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Monday September 3 – Labor Day

Thursday October 4 – Town Fair

Monday October 8 – Columbus Day

Monday November 12 – Veterans Day observed

Wednesday November 21, Thursday November 22 – Thanksgiving Holiday

Monday December 24, Tuesday December 25 – Christmas Holiday

Monday December 31, Tuesday January 1 – News Years Holiday

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Table of Contents:

Section 1. Authority

Section 2. Purpose

Section 3. Definitions

Section 4. Violations

Section 5.  Penalties

Section 6.  Enforcement

Section 7.   Other Laws

Section 8.   Severability

Section 9.  Effective Date


The False Alarm ordinance was adopted by the Town of Mendon Selectboard on August 27th, 2018. This Ordinance shall become effective 60 days after the adoption unless a petition is filed under 24 V.S.A. § 1973. The voters of the Town of Mendon have the right to petition the Selectboard to reconsider the adoption of this ordinance at a Special Town Meeting provided that such petition is presented to either the Selectboard or Town Clerk no later than October 10, 2018.

A full text of the of the ordinance can be examined at the Mendon Town Office and the Mendon Website at Any voter with questions pertaining to this ordinance may contact Sara Tully, Mendon Town Administrator at 802-775-1662 or 2282 US Route 4, Mendon, VT 05701.


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** Update 10/2/18:  On October 1, 2018, the voters of the Town of Mendon approved Article 1 & 2 as warned.


Special Town Meeting –October 1, 2018

Mendon Town Office

2282 US Route 4, Mendon, Vermont


The legal voters of the Town of Mendon are hereby notified and warned to meet at the Mendon Town Office on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 6:00 PM to transact all business.


Article 1 –         Shall the Town give the Selectboard general authority to enter into tax stabilization contracts with owners of commercial property pursuant to 24 VSA §2741 (b)(1)?


Article 2-          Shall the Town create a Mendon Economic Development Reserve Fund and allocate the funds from the Contingency Reserve Fund to the Mendon Economic Development Reserve Fund?


Dated at Mendon, Vermont on this 27nd day of August, 2018




/s/ Richard Wilcox                                                                    /s/ Nancy Gondella, Town Clerk


/s/ Geoff Wells


/s/ Scott Bradley

Special Town Meeting Warning 2018

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Town of Mendon, VT

The Town of Mendon is requesting proposal to demolish the building located at 2278 US Route 4 in Mendon. See details below ‘Old Town Hall Demolition RFP final’

There will be a mandatory pre-submittal meeting at the Mendon Town Office, 2282 US Route 4, Mendon, VT 05701 on August 30, 2018 at 9:00 AM. Proposal packages must be received by the Town of Mendon by 12:00 PM, September 6, 2018.  Submittals received after that time will not be considered.  Must have insurance including workman’s comp to qualify.

Old Town Hall Demolition RFP final

Old Town Hall Demolition Bid Results:

Old Town Hall Demolition RFP bid results 9-6-18

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The Mendon Town-Wide Yard sale is Saturday August 11, 2018 9:00am – 2:00pm.

The following addresses will be participating:

80 Park Lane

1325 Townline Road

121 Eastridge Circle

392 Eastridge Circle

465 Eastridge Circle

249 South Mendon Road

544 South Mendon Road

There will also be households participating and set up at Mendon Recreation area on South Mendon Road

Please check back as more participating addresses may be added

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Tax bills should be prepared and mailed by the end of July.

2018/2019 Tax Rate:

Homestead = $1.8676                    Non-Residential = $2.0211

($.5316+$1.3348+$.0012)              ($.5316+$1.4883+$.0012)


Municipal Tax Rate: $.5316

            2018-2019 Amount to be raised by taxes       $937,112

            2018-2019 Municipal Grand List                  $1,762,823

Education Tax Rate:

            Homestead = $1.3348

            Non-Residential = $1.4883


2018-2019 Summary:

Municipal Tax Rate= $ .0124 increase or 2.4% increase

Education Tax Rate:

            Homestead = $1.3348 a $.0108 increase or 3.3% increase

            Non-Residential = $1.4883 a $.0494 increase or 3.5% increase

Total Homestead = $1.8676 a $.0547 increase or 3.0% increase

Total Non-Residential = 2.0211 a $.0615 increase or 3.2% increase

 Local Agreement Tax: $.0012

Eligible properties (5)

Voter approved Property Assessment Exemption $40,000 = 200,000/100

Total Exemption                                             $2,000

2018/2019 Municipal Grand List                   $1,762,823