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Vergennes City Council Vacancy, February 2018

Effective February 8, 2018 a vacancy exists on the Vergennes City Council. If you are interested in the Alderman’s position that will expire March 1, 2019, please submit a letter of interest by February 22, 2018 to Mayor Renny Perry, PO Box 35 Vergennes VT 05491, or deliver to City Hall. Applicants must be available for a 5-minute interview on Tuesday evening, February 27, 2018, at the Vergennes Fire Station.

Joan Devine
Vergennes City Clerk

Public Notice: March 2018 City Election and Nominating Petititions


The annual City Election will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Nominating petitions are available at the City Clerk’s office for the following public offices:

• Three Aldermen for respective two-year terms; (Chabot, Donnelly & Perry)
• One Lister for a three-year term; (Bearor)
• One Auditor for a three-year term; (Broughton)
• One Commissioners to the Vergennes-Panton Water District Board of Directors for three-year terms; (Oxholm)
• One Grand Juror for a one-year term; (Pope)
• One Director to the Addison Northwest School District Board of Directors for a three-year term; (Koenig)

The deadline for filing petitions for local public office, signed by 1% of the legal voters (19 valid signatures), is Monday, January 29, 2018.

The deadline for filing petitions for articles to be included on the City Warning and ballot, signed by 5% of the legal voters (91 signatures), is Thursday, January 18, 2018.

Residents who are not registered voters can apply online at, come into our office, or we can mail an application to you.

Joan T. Devine
Vergennes City Clerk