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The Mendon Town Office will be opening on Wednesday August 12, 2020 at 12:00pm. Thank you for understanding.

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TOWN OF MENDON – HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE/EQUIPMENT OPERATOR and BUILDING/GROUNDS MAINTENANCE

The Town of Mendon is accepting applications for Highway Maintenance/Equipment Operator position and Building/Grounds Maintenance.  A Full time opportunity is available.  We are seeking an energetic individual to perform general maintenance and repair work on gravel and paved town highways, drainage systems and town buildings and grounds.   Applicants must possess a High School diploma or equivalent and a valid CDL Class B Driver’s License.

A letter of interest and Mendon application can be submitted to Sara Tully, Town Administrator via email to mendonadmin@comcast.net .  The Town of Mendon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  If you have any questions, please contact Sara Tully at 802-558-3935.

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The 2020/2021 tax bills will be going out mid to late August 2020 with the payments due October 5, 2020 and March 8, 2021. As soon as the tax rate has been set it will be posted. Thank you for your patience.

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In preparation of the State Primary on August 11, 2020, the Accuvote machine will be tested for accuracy on Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. at the Mendon Town Office.

 

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Vermont ranks 47th in the country with a response rate of 55%. Rutland County has a response rate of 52.0% compared to Chittenden County with a response rate of 71.5%. Please go online and complete the 2020 Census form and help Rutland County get back on track.

https://2020census.gov/en.html

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Starting July 1, 2020, state law (Act 69 of 2019) prohibits stores and food service establishments from providing the following single-use products:

  • Single-use plastic carryout bags* at the point of sale. This does not apply to bags used for prescription meds, dry cleaning, produce bags, and other small bags that are not at the point of sale. Single-use paper bags can be offered at the point of sale for a minimum customer charge of 10 cents per bag, which stores keep.
  • Expanded polystyrene (commonly called Styrofoam) food and beverage containers* including foam cups, take-out and to-go containers, plates, trays, and cartons for eggs or other food. NOTE: Starting July 1, 2020, these products may not be sold in Vermont. These prohibitions do not apply to meat and fish packaging or food packaged out-of-state or sold out-of-state.
  • Plastic straws* except they can be given upon customer request. Hospitals, nursing homes, independent and assisted living, and residential care facilities can provide plastic straws.
  • Plastic Stirrers*
    *Inventory Exemption: Stores and food service establishments that purchased these single-use products before
    May 15, 2019 have until July 1, 2021 to use up the previously purchased product.

For more information click the link below:

https://dec.vermont.gov/content/single-use-products-law