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.  


Town Clerk’s notes for July, 2020

By Tim Arsenault, Vernon Town Clerk

Early voting for August 11 primary

It’s already election season. Early ballots for Vermont’s August 11 Primary are now available. Voters will be given ballots for the Democratic, Progressive, and Republican parties.  You may vote on only one, and then send the voted ballot back in one envelope, and send the un-voted ballots back in a separate envelope. Both should be placed in the return mailer, which because of Covid 19 is pre paid.  You can request an early ballot by phone at 257 0292, email or go to

James Cusick scholarships

There’s still time for college age Vernon residents to apply for the James Cusick annual scholarship . Applications will be e mailed upon request. They must be returned by 5 PM on July 6 to be considered by the scholarship committee.

Dog registration

If you have not registered your dog, please get it done. We have waved late fees because of Covid 19, but Vermont state law says ALL dogs 6 months of age or older must be licensed every year, and they must have a current rabies vaccination certificate at the time of licensing. Contact the Town Clerk’s office to get the licensing done as quickly as possible.