This is the Official Municipal and Community Website for the
Town of Braintree, Vermont, established November 28, 2005
To reach the Town Clerk’s Office
call 802.728.9787 or fax 802.728.9742
932 VT Route 12A Braintree, VT 05060
The Town Clerk and Treasurer’s hours have resumed a normal schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 9am-4pm, or by appointment. When visiting the town office you must wear a mask and practice physical distancing. If you need to use the vault, please make an appointment, as the space is too small to allow for appropriate physical distancing. Thank you for your patience please call 728-9787 if you have any questions.
“IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RECENT AMENDMENTS TO VERMONT’S OPEN MEETING LAW, AND IN LIGHT OF THE ONGOING PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, MEETINGS WILL BE HELD VIA CONFERENCE CALL. YOU CAN ACCESS THE MEETINGS AT THE SCHEDULED TIME BY CALLING 802-210-4472 or signing on to uberconference.com/braintreesbmotoole.
Notice to Braintree Voters
This year, Braintree’s budget and elected officials will be chosen by Australian ballot, as there will not be a traditional town meeting due to Covid-19 concerns.
If you wish to run for office, you must sign a “Consent of Candidate” form (no petition needed) and submit it to Jessica Brassard at the town office by Monday, January 25th so your name can appear on the ballot.
The Selectboard will hold a virtual question and answer session to discuss this year’s budget on Saturday, February 27th at 10:00 a.m. To attend this meeting, sign on to uberconference.com/braintreesbmotoole. The optional dial-in number is 802-210-4472.
Voting will occur between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 2nd at the Braintree Town Hall.
Absentee ballots may be requested by calling town clerk, Jessica Brassard, at 802-728-9787×3 or stopping by the town office.
All absentee ballots must be returned to the town office by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, March 1st, or in person at the polling place by 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 2nd.
See below the complete list of positions, for which elections will be held.
Moderator – 1 Year Term; Town Clerk – 3 Year Term; Town Treasurer – 3 Year Term; Selectboard member – 2 Terms @ 2 Years, 1 Term @ 3 Years; Lister – 3 Year Term; Lister – 1 Year remainder of a 3 Year Term; Auditor – 3 Year Term; DTC – 1 Year Term; Constable – 1 Year Term; Town Agent – 1 Year Term; Trustee of Public Funds – 1 Year Term; Cemetery Commissioner – 5 Year Term
Covid-19 Resources – Go to Braintree Emergency Response page