802-434-2032 - 4930 Main Road, Huntington, VT 05462 - Click here to see the Map Page
Hours: Monday (8 am - 7 pm), Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday (8 am - 3 pm), Friday by appointment
Listers Office Hours: Thursday (9 am - 3 pm) or by appointment (call 802-434-5783)
PLANNING COMMISSION REGULATIONS REVISIONS and TOWN PLAN MODIFICATION
The Huntington Planning Commission will hold two Public Hearings on Monday, June 26, 2017, as follows:
1. 7 pm - update to the Huntington Town Plan, adopted in 2014, Village map revisions. Click here for the map.
2. 7:20 pm - revisions to the Huntington Zoning, Subdivision and Flood Hazard Regulations into a single document: Huntington Land Use Regulations. Click here for a copy of the latest draft of the proposed regulations.
The purpose of the hearing is to take comments to the documents. The hearings meet the State Statute: Title 24, Chapter 117.
PROPERTY TAXES DUE ON MAY 15
Property taxes are due next Monday, May 15. Town Office hours for Monday are 8-7.
Payments mailed with a readable USPS postmark of May 15th or earlier are considered on time. Payments placed in the town office drop box before midnight of the due date will also be accepted as on time. Metered mail and internet generated payments do not normally include a postmark so these must arrive in our mailbox by the due date or they will be considered late.
Since this is the final payment of the year, late payments are subject to an 8% delinquency penalty along with a monthly 1% interest charge. Call or email the Town Office on Monday with any questions:. email@example.com 434-2032
NOTICE TO TAXPAYERS FROM THE LISTERS REGARDING MAY 19 GRIEVANCE HEARINGS
The Board of Listers have posted notice to taxpayers that they will be holding grievance hearings on May 19, 2017 beginning at 10:00 am. To schedule an appointment, call 434-4779. The notice can be viewed here.
PUBLIC NOTICE: ALL TOWN DIRT ROADS ARE POSTED WITH WEIGHT LIMITS
All Huntington town gravel roads are posted with weight restrictions. All exceptions require prior special approval from Road Foreman Yogi Alger, who can be reached at the Town Garage @ 434-2710. The weight posting for paved roads has been lifted.
DOG REGISTRATION NOW DUE
All dogs must be registered with the Town Clerk annually by April 1. The fee is $19, or $13 for spayed/neutered dogs. Current rabies certificate needs to be presented (call the Town Clerk's Office to see if the one on file is current). Dogs that are picked up may incur a fine for their owner for non-registration. Fees increase after April 1 to $27 / $19 spayed/neutered.
FIRE ALERT CAUTION: A PERMIT IS REQUIRED BEFORE YOU BURN
Contact Fire Warden Ken Russin (home/work: 434-2389; pager: 350-7818; cell: 881-1852) for a burn permit before every open fire you want to have at your property. (Only natural vegetative material may be burned.)
HUNTINGTON TOWN HALL RENTAL OPPORTUNITIES
Supported by multiple sources of funds including affordable building usage fees, the historically renovated Town Hall is available for a variety of events such as municipal meetings, performing arts, private parties, arts markets, festivals, workshops, classes, etc. Check out the details here.
EMERGENCY RESOURCES DURING POWER OUTAGES
The emergency shelter at the Church in Huntington Center will open during extended power outages with access to heat, water, showers, cooking facilities, WiFi, and more. It's a cozy place to spend the day and a safe place to spend the night. Click here for more information or call Barbara Elliott at 434-4779.
2016 RESULTS for HUNTINGTON ELECTIONS
For Town Meeting, March 1, 2016 election results, click here. Town Meeting minutes, click here.
For August 9, 2016 Primary Election results, click here.
For November 8, 2016 General Election results, click here.
BREWSTER-PIERCE SCHOOL IS COLLECTING BOXTOPS FOR EDUCATION - When you purchase certain cereals, soup or other products at the local store, check the label. If there is a small emblem on the box top or on the side of the can, cut it out to give to the Partners in Education at Brewster-Pierce School. Each little emblem is worth ten cents when they are sent in (December and April). Drop off at the school or the Town Clerk's Office. To read more about the program, click here for Box tops.