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.  


Historians’ book sale: ‘Hunt’ing Down History by Barbara Moseley

‘Hunt’ing Down History, written by the late Barbara Emery Moseley, Vernon historian, is hot off the press and being sold by the Vernon Historians, Inc. Proceeds will help maintain the Chapel on Pond Road and other ongoing projects to preserve the history of the town of Vernon.

‘Hunt’ing Down History’ is the story of one of Vernon’s earliest European settler families, the Hunts. Jonathan Hunt, a Lieutenant Governor of Vermont and builder of the Governor Hunt house, and wife, Lavinah, had five children, four of whom survived to adulthood and became prominent people in their own right, one a congressman representing Vermont in Washington, DC. Their grandchildren went on to become world-renowned architects, artists, writers, physicians, photographers and attorneys.

The books are for sale through the Historians’ Facebook page, Vernon Historians Inc, and their email, They are also available at the Museum in the South School on Rt. 142 in South Vernon on Sunday afternoons between 2 and 4 pm through Sept.19th. or at the Cold Brook Store.

The cost is ten dollars per book, plus shipping & handling {$1.80/book} when mailed.

We would like to thank everyone who supports our mission, especially C&S Print Shop   for their contribution in printing our book.