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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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Equity for Essex
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: October 22, 2021

Celebrate Extra Mile Day on November 1st

November 1st

The Town Selectboard joined other municipalities across the United States in proclaiming November 1st as Extra Mile Day, celebrating the capacity we each have to create positive change in families, organizations, communities and ourselves when we "go...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Disposal of Leaves

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During this time of year, a limited number of residents rake their leaves off their lawn and place them in the roadway or along the curb. The Town does not have the financial, labor or equipment resources to remove this extra debris. The leaves clog the c...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 15, 2021

Winter Operations Plan

Winter Operations Plan

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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Public Works
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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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Up-to-date Information on Essex COVID Response

COVID 29 Update

Find the latest information regarding access to services and hours of operation.

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

UPDATED -- Boards and Committee vacancies - APPLY TODAY!

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UPDATED as of 10/8/21

There are several boards and committees vacancies for the Town of Essex.

Please go to and scroll to the VOLUNTEER positions to see the updated listings, to obtain information, and to apply for these co...

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