Vermont seeking comment about Hud Programs: Each year the State of Vermont - Agency of Commerce and Community Development, Agency of Human Services and Vermont Housing and Conservation Board receives funding for HUD programs through the Consolidated Plan or Annual Plan update process which identifies priorities based on needs from the housing needs assessment, market analysis, citizen and stakeholder input.  At the end of the program year the state is required to report on the performance outcomes outlined from those plans in their Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER).  They have completed the FY22 Program Year DRAFT CAPER which includes the outcomes for the following programs: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) Housing Trust Fund (HTF) Emergency Solutions Grant Program (ESG); and Community Development Block Grant CARES Act (CDBG-CV) Emergency Solutions Grant Program CARES Act (ESG-CV).   As a representative for a unit of general local government, please share the attached notice with your local residents including minorities,The state is seeking comments by September 27, 2023.


Vernon land records now available online

More news from Town Clerk Tim Arsenault:

Big doings, as our town’s land records portal is now online, at 

At this site, scans of nearly all of the town’s land records are now available for viewing and online purchase, 24-7. Viewing is free, but there is a $2.50 per page charge for the convenience of downloading and printing.

Records researchers can still make an appointment for searching on Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Town Clerk’s office.

The New England Municipal Resource Center, one of our partners in this venture, has done great work to meet the deadline for us to comply with the terms of  a Vermont Covid 19 grant.