Town of Clarendon Vermont

Town of Clarendon Vermont

Welcome to our improved website. Here you will find most of the information pertaining to the town of Clarendon Vermont. We are still in the process of getting things online and ready so please excuse anything that may not be functioning properly yet. We are working hard to improve our online presence and bring you the information you need easier.



Clarendon Select Board Meetings are now on PEG TV

There is a link on the 'contacts' page of this website. You can see a schedule for airing - Go to 'Channels, Government  21' or you can go to 'watch live stream, playlist, PEG-TV 21, municipal, Clarendon Select Board'.

Notice of Public Comment Period for Draft Local Hazard Mitigation Plans

The Towns of Chittenden, Clarendon, Danby and Sudbury are preparing Local Hazard Mitigation Plans. A 15 day public comment period for each draft plan will be held from July 29, 2014 to August 12, 2014, pursuant to 44 CFR Chapter 1 Section 201.6(a). Each plan can be found for review on the Rutland Regional Planning Commission website: For those towns with official town websites, the plans are also available on those sites. To request a hard copy of a plan, contact Laura Keir At the Rutland Regional Planning Commission, (802)775-0871. Copies of the plans are available at the Rutland Regional Planning Commission, 67 Merchants Row in Rutland, as well as at the town offices of Chittenden, Clarendon, Danby and Sudbury. Please submit plan comments by email to, or by mail to Rutland regional Planning Commission, P.O. Box 965, Rutland, VT 05702. Comments must be submitted by August 12, 2014 to be considered. Please direct questions to Laura Keir, Rutland Regional Planning Commission, (802)775-0871.

Clarendon Planning Commission

The Clarendon Planning Commission will meet at the Town Hall August 18, 2014 at 6:45 pm to consider the site plan for:

1.  Center Merrill, Stove Depot  5598 Rte 7S - Enclose existing porches and carport for sales and storage

Public comments are welcome

Town of Clarendon Board of Selectmen Notice - Change of Meeting Date and Time

The July 28th 5:30 PM site visit and the 6:00 PM public hearing that the Select Board had scheduled at their July 14th Select Board Meeting regarding the reclassification for .82 miles of the Quarterline Road has been cancelled and will be rescheduled and noticed at a later dat.

Notice posted:  July 17, 2014   Posting Locations:  Clarendon Town Office, Clarendon Transfer Station, Clarendon Post Office and Clarendon's Web Site.

Town of Clarendon Notice

The Town of Clarendon Board of Selectmen is seeking an individual who would be interested in appointment to the office of Health Officer for the Town of Clarendon. If interested in appointment to this position please send a letter of interest to the:  Clarendon Board of Selectmen PO Box 30 Clarendon VT 05759. Questions about this appointment should be directed to the Administrative Assistant at 802-747-4074.

VT Dept. of Taxes Notice of Education Tax Rates for Fiscal Year 2015

Town of Clarendon

Non-Residential Tax Rate:          $1.3375

Homestead Tax Rate:                 $1.3781

The Homestead Education Tax Rate is based in part on the education spending per equalized pupil of all the pupils residing in your town.  Many town districts are also members of union school districts.  Each town and union school district will have a tax rate based on its spending per pupil.  For towns with multiple school districts, the tax rate is a combination of those rates.

Town specific information on education tax rate calculations is available on the Department of Taxes website at:  http//

By law, the legislative body in each municipality shall bill each property taxpayer at the homestead or non-residential rate as determined by the Commissioner for their municipality. 32 V.S.A. Sec. 5402(b)(1)

If you have questions about your education tax rates, please call the Vermont Department of Taxes at (802)828-5860