The legal voters of the Town of Sandgate, Vermont are hereby warned and notified to meet at the Sandgate Town Hall on Monday, February 28th, 2022 at 7:00 pm for the purpose of acting on the following articles, with the exception of Article 1 which will be voted on by Australian Ballot on Tuesday, March 1st, 2022. Absentee and early voting is permitted on all matters to be voted on by Australian Ballot. The polls will be open at the Town Hall on March 1st, 2022 between 10:00 am and 7:00 pm.
ARTICLE 1. To vote on the following Town and School Officers using Australian Ballot:

Auditor – three year term
Cemetery Commissioner – three year term
Constable – one year term
Delinquent Tax Collector – one year term
Grand Juror – one year term
Lister – three year term
School Director – three year term
School Moderator – one year term
Selectboard – three year term
Selectboard – one year term
Selectboard – one year term
Town Agent – one year term
Town Clerk – three year term
Town Moderator – one year term

ARTICLE 2. Shall the Town authorize the Selectboard to borrow money, in anticipation of taxes, to pay current expenses of the Town for the ensuing year?
ARTICLE 3. Shall the Town authorize the Selectboard to spend budget surplus funds (if there are any) in the next fiscal year?
ARTICLE 4. Shall the Town of Sandgate vote to approve the collection of the Town and School taxes to be due on or before October 1, 2022?
ARTICLE 5. Shall the Town of Sandgate appropriate $7,500 to the Arlington Rescue Squad?
ARTICLE 6. Shall the Town of Sandgate vote $1,200 in support of Arlington Nursing Services?
ARTICLE 7. Shall the Town of Sandgate vote $3,000 in support of Arlington Recreation Park?
ARTICLE 8. Shall the Town of Sandgate appropriate $3,800 for the Martha Canfield Library?

ARTICLE 9. Shall the Town of Sandgate vote to appropriate the total sum of $2,957 for the following:
Arlington Area Childcare, $750; Arlington Community House, $100; Bennington County Child Advocacy, $200; Bennington County Conservation District, $300; Bennington-Rutland Opportunity Council (BROC), $137; Burdett Commons, $75; Center for Independent Living, $95; Center for Restorative Justice, $250; Green-Up Day, $50; PAVE, $100; Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging, $600; Tutorial Center, $200; VT Association of Conservation Districts, $100?

ARTICLE 10. Shall the Town vote to adopt a budget of $636,015 to defray expenses of the Town for the period from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023?


Letter to Vermont Veterans

The state of Vermont has sent a list to the town of Sandgate of people to whom refund money was sent but unclaimed. If you are on the list and would like to claim your refund, you may download the claim form here.