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COVID 19 (Coronavirus) Updates

11 Alerts
March 27, 2020

Governor has issued the order that all schools will remain closed for the rest of the school year.

Lee Krohn, AICP
Town Manager
Town of Shelburne, Vermont

March 25, 2020 5:00 PM

Pierson Library Update (March 25, 2020)

Update on Pierson Library Services from Director Kevin Unrath
In order to comply with Governor Scott’s “Stay home, stay safe” directive, Pierson Library is closing curbside pick-up services as of 5:00 p.m. today (March 25, 2020)

While it is difficult for us to not offer physical books to patrons, we agree that staff and patrons need to stay home and stay safe as much as possible so that the burden and exposure for essential personnel remains as low as possible.

We ask that you...

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March 25, 2020 4:00 PM

Town Manager Update

As you know, we are monitoring current events continuously regarding coronavirus, and remain committed to providing high-quality public service while balancing a need to do our part to help maintain public health.

Shelburne Town Offices will be closed to the public starting on until at least April 15th. Some staff will remain at work and on duty, doing our best to continue our service and work on your behalf.

While in person conversation is usually preferable,...

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March 25, 2020 4:00 PM

Town Manager Update (March 25, 2020)

Town Offices are now closed until April 15th per Governor's order.

March 25, 2020

Update: Animal Licenses for Cats and Dogs are Due Annually by April 1st.

If you have had to postpone your pet's rabies shot due to COVID-19, we be extending the late fee. After the Governor lifts the State of Emergency, we will wait 60 days to add the 50% late fee.

If your pet's rabies certificate is current, please mail in your payment. And we will mail your pets tag to you. To register your dog or cat, we need the latest rabies certificate on file. You or your vet may scan your rabies certificate to ...

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March 20, 2020 8:49 AM

Shelburne Parks

Please practice safe distancing at the Town of Shelburne outdoor parks. If you have questions regarding the Town of Shelburne Parks please email

March 19, 2020 10:15 AM

Planning & Zoning

Please note the Planning & Zoning Department will be closed to the public through April 15th (date subject to change). But the department will continue to operate using a combination of remote staffing.

If you wish to file an application for a permit without first consulting staff, we ask that you do so electronically using forms as PDF attachments to or Someone from the Department will confirm receipt of...

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March 19, 2020

For Up to Date Information on COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Small Businesses please take note: The State of Vermont is working to identify businesses that meet the Small Business Administration’s threshold for SBA disaster loan assistance.

Businesses are asked to complete an assessment form (available on the ACCD website at and return it to as soon as possible to help us advocate for eligibility. Our goal is to...

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March 18, 2020 9:40 AM

Notice Regarding Public Hearings

In light of current events regarding COVID-19 and closure of Town buildings to the public, the Selectboard’s public hearings regarding the proposed Stormwater Ordinance and zoning amendments that were previously continued to and scheduled for March 24,...

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March 17, 2020

Town Clerk

The Shelburne Town Clerk’s Office is closed to the public as are all the town offices until April 15th per Governor's order. We are not accepting passport applications until Monday, April 15th, at which time we will re-evaluate.

Please access Shelburne’s land records online at:

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March 16, 2020


Please Note: The Parks and Recreation Department will be closed to the public through April 15th (per Governor's order).

Special COVID-19 Update:

The Department is closed without staffthrough at least April 15th. Check this website for changes or updates in procedures and staffing.

Customers who would like to register for a program can do so online through our online...

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1 Alert
April 18, 2017 3:01 PM

Emergencies for Water, Wastewater and Stormwater After Hours

All After Hours Water, Wastewater, and Stormwater Emergencies Should be Reported to our Police Dispatch Center at 802-985-8051

Parks & Recreation

3 Alerts
March 21, 2020 7:55 AM

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update (Parks) (March 25, 2020)

All dog owners mush leash their pet on the Ti-Haul trail and in all of Shelburne Bay Park, as per Town Ordinance. In other Town Parks and public areas, please be respectful of others and leash your dog when approaching others. Reminder: Dogs are not...

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March 20, 2020 1:50 PM

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Response Procedures (March 25, 2020)

Customers who would like to register for a program can do so online through our online registration website, or they can mail in a hard copy of a registration form with a check. Customers are encouraged to email us if you have any questions or need...

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March 20, 2020 1:45 PM

All Town Recreation Programs, Classes Cancelled through April 17th due to COVID-19

has instituted a complete moratorium on all meetings or events that are either sponsored by the Town or hosted in any of our municipal facilities.
This moratorium will extend until at least April 17th, and we will be reevaluating constantly as this plays...

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Town Clerk

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1 Alert
March 21, 2020 7:44 AM

PLEASE! Do not flush cleaning wipes into the sewer!

Cleaning wipes, including ones that are labeled "flushable" should not be flushed into a sewer system. These wipes are the major cause of clogging and pump failure in our system. Please dispose of these properly in your trash.

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Wastewater Warning

2 Alerts
March 23, 2020 12:24 PM

Please do not Flush Wipes, Paper Towels, or any Material Other Than Toilet Paper Down the Toilet!

Why? These other materials are clogging up pipes, septic systems, wastewater pumps, and wastewater treatment facilities. Cleaning out and repairing these systems is messy work at any time, and may be especially hazardous to our staffin current...

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March 23, 2020

Important Notice: No Burn Permits Will be Issued

This ban is being implemented due to the early snow melt and current dry weather conditions, as well as an effort on our part to limit any potential unnecessary COVID-19 exposure to the residents of Shelburne as well as Fire Department personnel, should...

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