6 Things to Know About Village Annual Meeting

6 Things to Know About Village Annual Meeting

-The Village Annual Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 3 at 7 PM at Essex High School.
-A free dinner is available at 6 PM, prior to the start of the meeting.
-Free childcare is available starting at 7 PM.
-The Village general fund budget (i.e. roads, fire department, library, etc.) will be voted on here.
-The current proposed budget would increase the Village municipal tax rate by an estimated $0.0087 per $100 of assessed valuation or 2.81%. For a resident whose home is valued at $280,000 the increase would be $24.36 a year or $2.03 per month.
-After the budget discussion is complete, there will be a time for residents to approach the board with any questions, concerns, or kudos!

If you are at the edge of your seat with excitement about municipal budgets and meetings, you can learn more here: www.essexjunction.org/departments/finance/budget/.