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Coffee Chat with the Chief

Police Community Engagement - Friday, March 26th, 2021, via Zoom, 9 am to 10:30 am

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Town Meeting Final Results

Click here for the final Town Meeting Day voting results.

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Essex Board of Civil Authority Conducting a Recount

The Town of Essex Board of Civil Authority will be conducting a recount of the ballots on March 8, 2021. The public is invited to attend via Microsoft Teams. 

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Town Meeting Preliminary Results

Click Here for the Preliminary Results of Town Meeting Day.

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Property Taxes Due on March 15, 2021

The second installment of the 2020-21 property taxes are due March 15, 2021.

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Coffee Chat with the Chief

The Essex Police Department and Essex Community Justice Center will be co-hosting a monthly virtual "Coffee Chat with the Chief".

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Request for Proposals - Maple Street Playground Design and Replacement

Essex Junction Recreation & Parks (EJRP) is building a destination playground at Maple Street Park. We are
seeking the newest, highest, greatest, most thrilling, engaging, and exciting structures and…

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Essex Public Hearings on Plan of Merger

The Town Selectboard will hold two public hearings on the Plan of Merger and the Charter for merged municipalities as approved by the Selectboard on January 11, 2021.  

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Invitation to participate in a research study about Covid-19 guidelines in Vermont

Are you a resident of Vermont or have you traveled to Vermont from out-of-state during the Covid-19 pandemic? Complete an online survey and enter for a chance to win one of ten $25 gift cards to a…

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Christmas Tree Pickup Town and Village

Residential Christmas trees will be picked up at the curbside starting at 7:30 AM Monday, January 4th, weather permitting by Village and Town Public Works crews.

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Essex Selectboard Declares November 28, 2020 Small Business Saturday ®

Small Business Saturday is this November 28, 2020 see how you can participate

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Racial Justice in Essex

Racial justice in Essex

Essex is committing to examining the policies and practices of not only our Police Department but our entire municipality, through the lens of racial and social justice that…

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Warning: Village of Essex Junction Special Village Meeting November 3, 2020

A signed warning for the Village of Essex Junction Special Village Meeting for November 3, 2020 is now available for view. 

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Village of Essex Junction Notice of Public Hearings

Village of Essex Junction Notice of Public Hearings for Oct 13 and Oct 27

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Stormwater Gravel Wetland Public Forum

Public Forum - Stormwater Gravel Wetland – near Mansfield Avenue and Brickyard Road - Wednesday, October 7, 2020  06:30 pm

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NOTICE: Flushing Fire Hydrants October 12 to October 23

The Essex Junction Water Department will be flushing fire hydrants from Oct 12 to Oct 23 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.  

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Green Up Day 2.0

Join us on Oct. 3 for a Village-wide, Fall litter clean-up along Route 15, Five Corners, and Maple Street Park. Let’s take pride in our community with this joint effort to keep it clean and green!

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Design Five Corners Pocket Park

Click the link below to see a proposed drawing for this pocket park on 1 Main Street

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Essex Community Services Brochure

The community of Essex, VT is home to several food service and social service groups for those in need of some extra assistance, whether temporary or long-term.

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Village Trustees Adopt a Resolution Encouraging the use of Face Coverings

The Essex Junction Board of Trustees passed a resolution on June 9, 2020 encouraging the use of face coverings during the COVID-19 State of Emergency. 

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Notice of Public Hearing

The Village of Essex Junction Board of Trustees will hold a public meeting to discuss proposed changes in water and sewer rates.

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Town and Village Seek Inaugural Members of Joint Housing Commission

Housing advocates and reports have highlighted the urgent need for all types of housing in our community, and have recommended creation of a local housing commission. This is even more relevant during…

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GREEN UP DAY 2020, A Different Experience

With the COVID-19 Social Distancing and Personal Protection Guidelines still in effect, changes have been made to the Green-Up day procedures for this year.  It is important that everyone…

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Channel 17 becomes Town Meeting TV on Channel 1087

Changes are coming to your cable dial!

 

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Warning - Essex Westford Educational Community Unified Union School District #51 2020 Annual Meeting

The legal voters of the Essex Westford Educational Community Unified School District #51 (hereafter "Essex Westford School District") comprising the voters of the Village of Essex Junction, Essex…

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Village and School District Agree to Mail Out Ballots Prior to June 2 Votes

The Village of Essex Junction Board of Trustees and the Essex Westford School District (EWSD) Board took an unprecedented action on May 5 by agreeing to mail ballots to all active voters in Essex and…

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Selectboard seeks candidates for open seat

Following the resignation of one of its members, the Essex Selectboard is looking for candidates to fill the open seat. All residents of Essex, including the Village of Essex Junction, are welcome to…

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NOTICE: Flushing fire hydrants May 11 to May 29

The Essex Junction Water Department will be flushing fire hydrants from May 11 to May 29 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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Update on Town & Village services regarding COVID-19

Public Works returns to work in full; libraries to offer curbside service; leash laws in place at Indian Brook Park

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Village Informational Meeting June 1 and Village Annual Meeting June 2

WARNING VILLAGE OF ESSEX JUNCTION INFORMATIONAL MEETING JUNE 1, 2020 AND ANNUAL MEETING JUNE 2, 2020

An Informational Meeting will be held on June 1, 2020 at 7:00 PM.  This meeting will be held…

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Town and Village seeking face mask donations

Town and Village seeking FACE MASK DONATIONS

As stay-at-home orders gradually lift, the Town of Essex and Village of Essex Junction employees look forward to seeing our residents again. To best…

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NOTICE to Village of Essex Junction Voters regarding Early Voting

In anticipation of the TBA rescheduled annual meetings of the Village of Essex Junction and Essex Westford School District, the Clerk is providing Village of Essex Junction Voters with information for…

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Update on Town & Village services regarding COVID-19 - Clerk's Office closing to public; other closures in place through May 3

All Town of Essex and Village of Essex Junction offices and departments will remain closed to the public until at least May 3 to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Residents and customers are asked…

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Public Notice - FEMA Major Disaster Declaration

FEMA is giving public notice of its intent to provide financial assistance to the State of Vermont, local governments, .....

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COVID-19 and Essex and Essex Junction Public Parks

Effective April 1, 2020, all Essex Junction Recreation and Parks and Essex Parks and Recreation park amenities will be closed until further notice.  Parks, trails, and open spaces currently remain…

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Chittenden Solid Waste District Alert

All Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) Drop-Off Centers (DOCs) will be closed on Tuesday, 3/24 and Wednesday, 3/25.
click for details regarding the closure

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Village Annual Meeting - April 1st and ballot voting on April 14th CANCELED

The Village 2020 Annual Meeting and Community Supper is CANCELED

Voting on Tuesday, April 14, 2020 is CANCELED.

The Village of Essex Junction Annual Meeting and community dinner on April 1, as…

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Guidance for the 2019 Halloween Storm Damage

Vermont Emergency Management is providing guidance on resources that are available to homeowners and residents impacted by the  disaster that occurred October 21 - November 1, 2019.

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Town Meeting 2020 Election Results

Town Meeting 2020  Election / voting results

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Public Information Meeting for Lamoille St. Waterline & Roadway Improvements Project

The Village of Essex Junction will be undertaking the Lamoille Street Waterline and Roadway Improvements project during the 2020 construction season.

All property owners in the project area are…

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