Roxbury VT Selectboard Meeting
The next Selectboard meeting is Monday, Dec. 7th, 2020 at 7PM in the Community Hall. Masks are required as is social distancing. If you feel unwell, please do not attend.
Agenda: Selectboard Mtg. 12-07-2020
REVISED 2020-2021 Selectboard Meeting Schedule
DRAFT Minutes of the 11/16 meeting and Approved Minutes of past Selectboard meetings are available.


ALERT! Tree Removal on Tracy Hill Road – Monday Nov 23rd
On Monday, Nov. 23rd, Tree Works of Vermont will be removing a tree on Tracy Hill Road near the school. Expect delays.


Roxbury Planning Commission Minutes Posted
The Minutes of the Nov. 17th meeting have been posted. The next meeting takes place virtually, on Tuesday, Nov. 24th at 5PM.


RFL Event: Abenaki Land Link Project – Roxbury and Beyond – Dec. 1st
The Roxbury Free Library hosts a free virtual program:
Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM – via Zoom
Chief Don Stevens, Nulhegan Band of Coosuk—Abenaki Nation; and Rachel Fields, Roxbury farmer, share details of the project and their stories of the 2020 pilot year.
More information on the Library’s website. No reservation required.
Please contact the RFL with any questions (802)-485-6860 or librarian@roxburyfreelibrary.org.


Travel Update for Vermonters and Out-of-Staters
All non-essential travel to or from Vermont now requires quarantine.
VT Health page on travel to Vermont.
Click here for the latest details from Vermont Dept. of Health.
It’s baaaackkk. Visit our COVID-19 Resources page for latest updates, executive orders, disease tracking, and other information.

There is a mask mandate in VT.

Northfield Pharmacy Returns to Curbside Pickup Only
The Northfield Pharmacy returns to curbside delivery only beginning on Wednesday, Nov. 18th. Pick-up procedures incorporate their new smartphone App, RXLocal (on AppleStore/Google Play), which helps free up their phone lines. Full details on their website, www.northfieldpharmacy.com.


Church Lighted in November/December
The Roxbury Union Congregational Church is lighted in November and December in loving memory of Tom Chomentowski by Jane Pincus, Brenda Ray, Gerry and Sue D’Amico, and the Govoni family, and for Claire Chomentowski by Rich and Boo Smith.


Roxbury Town Offices Closed for Thanksgiving
The Roxbury Town Offices shall be closed from Wednesday, Nov. 25th through Friday, Nov. 27th, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Please schedule your appointments for title/land searches accordingly.
The Offices will reopen as usual on Tuesday, Nov. 30th.


Roxbury Town Offices Closed Friday Afternoon, Dec 4th for Training
[UPDATED] The Town Offices shall be closed the afternoon of Friday, Dec 4th, while our Town Clerk staff attend training.


Roxbury Property Taxes Due Dec 11th
A reminder that the next instalment of your 2020-2021 property taxes are due by 5PM on Friday, Dec. 11th. The Roxbury Town Offices will remain open to receive taxes until 5PM Wed. – Friday Dec 9th-11th. There is also a drop-box in front of the Town Offices.
Taxes received AFTER Dec. 11th will be considered late.


Deer Hunting Season Has New Rules for 2020
The 16-day regular deer season begins Saturday, November 14 and ends Sunday, November 29.
Hunters who take deer, bear, or turkeys must report it within 48 hours. Online and in-person options are available. Click here for online VT F&W reporting and a list of game wardens and big game reporting stations. Our own Roxbury Country Store is a big game reporting station.
The VT Fish and Wildlife Department has issued a Guide to this season’s deer hunting. Click here or on the sidebar under Hunting/Fishing/Trapping, to download the Guide. As always, hunter orange is THE fashion color during hunting season. Make sure your dogs have a high-visibility orange bandana or collar when walking along our roads. Hunter safety is #1. A reminder: Hunting is not allowed on posted property.


Roxbury Town Office Open to the Public (See Special Note)
The office is open to the public Tuesdays – Fridays, 9am-noon/1pm-4pm. Researchers can do title work. Please make an appointment by calling 802-485-7840 or emailing townrox@tds.net.
We are open until 5PM on Wed. – Fri. the week property taxes are due.
SPECIAL NOTE:
Please do not enter if you feel unwell. Wear a mask. One person at a time in the designated area, right inside the door.



VT Legal Aid: Legal and Benefits Assistance for Those In Need
VT Legal Aid has plenty of COVID-19 legal and benefits assistance resources for Vermonters having issues with rent, utility bills, mortgage assistance, emergency housing, etc. If you are in need, please reach out to them. Our COVID-19 Resources page also has a wealth of information.


The Montpelier-Roxbury Public School Partners in Education (PIE) have programs to assist their families during these challenging times. Click here. Visit www.mrpspie.org. Drop off clean, good-quality books in the bin (labelled Donations) outside the Roxbury Village School.