Town Meeting 2023
ANNUAL TOWN MEETING
MARCH 6 and 7, 2023
TOWN REPORT 2022 Includes FY24 Budget
SAMPLE BALLOT (Town Meeting)
SAMPLE BALLOT (MMUUSD)
The legal voters of the Town of Richmond, Vermont and the legal voters of the Mount Mansfield Unified Union School District residing in Richmond, Vermont are hereby notified and warned to meet at Camels Hump Middle School, in said Town, on Monday, March 6, 2023, at 6:00 PM to transact the following business from the floor. Must be present, in person, to vote on Articles 1 - 3:
Article 1. To hear and accept reports of Town Officers
Article 2. Shall the voters of the Town of Richmond approve a budget of $4,530,571 to meet the expenses and liabilities of the Town of Richmond?
Article 3. To transact any other Town business that may come legally before this meeting.
The legal voters of the Town of Richmond and the legal voters of Mount Mansfield Unified School District living in Richmond are further warned to meet at Camels Hump Middle School, in said Town, on Tuesday, March 7, 2023, where the polls will be open at 7:00 am in the forenoon and close at 7:00 pm in the afternoon to vote on the following Articles by Australian ballot:
Article 4. Shall general obligation bonds or notes of the Town of Richmond in an aggregate amount not to exceed One Million Nine Hundred Thousand and 00/100 Dollars ($1,900,000.00), subject to reduction by available state and federal grants-in-aid and other financial assistance, to fund the replacement of waterlines and related appurtenances along Tilden Avenue (approx. 1305 linear feet), along portions of Cochran Road (approx. 1615 linear feet), and along a portion of Bridge Street (approx. 775 linear feet)?
Article 5. Shall the voters to approve funding the Conservation Reserve Fund by adding one cent to the municipal tax rate in the 2023-2024 fiscal year?
Article 6. To elect town and school officers for terms posted on the ballot.
Requests for early voter absentee ballots will be accepted in the Town Clerk’s Office at the Town Center at 203 Bridge St. until NOON on March 3, 2023.
The legal voters of the Town of Richmond are warned and notified that an informational meeting will be held at Richmond Town Center, at 203 Bridge St. in the Town of Richmond on March 4, 2023, commencing at 9:00 AM, for the purpose of explaining the 2023-2024 proposed budget and Australian ballot items. This meeting may also be attended via Zoom:
Join Zoom Meeting Online:
Join by Phone: +1 929 205 6099
Meeting ID: 872 6284 8235
MMUUSD Annual Meeting & budget informational meeting ~ March 2, 2023, at 6:00 PM