Fire Department RFP: REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR VERNON FIRE STATION FINISH WORK AND PAINTING Town of Vernon, Vermont   The Town of Vernon, Vermont, (“Town”) is soliciting proposals from qualified companies or individuals for Vernon Fire Station-Finish work, painting of all exterior walls, doors, windows, soffits and trim. Sealed Bids are due by December 6, 2021 at 4:00 pm to: Inquiries and submissions to: Vernon Selectboard, c/o: Shelly Walker Town Administrator, Town of Vernon 567 Governor Hunt Rd., Vernon, VT 05354 (802) 257-2138 Email: Bid opening: Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 6:30 PM during the Select board meeting. Proposal requirements are available at the Town Clerks office during business hours or via email This bid request invites responses from experienced and professional contractors to complete finish work on exterior wall around rear garage doors, resurfacing/stucco on cement block walls where needed, repair/replace exterior trim and soffits where needed, caulking around doors and windows as needed, paint the exterior walls, doors, windows, trim, soffits of the Town of Vernon Fire Station located at 2842 Fort Bridgman Rd., Vernon, VT. Submit questions concerning this RFP via email per the schedule outlined above.   The Town reserves the right to reject any or all bids submitted. Bids will be evaluated by the Town based on experience and reputation, understanding of Town requirements, clarity, completeness and price. During the evaluation process, the Town reserves the right, where it may serve in the Town's best interest, to request additional information or clarification from bidders.  


May 2020 news from Vernon’s churches

Vernon Union Church

Vernon Union Church is located at 2631 Fort Bridgman Road (next to Vernon Hall), Vernon, VT. Services are currently suspended. Check the Facebook page for streaming services.

Church phone: 802-257-8523, leave message. For quicker response phone elder Bill Marcy: 413-498-2279.  or contact us on our Facebook page.

Vernon Advent Christian Church

Our Vernon Advent Christian Church family is longing for the opportunity to gather again as soon as it is allowed, but for the time being we are blessed to be able to live stream our Sunday morning worship services at 10:30 AM on Facebook at Vernon AC Church (Public Page). Anyone who “likes” & “follows” that page will have the live stream come up on your personal FB page.  We are also live streaming a Wednesday evening Bible Study at 7 PM via the same venue. 

We are also able to hold “Zoom” Bible studies during the week (Monday, 7 PM – Ladies; Tuesday, 7 PM – Men, & 7 PM – Mixed Adults; Thursday, 7 PM – Young Adults; & Saturday, 8 AM – Promise Keepers [Men]).  We also hold our Sunday evening prayer group via Zoom.  Anyone interested in joining any of these groups, contact the church office at 257-2341 & we can take your email information to be able to send you an invitation. 

The Bread of Life Food Pantry will be opened on the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month, from 3:30 – 5 PM, with volunteers delivering groceries to folks’ cars. The Food Pantry is housed at Vernon Advent Christian Church, 4554 Fort Bridgman Road, Vernon, VT.

Church Phone: 802-257-2341 or 413-498-4458. Senior Pastor: Rev. Bruce C. Burks, Associate Pastor, Rev. Derek Irvine; email: Website: and FaceBook.  

Mountain View Seventh-day Adventist Church

Mountain View Seventh-day Adventist Church, located at 1002 Fort Bridgman Road, Vernon, VT, normally meets every Saturday at 9:30 AM for Sabbath School classes for all ages. Church service begins at 11:00 AM. All are welcome. The church building is handicapped accessible. A fellowship meal is provided after the church service.

During this time of social distancing and self-quarantining, our church is temporarily closed for services.  However, we are continuing to have a church service and Sabbath School via Zoom and Youtube.  Anyone interested in joining in can visit our church website each Saturday morning for a link to connect.   People wishing to participate in Wednesday night prayer meetings are also welcome to visit the church website for a YouTube link to join.  

Our church family is also participating in a nationwide series called Hope Awakens sponsored by the It Is Written television ministry with John Bradshaw.  Anyone wishing to join this series can do so by visiting on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturdays at 7 p.m. until May 16.  At this website, you can watch the previous presentations that you might have missed.

Check out our website and follow us on social media to learn more.  InstagramFacebookYouTube channelWebsite

Contact information:
Email: Church phone: 802-254-5088 (Saturdays only).
Pastor Art Miller: 802-490-0751 (cell); email: