The Wallingford Town Hall AND Transfer Station will be closed on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day.
The Recreation Committee meeting scheduled for Monday, May 14 has been rescheduled to Thursday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall.
The USDA Forest Service has completed the development of the proposed action for the Early Successional Habitat Creation Project located on the Green Mountain National Forest, Manchester Ranger District in southern Vermont. We are now inviting your written comments for the proposal during a scoping and 30-day comment period that will begin with the publication of a legal notice in the Rutland Herald newspaper.
A detailed description of the proposal (scoping information) and associated maps showing where proposed activities are located can be found on our project website at:
http://www.fs.usda.gov/project/?project=53629 (be sure to look at the documents filed under the “Scoping” tab).
The documents are also available for review at the Manchester Ranger Station located in Manchester, VT; and town offices located in Arlington, Dover, Glastenbury, Jamaica, Landgrove, Manchester, Mount Holly, Mount Tabor, Peru, Pownal, Readsboro, Searsburg, Shaftsbury, Stamford, Stratton, Sunderland, Wallingford, Wardsboro, Weston, Wilmington, and Woodford.
Click here to learn how and where to submit comments.
Community Visit Step 2 has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 23 at 6:30 p.m. at Wallingford Elementary School. Citizens of the community came together last month to share a vision and ideas for the town. On May 23, the forum will be focused on reviewing action items and voting on priorities. For more information, click here.
UVM Master Composters is offering a free and fun backyard composting workshop on June 21 at the VT Farmers’ Food Center at 251 West Street. Click here for more information.
The Town of Wallingford is offering a four week summer recreation program led by Director Lisa Cotrupi the weeks of June 25, July 30, Aug 6 and Aug 13. Early bird registration deadline is May 23. For forms and all the details on the program, visit click on Departments at the top of the page then click on Recreation and Elfin Lake and follow the links. Or, call the Town Administrator at (802)446-2872.
An informational meeting for Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten registration has been scheduled for Monday, April 23 at 6:00 p.m. in the multi-purpose room of Wallingford Elementary School. For more information, click here.
Green Up Day is Saturday, May 5th.
The Conservation Commission will be set up at both the Rotary and Transfer Station to hand out free litter bags from 9:00 am – 11:30. People should take at least 2 Green Up bags: one for litter and one for recyclable items.
Reminder, Green Up volunteers should dress appropriately for the weather, wear bright clothes for visibility, use sunscreen and bug spray, be safe in handling any broken glass or sharp objects, do not touch or pick up any needles or hazardous waste, and be tick smart and check for ticks when you get home.
Green Up litter bags can be taken to the Wallingford Transfer Station for free disposal up to one week after Green Up Day.
Wallingford Community Visit Day has been scheduled for Thursday, April 26. Residents of all ages are encouraged to join neighbors and State, Federal, Business and Non-profit leaders at this event to voice opinions about goals and a vision for the community. Attendees are invited to a free dinner catered by Sal’s at the Wallingford Elementary School with local musicians providing entertainment. For forum locations and times as well as dinner details, please click here.
The Town Clerk’s office will be closing early at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 6th. Tax payments can be deposited in the mail slot in the front door.