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Planning Commission Hearing for Flood Hazard Area & River Corridor Bylaws
 
 
Planning Commission Hearing for
Flood Hazard Area & River Corridor Bylaws
 
The West Windsor Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing to solicit feedback regarding proposed Flood Hazard Area and River Corridor Bylaws on Wednesday, May 22nd at 6:30pm at the Town Hall.
 
For more information, please refer to the letter mailed to West Windsor property owners or follow this link for a digital copy of the letter.
 
The full text of the draft Flood Hazard Area and River Corridor Bylaws can be found here.
 
For Agency of Natural Resources river corridor and flood area maps, please click here. (Note: You will need to zoom in and use the 'Flood Ready Tools' button to toggle map layers.)
 
Additional river corridor & flood area non-interactive maps: West Windsor, Mill Brook, Brownsville Village
 
Please contact Zoning Administrator Deb Shearer at zoning@westwindsorvt.org with any questions or if you wish to provide comments on the draft bylaws prior to the public hearing.
 
 
 

 
 
Help Green Up West Windsor!
 
 
Help Green Up West Windsor on Saturday May 4th!
 
The West Windsor Sustainability Committee is organizing Green Up Day in West Windsor, and is encouraging people to sign up to help out! No sign up is necessary (all are welcome!), but signing up will help the Sustainability Committee organize the clean up efforts.
 
For Green Up Day details and to sign up, please click here
 
 
 

The Highway Department is Hiring!
 
The Highway Department is Hiring!
 
Full-Time Highway Department Employee (40 hours per week)  

Pay Range: $26.00+ per hour, based upon experience and qualifications. 

This is a Monday through Friday position, 8 hours per day with on-call responsibilities in the winter for snowplowing operations.  

  • Must have a High School diploma, Vermont Driver's License, and at least a CDL Class B License.  
  • A strong mechanical aptitude and knowledge of basic mechanical repair are required. Basic office computer skills as needed.  
  • Ability to work cooperatively with others in a team environment.  (The fully staffed team consists of one foreman and three employees).  
  • Ability to perform work in a safe, thoughtful manner.  Must participate in annual safety trainings as required. Must be willing to comply with random drug testing.  
  • Operate heavy equipment including, but not limited to, chainsaws,  chipper, dump truck, snowplow, tractor, loader, excavator, hand tools, etc.  

The ideal candidate would have a highway department background or employment with an excavation or general contracting company.  

The Town offers a very competitive compensation and health care benefits package.  

Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to Town Administrator Matt Frederick at townadmin@westwindsorvt.org.

 

 


 

Town Meeting Minutes
 
 
Town Meeting Minutes
 
Minutes from the West Windsor Town Meeting held at Story Memorial Hall on March 5th, 2024 are now available. Click here to view or download the 2024 Town Meeting minutes.
 
Minutes from previous Town Meetings are available by following this link.
 
Please contact the Town Clerk at 802-484-7212 or via email at ayates@westwindsorvt.org with any questions.
 
 
 

West Windsor Roads Posted

 

West Windsor Roads Posted

As of 2/12/24, all town roads in West Windsor, both paved and unpaved, are posted to have weight limit restrictions, preventing heavy vehicles from potentially causing damage to town roads. These postings are placed at each access to West Windsor town roads from adjacent municipalities or state roads.

Specific permission for vehicles weighing in excess of the posted limit traveling on posted roads may be granted on a case-by-case basis by the highway foreman. Please contact Mike Spackman at 802-484-5044 with any questions or to request a temporary waiver for overweight travel on posted roads.

Road postings automatically expire on May 15th and may be rescinded earlier if the conditions allow for it.

 


 

Pre-Town Meeting
Pre-Town Meeting
 
West Windsor will be returning to an old tradition and hosting a Pre-Town Meeting on Saturday, March 2nd, 2024, at 10:30am at Story Memorial Hall. This event will be a practice run of the official Town Meeting on March 5th, and will provide an opportunity for our community to engage with the meeting process and air concerns in a trial environment. No warned articles shall be read in full and no voting shall take place.

Any questions or comments should be directed to the West Windsor Town Administrator at townadmin@westwindsorvt.org.

We look forward to seeing you there!

 


 

2023 West Windsor Town Report

2023 West Windsor Town Report

The 2023 Town Report is now available for viewing and downloading at this link. For access to previous Town Reports, please click here.

Please contact the Town Administrator at townadmin@westwindsorvt.org or 802-484-3520 with any questions.

We look forward to seeing you for Town Meeting at Story Memorial Hall on Tuesday, March 05, 2024 at 9:00am!

 


 

2024 Town Meeting Warning

 West Windsor Town Meeting Warning

West Windsor's Annual Town Meeting will be held at Story Memorial Hall on Tuesday, March 05, 2024 at 9:00am.

Please click here for a digital copy of the 2024 Town Meeting Warning. Physical copies of this warning will be sent to registered voters via U.S. Mail.

Please reach out to Town Clerk Amy Yates at 802-484-7212 or ayates@westwindsorvt.org with any questions, or stop in to the Town Clerk's office to register to vote!

The 2023 Town Report will be posted to this website in the near future, and will be available for viewing at the Town Hall in the coming weeks. Physical copies will be available for distribution at Town Meeting. For access to Town Reports from recent years, please follow this link

 


 

Selectboard Vacancy

Open Selectboard Position at Town Meeting 2024

 

Matt Kantola has decided not to run to maintain his seat on the West Windsor Selectboard. After serving two three-year terms on the board, including as the Chair of the Selectboard for the last two years, Matt  has decided to step down when his term expires on Town Meeting Day 2024.

Anyone interested in serving on the West Windsor Selectboard must be nominated at Town Meeting and be elected via a voice vote on the floor.

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity or for more information, please contact Town Clerk Amy Yates at 802-484-7212 or via email at townclerk@westwindsorvt.org.

If you see Matt around town, please be sure to thank him for his service and dedication to the betterment of our community!

 

 


 

Wastewater Feasibility Study

Wastewater Feasibility Study

 

The Wastewater Feasibility Study is at 90% completion, and may be reviewed in its entirety here. To download the Wastewater Feasibility Study Power Point presentation by John Kenney of Dubois & King, please click here.

This study has been prepared by Dubois & King, Inc. for the purpose of evaluating the feasibility of expanding the existing wastewater collection system in West Windsor to potentially include the areas of Seems Road, Skyhawk Lane, and Village Lane.

Feedback or questions on the study options or the study itself may be directed to the Town Administrator at townadmin@westwindsorvt.org.

 


 

Public Hearing for West Windsor Zoning Regulation Amendments

Public Hearing for West Windsor Zoning Regulation Amendments

The West Windsor Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing on proposed amendments to the West Windsor Land Use & Development Regulations, including the zoning map, on November 8th at 6pm at the West Windsor Town Hall. This hearing may be attended in person or via Zoom! Click here for full details. 

 

 


 

Reappraisal
 
Reappraisal
 
The Town of West Windsor is currently conducting a town-wide property reappraisal. 
 
You may verify your property data by clicking the link below and entering the code provided on your door-hanger:
 
 
 For more information about the reappraisal process, please click here
 
 
 

Parcel Maps

Updated Parcel Maps Available

A PDF version of the town's parcel maps may be found here. Please contact the West Windsor Listers if you have questions or wish to report any errors. 

Deb Spackman

Win Johnson

Joel Schreibman

Listers, Town of West Windsor

Lister@westwindsorvt.org

802-484-3113

 

 


 

 

Unregistered Dogs in West Windsor

Unregistered Dogs in West Windsor

All dogs residing in West Windsor must be licensed with the Town Clerk by April 1st of every year per Vermont law, for a nominal fee. A late fee will be charged for any dogs not registered by the April 1st deadline. 

In order to license your dog you must present a copy of a valid rabies certificate (unless one is already on file).

If you still need to register your dog, please contact the Town Clerk at 802-484-7212 or via email at townclerk@westwindsorvt.org.

If you are unsure of your dog's registration status, please see the attached list of unregistered dogs currently residing in West Windsor. If you see your name on the list, but no longer have your dog(s), please contact the Town Clerk to have your name removed from the list.

Click here for the list of unregistered dogs.

 

 


 

VT Alert

VT Alert

The Town of West Windsor has adopted the use of VT Alert for emergency communications. The highway department will be using this as a messaging service for road closures.
 
Anyone interested in signing up for an account can do so at https://vem.vermont.gov/vtalert.
 
 

Town Meeting Video Available

Click below to view West Windsor's 2023 Town Meeting 

 

https://vimeo.com/805647978

Thanks to Windsor on Air for providing the video

 


 

2022 West Windsor Town Report

2022 Town Report Available

Click here to access the report. 
 
 

Grants to repair vacant rental units

The State of VT is offering grants up to $50,000 to enable property owners to make needed repairs to vacant rental units. Click on the link below for more information. 

VT Rental Rehab Program - Windham & Windsor Housing Trust (homemattershere.org) 

 


 

George Swallow Historical Photographs

Some interesting 100+ year old photos of our town, taken by George Swallow, were recently discovered and the Vermont Historical Society has published them to the internet.  They can be found at

http://www.flickr.com/photos/vermonthistory/collections/72157627447074443/

Swallow's glass plate negatives are in the collection of the Vermont Historical Society in Barre, Vermont. First photos added September 1, 2011; more to come.