A HUGE THANK YOU to all who turned out on Sat. May 30th to help clean up our lovely town! Well done!
Public COVID-19 Testing Sites
The Department of Health has announced more COVID-19 pop-up site opportunities to test people who do not have symptoms of COVID-19 for the virus. Sites are throughout the state. All clinics operate from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Barre City Auditorium on Thursday, June 4: 9AM-3PM
For other sites and to make an appointment to be tested, go to humanresources.vermont.gov/popups, or call 2-1-1 or 802-828-2828.
Are You A Non-Traditional/Gig Worker? PUA May Be for You
The VT Dept. of Labor has Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) for those workers whose job doesn’t meet traditional unemployment criteria. Click here for their page to learn more and apply.
I-89 Construction: Town of Berlin
Notice from the Agency of Transportation
LOCATION: The town of Berlin on Interstate 89. Bridges 37 North and 37 South span Crosstown Road. Bridges 38 North and 38 South span Vermont Route 62.
CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES: Work installing protective measures on the underside of Bridge 38 located at the Exit 7 on-ramp is scheduled to be completed early in the week of 6/1. Expect flaggers onsite. Brief stoppages will occur in order to move equipment and materials in and out of the construction zone.
Pasture-Raised Chicken Ready For Your Table from Dorman Farm
Call 802-485-4775 or email us to pre-order your pasture-raised chicken today! Our first batch will be available fresh starting June 1 through June 7 and frozen thereafter. We are charging $4.25 per pound.
Note that we process and package all our birds onsite, with no added chemicals.
We are local! 68 Warren Mountain Rd., Roxbury. Facebook.
Work Safe, Work Smart Update for Businesses Eff. 5/29
Updated guidelines for businesses reopening under Gov. Phil Scott’s latest orders, from the VT Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD).
MRPS PIE Launches New Programs for Families
The Montpelier-Roxbury Public School Partners in Education (PIE) have launched new programs to assist their families during the pandemic. Click here. For more information on PIE, visit www.mrpspie.org.
If you have clean, good-quality books to donate, please drop them off in the bin (labelled Donations) outside the Roxbury Village School. Let’s support our kids!
COVID-19 Resources Page Updated Frequently
We are updating our COVID-19 Resources page almost daily as new information comes in. Keep checking out the page. Lots of useful info. for yourself, your family, your business, or a friend. Track COVID-19 stats for our State. Click here for Health Vermont page. Latest update from Gov. Phil Scott (May 15).
Visitors to VT and ‘Snowbirds’ Returning Must Quarantine for 14 Days
Gov. Phil Scott extends emergency order until June 15. People from out of state are welcome but must quarantine for 14 days when they cross the border. This also applies to Vermonters who travel outside the state and return (those traveling across the border to shop, work, or visit family are exempt). Click here for May 15 updated VTHealth/State guidelines.
Updated Northfield Pharmacy Procedures
There are new procedures in place for shopping and prescription order/refill/pickup at Northfield Pharmacy.
Roxbury Congregational Church Updates
No Sunday services at this time. The Food Shelf is closed. Call Claire at 485-7779 if you need food assistance. Donations to support the Roxbury Food Shelf are greatly appreciated!
Rich Smith rings the church bell every evening at 7PM in honor of essential workers. Pastor Sue sends out a weekly email with prayers and reflections. To receive it, click here to email Pastor Sue.
Roxbury Town Office Now Open to the Public (See Special Note)
The office is open to the public Tuesdays – Thursdays, 9am-noon/1pm-4pm and on Fridays 9am-noon. Researchers can now do title work. Please make an appointment by calling 802-485-7840 or emailing email@example.com.
One person at a time in the designated area, right inside the door.
Please do not enter if you have a fever.
Masks are recommended and strongly encouraged.
2020 Dog Licensing Now Past Due – Please Register Your Pooch
Dog licenses are now PAST DUE. Please make sure your beloved pets are registered.
Cost: $11.00 neutered dog /$17. for non-neutered dog.
VT Dept. of Fish and Wildlife – Updates regarding restrictions due to COVID-19
Click here for updates on hunting and fishing with current restrictions.
(as of 5/22)
VTFW: Outdoor Recreation and COVID-19 (Updated 5/6)
Town of Roxbury – Notice of Open Positions
As of June 1st, 2020, a number of positions are open for those interested in contributing their talents to the town of Roxbury VT. Click the Positions Vacant page for the list. Contact the Town Clerk’s office for further information on these positions:
(802) 485-7840 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2020 Census Is Now Active
Vermont needs everyone to complete the 2020 Census. Results from the 2020 Census determine the number of Congressional seats and helps direct billions of dollars in federal funds to local communities for schools, roads, and other public services.
Online Census link: https://2020census.gov/en/ways-to-respond/responding-online.html
Phone-in Census 1-844-330-2020. For languages other than English, click here.
Income Tax Filing Information from VT Tax Department
Income tax filing due dates for the following taxes have been extended to July 15, 2020. Visit the Roxbury Taxpayer page for more information.
For the most up-to-date guidance, please visit www.tax.vermont.gov.