Lewis Creek at Tyler Bridge Rd unsafe for swimming

Lewis Creek Association tests water quality at Lewis Creek swimming holes and other locations each year. Provisional 2014 data results suggest Lewis Creek sites at Rte 7 in Ferrisburgh and Tyler Bridge Road in Monkton are currently unsafe for swimming.

The Tyler Bridge site is now owned by Fish and Wlldlife for public access. Please use caution at this site in particular. The ecoli level on July 2 was 686.67 (very high), while the Rte 7 site was 272.3. Both unsafe at this time. The state standard is 77, and about to become 250.

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Vermont Gas contractors are surveying for Monkton gas distribution

The Town of Monkton received the following notice from Vermont Gas Systems:

Vermont Gas consultants, Kregs and Lansing survey crews, will be in the Town of Monkton the week of July 14th locating utilities and picking up additional detail for the VGS distribution network design.   Work will take place on private property where VGS has obtained right of entry permission from property owners.

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Selectboard Agenda for Monday July 14, 2014

MONKTON SELECTBOARD MEETING

MONKTON TOWN HALL

 AGENDA

DATE: Monday July 14, 2014

  1. CALL TO ORDER: 7:00 PM

  2. ATTENDANCE

  3. ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • SHORELAND PROTECTION ACT PRESENTATION AT ACRPC
  • RECYCLING DUMPSTER REPAIR
  1. REGULAR BUSINESS: 7:10 – 7:30

  • APPROVE MINUTES OF PREVIOUS 2 MEETINGS
  • REVIEW AND APPROVE CHECK WARRANTS
  • REVIEW AND APPROVE OVERWEIGHT PERMITS, ETC.
  • PUBLIC COMMENT (Guests) – 15 minutes Continue reading
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Town Hall Closed for Holiday

TOWN HALL WILL BE

CLOSED

THURSDAY EVENING JULY 3RD

AND

FRIDAY JULY 4TH

WE WILL BE REOPENING REGULAR HOURS ON

MONDAY JULY 7TH

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Selectboard Agenda for Monday 6/23

MONKTON SELECTBOARD MEETING

MONKTON TOWN HALL

 AGENDA

DATE: Monday June 23, 2014

  1. CALL TO ORDER: 7:00 PM

  2. ATTENDANCE

  3. ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. REGULAR BUSINESS: 7:10 – 7:30

 APPROVE MINUTES OF PREVIOUS 2 MEETINGS

REVIEW AND APPROVE CHECK WARRANTS

REVIEW AND APPROVE OVERWEIGHT PERMITS, ETC.

PUBLIC COMMENT (Guests) – 15 minutes

  Continue reading

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Selectboard agenda for Monday, June 9, 2014

MONKTON SELECTBOARD MEETING
MONKTON TOWN HALL
AGENDA
DATE: Monday June 9, 2014

 

1)     CALL TO ORDER: 7:00 PM

Continue reading

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Planning Commission Vacancy

The Selectboard is accepting written applications to be appointed to the Monkton Planning Commission until the next town-wide election on Town Meeting March 4, 2015.  Applications must be submitted by June 23rd.  The Planning Commission recently completed the Town Plan and is starting work on revisions to the Unified Planning Document.  The Monkton Planning Commission meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the Monkton Town Hall.

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Selectboard Agenda for Wednesday 5/28/2014

Please note that the Selectboard is meeting on Wednesday not the normal Monday.

MONKTON SELECTBOARD MEETING

MONKTON TOWN HALL

 ANNOTATED AGENDA

DATE: Wednesday May 28, 2014

  1. CALL TO ORDER: 7:00 PM

  2. Continue reading

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Monkton Town Office – Memorial Day Observance

MONKTON TOWN OFFICE MEM. CLOSED NOTICE
Monkton town office will be CLOSED on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, 2014. We will resume regular hours on Tuesday, May 27, 2014.

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Memorial Day Observance

The Monkton Museum and Historical Society will be holding a Memorial Day observance on Monday, May 26th at 7:00 p.m. at the East Monkton Church. The observance will include readings from a number of Civil War letters written by a Monkton soldier. It should be noted that this is a solemn observance honoring all deceased Monkton soldiers. Also, some letters speak of injury and the loss of fellow soldiers. Please be aware that there are no restroom facilities at the church. This event is free to the public.

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