As a reminder, petitions for Brattleboro Town and Town School District Officers and Town Meeting Members are now available at the Town Clerk’s office. Town elections will be Tuesday, March 5 at the American Legion, and the Annual Representatives Town Meeting, Saturday, March 23 at Brattleboro Union High School.
Petitions for Town Officers must contain at least 30 valid signatures of registered Brattleboro voters and be filed in the clerk’s office no later than 5:00 P.M. on Monday, January 28 in order to have their name placed on the ballot.
Candidates for Town Meeting Member must file a nomination petition, issued by the Town Clerk’s office, with at least 10 valid signatures of voters from the district where the candidate lives no later than 5:00 P.M. on Monday, January 28. Incumbents for Town Meeting Member must return their Notice of Intent form no later than 5:00 P.M. on Monday, January 28.
Information about the Windham Southeast Unified Union Supervisory District Board elections will be available in the upcoming weeks.
Attached is a listing of vacancies along with the officer currently holding office. Also attached is a calendar of election related deadlines.
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
Brattleboro Town Clerk
230 Main Street, Suite 108
Brattleboro. VT 05301
2019 Annual Election Schedule
OFFICERS TO BE ELECTED
ANNUAL TOWN AND TOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT MEETING
MARCH 5, 2019
OFFICE PRESENTLY SERVING
MODERATOR – 1 year Lawrin Crispe
LISTER – 3 years Eric Annis
LISTER – 1 year (of remaining 3 year seat)
SELECTBOARD – 3 years Kate O’Connor
SELECTBOARD – 1 year (elect 2) Shanta Lee Gander, Tim Wessel
FIRST CONSTABLE – 1 year Richard H. Cooke
SECOND CONSTABLE – 1 year
TRUSTEE OF PUBLIC FUNDS – 3 years Marshall Wheelock
TRUSTEE OF PUBLIC FUNDS – 1 year (of remaining 3 year seat)
SCHOOL DIRECTOR – 3 years Jill Stahl-Tyler
SCHOOL DIRECTORS – 1 year (elect 2) Spoon Agave, Robin Morgan
BRATTLEBORO UNION HIGH SCHOOL Robert Woodworth
DIRECTORS – 3 years (elect 1)
TOWN MEETING MEMBERS TO BE ELECTED
16 members for 3 years
9 member for 2 years
5 members for 1 year
15 members for 3 years
1 member for 2 years
0 member for 1 year
15 members for 3 years
5 member for 2 years
5 member for 1 year
Number of Town Meeting members to be elected is subject to change based on resignations prior to ballot deadline.