration of Neighbors Day.  Last year the Village of Essex Junction was the first local municipality to celebrate Neighbors Day in Vermont.

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Over the past several years Essex Junction has demonstrated a renewed commitment to its tree resources and has become the sixth community in Vermont to earn Tree City USA recognition, a program sponsored by the National Arbor Day Foundation.  As you walk through the streets of Essex Junction, appreciate the cacophonous richness of textures and colors that a diverse tree community offers.  Read...

Rethink Runoff, a regional stormwater outreach campaign of which Essex Junction is a member, works to develop and implement social marketing campaigns and events to encourage best practices to address stormwater runoff. A recent survey shows that their efforts are paying off! Read...

Why Essex? is a weekly(ish) column highlighting the people and places that make Essex an interesting and special place. Read...

On Sunday, April 8 four families found a home at the newly dedicated Habitat for Humanity property on Park Street. Read...

The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) at Brownell Library has received first place for their submission in the annual Teen Video Challenge. Read...

UPDATE: Water is back on for all customers. Please run cold water if you notice any cloudiness. Read...

A public meeting on the Susie Wilson Road Corridor Project (ESSEX STP 5400(11) will be held on May 8, 2018 at 6:30 PM.  The meeting is presented by VTrans and will be held at the Essex Police Department. Read...

Volunteers are needed for the All-State Music Festival Parade on May 9, 2018.  Read...

12-year-old Ronja Norstrom, an ADL student, has won a regional essay contest titled "My Favorite Teacher". Read...

On Friday, April 20 Congressman Peter Welch held a Congress in your Community event at Nest Cafe in Essex Junction.  Read...