Button Up Vermont Kickoff

The energy committee is sponsoring a Button Up Vermont Kickoff on Thursday, November 8, at 6:30 pm at the elementary school.   Attendees will have an opportunity to speak with a certified contractor, schedule a free walk through of their home and receive a free written estimate of how much energy and money they may save through weatherization improvements.  Free weatherization products will be distributed and information about low cost loans and various financing options also will available.

Message from the Listers (Winter Hours)

We will be transitioning to our winter hours, starting in November.  Simultaneously, we will also be switching back to Wednesdays from our current Tuesdays.  As ever, if you have an issue that needs immediate attention you may contact any of us at home and make an appointment or leave a message at the Town Office.  Any zoning or 911 signage issues can also be addressed on these days.  Here are the dates when we will be in the office (hours are 9a.m.-12p.m. on all dates):

November 7th and 21st; December 5th; January 23rd, and February 20th. In March, we will return to our regular hours of 9a.m.-12p.m. every Wednesday.  Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

Alison Cummings, (802) 236-7564 (Zoning Administrator)

Meredith Tips-McLaine, (802) 875-1550 (9-1-1 Coordinator)

Russell Cumming, (802) 874-7011

Windham Town Office: (802) 874-4211

We also have an email address, to which we all have access from home: windham.listers@gmail.com

Fire Company is hosting a CPR/AED session

The Fire Company is hosting a CPR/AED session for our certified firefighters’ annual certification on October 30 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Windham Elementary School.  The instructors will also briefly discuss Narcan and how to use it in an overdose situation.  The class is open to Windham residents for $10 for a refresher course (no certification), and $25 if you want CPR/AED certification.  Contact Mike McLaine at 875 1550 if you would like to join the class.

Windham Elementary Informational Meeting

Informational  Meeting:

October 29, 2018 at 7 pm at the Windham Elementary School

This meeting is to inform the residents of Windham of an upcoming vote about the following articles, and the current state of affairs with regard to Act 46.

Shall the voters of Windham Town School District, if the State Board of Education votes to merge the District into West River Modified Union Education District (also sometimes referred to as West River MUUSD):

  1. Authorize the School Board to sell the Windham Elementary School building, associated land, and all associated school-related personal property, including the school bus, to the Town of Windham; and
  2. Authorize the School Board to close Windham Elementary School, effective June 30, 2019, and to provide for the elementary education of the District’s students by paying tuition, in accordance with law, to any public elementary school, or to any approved independent elementary school of the students’ parents’ choice?

Windham School Board:

Carolyn Partridge, Chair

Beth McDonald

Antje Ruppert

Example of ballot for Special Meeting November 26, 2018 7 pm

Special meeting warning Nov. 26, 2018

Windham Road Crew Position Available

HELP WANTED – WINDHAM

Looking for a crew member for the Town of Windham, VT Highway Department, experienced in all summer and winter road duties and maintenance operations–grading, ditching, culvert cleaning & installation, plowing, salting, sanding, etc. CDL required. Must be a team player who works well with others and can take instruction. Operating experience with all highway equipment–grader, loader, backhoe, plow/dump trucks, etc. required.  FT, year-round, requiring a flexible schedule which may include nights, weekends and holidays, as well as OT. Requires 24/7 availability during the winter months. Phone 802-875-1024 or visit our website for an application:  www.townofwindhamvt.com