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Posted on: December 7, 2021

Rule Requiring Wearing Face Coverings Indoors in Public Spaces

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Town of Essex Selectboard vote to institute a Face Covering Mandate Rule 

On Monday, December 06th, the Town of Essex Selectboard voted unanimously (5-0) to institute a Face Covering Mandate Rule for the entire Town of Essex, which includes the Vi...

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Cannabis in the Community Public Forum

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Act 164 (passed in 2020) set a framework for the legalization of recreational cannabis in Vermont. Although rules being developed statewide Cannabis Control Board will mainly determine how cannabis operations are regulated, there are two main ways municip...

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Posted on: November 15, 2021

FY22 Human Services Funding Available

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The Town of Essex Selectboard is encouraging local area nonprofit social, health and human services organizations to apply for support funding.  Each year, Essex allocates 1% of their annual budget to community agencies that align with prioritize...

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Winter Operations Plan

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Public Works winter operations are at great risk of being severely interrupted due to the pandemic. Both the Village and the Town have limited staffs with very few personnel available for back-up in the event that employees are sick and cannot work. The T...

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Posted on: November 15, 2021

Water / Sewer Payment Due

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Reminder - water and sewer bills are due December 15th, bills will be mailed out shortly (as of 11-15-2021)

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Update - September/October 2021

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Committee on Equity for Essex Newsletter September/October 2021

Greg Duggan, Jill Evans, Ron Hoague, Marguerite Ladd, Erin Maguire, Owiso Makuku, Evan Teich

The Committee on Equity for Essex is dedicated to redistributing decision-making, resources, and pow...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Village and Town to Discontinue Shared Management

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Following two failed merger votes in March and April of this year, the Town of Essex Selectboard and the Village of Essex Junction Board of Trustees have worked cooperatively on certain details of Village separation from the Town. During this time, the Vi...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Burn Permits

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The Town of Essex has launched a new online platform for residents and businesses to begin using for the issuance of burn permits.  Residents and businesses may now apply for a permit by creating an account and logging into https://essexvt.burnpe...

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