Interested persons are hereby notified and warned that the Sandgate BCA will hold an Appeal on Tuesday September 6th at 6:00pm in the Town Hall. For more information concerning this appeal, call Sandgate Town Hall at 802-375-9075.


Pursuant to 24 VSA, ยงยง 4441, the Sandgate Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to receive comments regarding the proposed Sandgate Town Plan.

The public hearing will be held on Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at 6:00 pm at the Sandgate Town Office, 3266 Sandgate Road, Sandgate, VT 05250

The proposed Town Plan affects the entire Town of Sandgate and its residents. The Sandgate Planning Commission has prepared the Town Plan with technical support from Bennington County Regional Commission staff. The Town Plan is intended to guide development, conservation, and land use to reflect the long-term vision and goals of the municipality.

Chapter Outline:
Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Goals
Section 3: Population, Housing, and Economic Characteristics
Section 4: Natural Resources
Section 5: Historic Resources
Section 6: Land Use
Section 7: Transportation
Section 8: Recreation
Section 9: Public Facilities and Services
Section 10: Energy
Section 11: Municipal Finance
Section 12: Hazard Mitigation Planning
Section 13: Relationship to Adjacent Towns and the Region
Section 14: Implementation Program – Summary
Section 15: Consistency with State Planning Goals

Copies of the proposed Town Plan are available for review at the Town Offices by request and on the website of the Bennington County Regional Commission at the following web page:

The Planning Commission may be contacted by email ( with questions about the plan or a request to view a printed copy of the plan.

Richard Zoppel, Chair
Sandgate Planning Commission

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.