Welcome to Lyndon & Lyndonville Vermont's Website!


The Town of Lyndon was founded in 1780. It is located in Caledonia County, within the beautiful region of Vermont called the Northeast Kingdom. Lyndon is six miles square
(36 square miles) in area and has a population of 5,981 residents (2010 census). It is recognized as the "Covered Bridge Capital of Vermont's Northeast Kingdom". Lyndon
is surrounded by some of Vermont's most gorgeous natural beauty. This New England community is home to Lyndon Institute and Lyndon State College, and is nearby to the Burke Mountain Ski Area.


Town of Bandstand park
The Village of Lyndonville, located within the Town of Lyndon, was incorporated by an act of the legislature dated December 24, 1880. Within the Village, Bandstand Park (formerly known as "Lyndonville Park"), stands a fountain, which was purchased in New York in 1885. The Park hosts many events from weekly band concerts in the summer, a Farmer's Market, and craft fairs to community events, weddings, and your everyday year round enjoyment.
The Village of Lyndonville also manages Lyndonville Electric Department and the Water Department.






DUE TO RISING COSTS OF CREDIT CARD PROCESSING, IF YOU CHOOSE TO USE YOUR CREDIT CARD TO PAY YOUR UTILITY, SANITATION OR PROPERTY TAX BILLS, YOU WILL BE CHARGED 3.5% PER TRANSACTION.








                


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What's New -- In The News


LYNDON ANNUAL TOWN MEETING
TUESDAY, MARCH 7, 2017
TO BE HELD AT LYNDON TOWN SCHOOL BEGINNING AT 9:00 A.M.
AUSTRALIAN BALLOT VOTING WILL BE HELD FROM 8:00 A.M. TO 7:00 P.M.
LYNDON TOWN SCHOOL IS LOCATED AT 2591 LILY POND ROAD.
Click below to review the Warning for the 2017 Annual Meeting, Sample Ballot and Notice to Voters:
  1. 2017 Annual Town Meeting Warning
  2. Annual Town Meeting Sample Ballot
  3. 2017 Lyndon Town School District Warning for Kingdom East Unified Union School District - Act 46
  4. Kingdom East Unified Union School District Sample Ballot
  5. Notice to Voters
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LYNDON RABIES CLINIC
&
DOG LICENSING
SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 2017
TO BE HELD AT LYNDON MUNICIPAL BUILDING GYMNASIUM FROM 9:00 A.M. TO 11:00 A.M.
ALL PETS MUST BE ON LEASH OR CRATED

THE TOWN CLERK'S OFFICE WILL ALSO BE OPEN--DON'T FORGET TO STOP IN AND LICENSE YOUR DOG, APRIL 1 WILL BE HERE BEFORE YOU KNOW IT -- AVOID THE LATE FEE!

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TOWN OF LYNDON
NOTICE OF SALE OF MUNICIPAL REAL ESTATE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN TO THE LEGAL VOTERS OF THE TOWN OF LYNDON AND ANY OTHER INTEREST PARTIES, pursuant to 24 V.S.A. 1061, that the Town of Lyndon proposes to convey any and all right, title and interest it has in a certain one and four tenths (1.4) acre, more or less, parcel of land, described in the Tax Collector's Deed of Linda Lee, Collector of Delinquent Taxes, to the Town of Lyndon, dated October 23, 2015, and recorded in Book 229, Page 342 of the Town of Lyndon Land Records, which parcel is commonly known as the former "Peter Downing Property" located on Darling Hill Road, Tax Parcel #06-0581, on the following terms and conditions:

Sale Process: Sealed bid with minimum reserve of Fourteen Thousand fifty seven dollars and no cents ($14,057.00). Bid replies must contain cashier check in the full amount of the bid. The Selectboard will award the sale to the highest bidder. Any excess proceeds, above and beyond the minimum reserve, will be forwarded to the previous taxpayer. Cashier's checks received from losing bids will be returned to the bidder. The cashier's check for the winning bid will not be deposited until the Town executes the sale following the provisions of 24 VSA 1061. Bids due by March 27, 2017 before 4:30 PM.

Terms: Quit Claim Deed delivered at closing. The buyer will be responsible for paying the Property Transfer Tax, recording fees, and any other closing costs incurred.

Closing: As soon as practical after March 27th, 2017 (30 days from posting).

The property will be sold on the terms specified unless a petition objecting to the sale of the property (not to the terms or buyer) is signed by at least five percent (5%)of the legal voters of the Town of Lyndon, is presented to the Town Clerk within thirty (30) days of the date of publication and posting of this notice. If such a petition is presented, the Town of Lyndon shall cause the question of whether the Town of Lyndon should convey the real estate on the terms set forth above to be considered at a Special Town Meeting call for that purpose, or at the next Annual Town Meeting.

Dated on Lyndon, Vermont this 21st day of February, 2017.

            TOWN OF LYNDON
            Dan Daley, III
            Selectboard Chair and Duly Authorized Agent


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TOWN OF LYNDON
NOTICE OF SALE OF MUNICIPAL REAL ESTATE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN TO THE LEGAL VOTERS OF THE TOWN OF LYNDON, pursuant to 24 V.S.A. 1061, that the TOWN OF LYNDON proposes to sell to Ronald Comeau the land and interests in land described below:

A certain parcel of land believed to contain six (6) acres, more or less, with the improvements thereon and right of way appurtenant thereto, located at 170 Ozzie's Lane in Lyndon, and being all and the same lands acquired by the Town of Lyndon by Tax Collector of Delinquent Taxes Deed dated June 23, 2016, recorded in Volume 232, pages 212 of the Lyndon Land Records.

By Purchase and Sale Contract dated December 27, 2016, Ronald Comeau has offered to purchase the above-described property for $2,811.88 which is the total compensation the Town will receive upon conveyance of the land to Mr. Comeau.

The above described land and interests in land will be sold on the terms specified unless a petition objecting to the sale signed by at least five percent (5%) of the legal voters of the Town of Lyndon, is presented to the town clerk within thirty (30) days of the date of publication and posting of this notice. If such a petition is presented, the Selectboard shall cause the question of whether the Town should convey the real estate to Ronald Comeau on the terms set forth above to be considered at a Special Town Meeting called for that purpose, or at the next Annual Town Meeting.

THIS IS NOT A SOLICITATION FOR BIDS, NOR AN OFFER TO SELL THIS REAL ESTATE TO ANY OTHER PERSON ON ANY PARTICULAR TERMS OR CONDITIONS.

Dated at Lyndon, Vermont this 23rd day of January, 2017.

LYNDON SELECTBOARD
Kermit Fisher, Acting Chair
Martha Feltus


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VILLAGE OF LYNDONVILLE - WINTER PARKING BAN

In accordance with Chapter 3 Section 1 of the Ordinances of the Village of Lyndonville

No vehicle shall be left parked on any street or highway within the limits of the Village limits of the Village of Lyndonville between midnight and the following seven o'clock in the morning during the period from November 1st of each year to the 15th of April of the following year unless special arrangements for parking are made with the Village Superintendent. The area used for public parking and generally known as the "diamond" is considered an extension of Depot Street public parking and is specifically included as a Village street in context of this section. The "diamond" is defined as the paved parking area on the northeast side of Depot Street, located between a curb extending from Old Firehouse Street on the west side, to the railroad tracks on the east side.
The winter parking ban goes into effect on November 1, 2016 (Halloween Night After Midnight).

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PETITION FOR CERIFICATE OF PUBLIC GOODS

Lyndonville West Solar, LLC has sent to the Vermont Public Service Board a Petition for Certificate of Public Good pursuant to 30 V.S.A. §248(j) authorizing the construction of an approximately 483 kW(AC) photovoltaic electric generating facility at the southwest corner of Commercial Lane on the former site of Northeast Tool Division of Vermont American Corporation. This petition is available for your viewing at the Lyndon Municipal Administrator's Office.

Lyndonville East Solar, LLC has sent to the Vermont Public Service Board a Petition for Certificate of Public Good pursuant to 30 V.S.A. §248(j) authorizing the construction of an approximately 496 kW(AC) photovoltaic electric generating facility at the southeast corner of the former site of Northeast Tool Division of Vermont American Corporation. This petition is available for your viewing at the Lyndon Municipal Administrator's Office.


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WATER QUALITY REPORTS

The 2016 Village of Lyndonville Water Quality Report has been posted to our website. Click here to view the 2016 Village of Lyndonville Water Quality Report"

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2016 TAX RATES