Category Archives: Featured News

Lincoln Gap Road Closed for the Winter

As of mid-October, the Lincoln Gap Road is closed for the winter.  Some of the white stuff has already been seen up on the mountain!  It’s a good reminder to get your snow tires on soon.

Property Tax installment due Oct. 11, 2017

The first installment of the 2017-18 property tax bill is due on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017.  The Treasurer will be open that day from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. for receiving payments.  There is also a drop box outside the office door for leaving payments after hours.  No cash in the drop box please!

School Bond Vote November 2, 2017

There will be a vote on Thursday, November 2, 2017 on whether to approve a bond for renovations to the Mt. Abraham Union High School.  In Lincoln, we will be holding the vote in a NEW polling place location at the Lincoln Town Office, at 62 Quaker Street. Polling hours will be from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.   Early voting will be available by request.

Time to renew your Transfer Station Permit

Transfer Station Permits expire on June 15th.  If you haven’t done so already, it is time to purchase a new sticker for your vehicle.  These can be obtained at the town clerk’s office during regular hours, or also at the Lincoln General Store.  The cost is $15 for the first one and $4 for each additional sticker per household.  Cash or checks only please.

Lister Grievances

The Listers have completed the abstract of the individual lists of property owners (Grand List 2017).  The Listers will meet  on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm at the Lincoln Town Office, to hear appeals of taxpayers from whom timely grievances have been received.  To be timely, grievances must be in writing, and received by the close of business on May 23, 2107.  Call (802) 453-2980 to make an appointment.

Green Up Day

This year, Green Up Day is on Saturday, May 6th, 2017.  Green Up headquarters will be at the Fire Station from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Contact Dawn Mikkelsen with any questions.

2017 Annual Town and School Meeting

The 2017 annual Town and School District Meeting will be held on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. upstairs at Burnham Hall.  A lift is available for anyone needing assistance to get to the second floor.  Australian ballot voting will be on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 in the basement of Burnham Hall, polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Rabies Clinic

Rabies Clinic for dogs and cats at the Lincoln Town Office, 62 Quaker Street, on Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.  $15 per shot.  Please bring proof of previous vaccination if you have it.  Kindly leave your pet in the car until the veterinarian is ready for you.

Lincoln Hill Country Holiday Winter Carnival Feb. 3-5

Get ready for some community fun!  February 3-5 will be Lincoln’s 2017 Hill Country Holiday.  Activities include games, a parade, lunch, dinner, variety show, and a pancake breakfast.  Look for flyers with details at the Lincoln General Store and Library.

2nd Open House at New Town Office Building

So many people attended our open house on January 7th, and it was such worthwhile time spent together, that we decided to host ANOTHER open house during Hill Country Holiday weekend.  Please stop by on Saturday, February 4, between 12:30 and 2:30 p.m. We would love to show you around your new building and enjoy some conversation together.  The Lincoln Historical Society may have a display of some interesting items in the meeting room for you to see at the same time. All are welcome!

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