Town Meeting Information
Vermont Town Meeting Day is the first Tuesday in March. In Lincoln, the Annual Town Meeting is held on the Monday night before Vermont Town Meeting Day – the next one will be Monday, March 6, 2017 at 6:00 p.m., upstairs at Burnham Hall. Remember to bring your Town Report with you to the meeting. If you did not receive one, please stop by the town office to pick one up, or there will be extras at the meeting.
Town Election (Vermont’s Town Meeting Day):
Election of Lincoln’s Town and School Officers by Australian ballot voting is held on Vermont Town Meeting Day – this year it is Tuesday, March 7, 2017. The polls are open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. downstairs at Burnham Hall.
Petitions for Articles to be included in the Warning:
The warning shall also contain any article or articles requested by a petition signed by at least five percent of the voters of the municipality, and filed with the Town Clerk not less than 40 days before the day of the Town Meeting. An organization requesting Town funds should file a short report explaining how Lincoln residents were helped by the organization, and a budget summary, which can be viewed at the Town Clerk’s Office, if requested.