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Town Clerks Office Closed Untill May 19, 2022

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Hi everyone,

                   Due to the positive Covid Virus testing results of the Town Clerk and the Assisant Town Clerk, the Town Clerks Office will be closed untill Thursday, May 19, 2022.

               We will be working from home during this required Vermont Dept. of Health isolation period and will do our best to acommodate your request.Please leave messages via email or voice mail as we will be checking on them regularly.

               As for property taxes due May 17th, please use the back door mail slot or USPS(snailmail) as usual.Please make checks/money orders payable to The Town of Brookline and include your parcel ID # in the memo field.Payments need to be received by the 17th to be considered timely.

               Thank you for your cooperation and understanding during these challenging times.

Regards,

Guy

 

 

 

 

West River Modified Union Education District 2022 Annual Meeting

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                                  The West River Modified Union Education District (WRMUED) will be having it's Annual Meeting on Wednesday, March 23, 2022. The event will be entirely by Australian Ballot. 

 

To all legal Brookline voters,

Brookline residents will vote at the town office,734 Grassy Brook Road, Brookline, VT, from 9 AM - 7 PM.
All voters are encouraged to wear a face mask while voting, and to use hand sanitizer upon entering the town office, supplied by the town.
It is recommended to practice safe, social/physical distancing at all times.
While these are challenging times for all, it is an important right for you to have the opportunity to cast your ballot for this important vote which will include the WRMUED budget for the upcoming fiscal year as well as electing local school officials.

You are encouraged to seek alternate voting opportunities
Absentee/early voting is the safest and most effective way to cast your ballot and will be postage free ( town will pay postage).
To request an absentee ballot, use one of the following procedures:

Go to the My Voter Page on the town website: http://brooklinevt.com, select Resource Links on the left side navigation bar, under State Government heading, select " My Voter Page"

Mail a request to the town clerk’s office: Town of Brookline, PO Box 403, Brookline, VT 05345.

Call the town office, 802.365.4648 and leave a voice mail with mailing instructions.
Email a request to the town: brook763@comcast.net . with mailing instructions.

Due to Vermont election laws, we are not permitted to scan and email ballots unless you are serving in the military or an overseas voter.

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If you do not wish to mail in your absentee ballot, you may drop it in the mail slot located in the back door of the office, 7/24.

All Absentee ballots must be returned by 7 PM, March 23, 2022 to be counted.

The warning and "Sample Ballots" for this annual meeting can be reviewed at the bottom right side of the Brookline website  http://brooklinevt.comt as well as the bulletin boards around town: Corner of Hill Road & Grassy Brook Road, bottom of Whitney Hill Road, in front of the town office.

If you have further questions or concerns, give us a call, leave a contact number where we can reach you, and the best time to call you back. We will monitor emails and voice mails on a daily basis.

Remember your vote is your voice, please make every attempt to participate in this event.

Please note: there will be an informational meeting via Zoom on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 starting at 7:00 PM.
Details and credentials are located on the town website http://brooklinevt.com, bottom right side of home page
Regards,
Guy

Guy Tanza

Town Clerk-Treasurer

(802) 365-4648  (802) 365-4092 Fax

PO Box 403  Brookline, VT 05345

E-Mail: brook763@comcast.net Web: http://brooklinevt.com