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WILMINGTON PETITIONS FOR WARRANT ARTICLES & ELECTED POSITIONS FOR ANNUAL TOWN MEETING – MARCH 7TH, 2017

 

Polls open at 7am & close at 7pm for election of Town & School Officers – Annual Town Meeting begins on the floor at 10:00am until concluded, followed by the Annual School District Meeting.

Anyone wishing to register to vote may do so in person at the Town Clerk’s Office during the regular office hours.  Registering to vote is also available online at the Vermont Secretary of State’s website at https://www.olvr.sec.state.vt.us/ . Early/Absentee Ballots will be available Feb 15th through 5:00pm on March 6th, please contact the Town Clerk’s office at pjohnson@wilmingtonvt.us , or shaughwout@wilmingtonvt.us , or 464-5836.

The deadline for filing petitions with the Town Clerk for articles to be included in the Annual Town Meeting warning is Thursday, January 19, 2017 by 5:00pm.  These petitions must be signed by at least 5% of the registered voters of Wilmington, or 78 signatures. VSA 17:2642(a)

Nomination papers to run for an elected office to be voted on by Australian Ballot are now available at the Town Clerk’s Office and on the town website www.wilmingtonvermont.us.  These petitions must be signed by 1% of the registered voters of Wilmington, or 16 signatures.  The deadline for filing these petitions with the Town Clerk is Monday, January 30, 2017 by 5:00pm.  VSA 17:2681(a)(b)

 

Town Moderator – 1 year term

Town Treasurer – 1 year term

Selectboard – 2 year term

Selectboard – 3 year term

Lister – 3 year term

Lister – 1 year term (2 seats of 1 year term each)

First Constable – 1 year term

Second Constable – 1 year term

Grand Juror – 1 year term

Town Agent – 1 year term

Cemetery Commissioner – 5 year term

Library Trustee – 5 year term

CC Haynes Fund Trustee – 1 year term

School Moderator – 1 year term

School Director – 2 year term

School Director – 3 year term

 

Anyone interested in serving as an appointed board member, please review the expiring appointed positions in the town report or website at www.wilmingtonvermont.us and contact the Town Offices at 464-8591.

 

IMPORTANT DATES FOR ANNUAL TOWN/SCHOOL MEETING

Early/Absentee ballots available by February 15, 2017

Deadline to request early/absentee ballots – March 6, 2017 by 5:00pm

Annual Meeting – March 7, 2017 Polls open 7am-7pm.  Floor Meeting begins 10am – Town goes first

 

CONTACT INFORMATION FOR ELECTION QUESTIONS

Wilmington Town Clerk

Ph: 802-464-5836

Email: shaughwout@wilmingtonvt.us or pjohnson@wilmingtonvt.us

Hours:  Mon – Fri  8:30am-noon & 1-4pm

 

2017 NOMINATING PETITION

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