Huntington Town Office News

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Town News

LOWER VILLAGE INTERSECTION & SPEED BUMP TESTS
We would like to thank the many people who contacted the Selectboard (via email, telephone and/or by attending a Selectboard meeting) with feedback on the traffic calming tests in the Lower Village. The Selectboard will be determining next steps soon.

MOODY ROAD BRIDGE CLOSED STARTING MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
Moody Road Bridge (at the intersection of Moody & Carse Roads) will be CLOSED beginning MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12th until further notice while the roadway just north of the bridge is realigned. During construction, Upper Carse Road and Upper Moody Road traffic will need to detour via Lower Carse Road.

BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION WORK ON CAMELS HUMP ROAD
05/19 - 10/28: Construction project to replace Bridge 30 will cause minor delays of up to 10 minutes. Click here to learn more about the project.

HIGHWAY WORK SCHEDULE (Planned work is weather dependent & will be adjusted as necessary.)
09/12 - 09/29  Moody Road reconfiguration
May - October See Camel's Hump Bridge 30 project information; mowing

PLANNING COMMISSION REGULATIONS: Energy Regs
The Planning Commission is meting on September 26 with the Huntington Energy Committee and members of the CCRPC to review an rnergy plan for the town that will be included in proposed changes to the land use regulations. Click here for a copy of the latest draft of the proposed regulations. 

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.)

DOG REGISTRATION NOW DUE
All dogs must be registered with the Town Clerk annually by April 1. The fee has been increased to $28, or $19 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. On June 1, the list of unregistered dogs will be turned over to the Selectboard for action.

VERMONT PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS Here are the election results in rough form. Click here for the Huntington election results.

HUNTINGTON TOWN REPORTS The report is available electronically (minus names on Vital Records Births page). Click here to download.

LOWER VILLAGE TRAFFIC ALTERNATIVES
The Final Report: Lower Village Scoping Stucy - February 2016, outlining traffic alternatives for a save and inviting pedestrian, bicycle & vehicular network in the Lower Village is available onliine by clicking 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 ELECTION RESULTS
For election results, click here. Town Meeting minutes, click here.

Community News

HUNTINGTON COOKBOOKS
Need a great idea for a fun gift? With over 400 recipes, photos and historical information, the new Huntington community cookbook is not to be missed. Contact Sandy Heyman at BPMS (434-2074). Click here for more details.

School News
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.

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