Tag Archives: town meeting

State News
February 27, 2019

Nothing in the middle

By Rep. Jim Harrison

The House spent two days this past week debating a wide variety of amendments to H.57, the abortion rights legislation. None of the proposals passed and H.57 went on to approval easily. In my vote explanation Wednesday evening, I said, “Madam…

Local News
February 27, 2019

Fact sheet

The FYE 2020 bond and debt service articles on the Killington ballot explained

By Chet Hagenbarth, Killington town manager

This year’s Town Meeting warning includes several articles related to the town’s financial position, facilities, and road conditions.  The articles and details are offered…

Local News
February 8, 2017

A look at Town Meeting races around the region

By Stephen Seitz and Evan Johnson

Area voters seem happy with their town governments this year. Most races around the region remain uncontested, and there are few articles beyond the normal. In Killington, former Selectman Jim Haff is challenging incumbent Selectman Ken Lee for a…

Voting in Hartford: a multi-week informational process
Local News
February 24, 2016

Voting in Hartford: a multi-week informational process


The town of Hartford has two public meetings leding up to Town Meeting Day, key to the events being voted upon.

HARTFORD—The town of Hartford, which is comprised of the unincorporated villages of White River Junction, Quechee, Wilder,…

January 27, 2016

Local elections deadlines approach

By Stephen Seitz

Town meeting is right around the corner, and the period to run for local office has begun.

While there are still some towns like Reading and Bridgewater which conduct business by electing officers from the floor, most elect their officers by the…

Local News
February 26, 2015

Communities ready for Town Meeting

By Stephen Seitz

February is almost done, and that means town meeting is around the corner. This year it is on March 3.

Towns in Windsor County and across the state will choose their officers and decide on their budgets, among other…

Local News
February 18, 2015

Cavendish association to hold town meeting information forum

CAVENDISH—The Cavendish Community and Conservation Association will hold an informational forum for Cavendish voters on Tuesday, Feb. 24, starting at 6:30 p.m. at the town offices on High Street.

The discussion will address each ballot issue, including town and school proposed budgets. Other articles requiring…