At 10am August 17th, Canvass committee meeting to be held at Royalton Town Clerk office for Windsor-Orange 1 District
August Primary Deadline Dates to Remember for July
Clerks- Will receive copies of the warning and notice for August Primary
Clerks- Will receive at least five copies of the warning and notice for each polling place in town (at least 5 days before they must be posted). Blanks should be filled in on each warning by the town clerk, listing the polling place, address, and the time the polls open. 17 V.S.A. §2521(b)Bottom of Form.
Clerks– Must post checklist: Checklist must be posted in two or more public places in the town in addition to being posted at the town clerk’s office in towns with population over 5,000. In towns with a population of less than 5,000, the checklist must only be posted in one place in addition to the clerk’s office. 17 V.S.A. §§ 2141, 2521)
First day to begin check-in of absentee ballots Clerks- First day for towns using Australian ballot for two election officials directed by the clerk to open outer envelopes to check names off the checklist and place certificate envelopes into a secure container marked “checked in early voter absentee ballots.” 17 V.S.A. §2546(a)
Clerks- Last day to post warning for August primary. Last day to post warning for the statewide primary (No later than 30 days prior). 17 V.S.A. §2521(a) The warning and notice need to be posted in at least two public places and in or near the town clerk’s office.
Statewide, county, and General Assembly candidates- Campaign finance report due. Statewide, county, and General Assembly candidates- Candidates who have surplus funds from previous campaigns or any candidate that has raised or spent $500 must file a campaign finance report using the Campaign Finance Information System https://campaignfinance.sec.state.vt.us/. 17 V.S.A. §2964 (a)(1) and (2).
PACs- Campaign Finance Report Date. PACs- PACs that have previously registered or new PACs that have raised and spent over $1,000 or more, must file a campaign finance report using the Campaign Finance Information System https://campaignfinance.sec.state.vt.us/. 17 V.S.A. §2964 (a)(1)(A)
Political Parties- Campaign Finance Report Date. Political Parties- Parties that have previously registered or parties that have raised or spent over $1,000 or more, must file a campaign finance report using the Campaign Finance Information System https://campaignfinance.sec.state.vt.us/. 17 V.S.A. §2964 (a)(1)(A)
July 25 Last day to post sample ballot. Clerks- Last day (20 days prior to the election) for clerks to post sample ballots for the August primary in at least two public places in town and in or near the clerk’s office. 17 V.S.A. § 2522(a)
June Election Information
State Representative Petitions are in and have been sent to the Secretary of State’s Office for placement on the August Primary Ballot.
Candidates for the Democratic party are John O’Brien, Tunbridge and Republican incumbent David Ainsworth, Royalton.
Royalton Town Meeting Results: unofficial 3/6/2018
Town Moderator: Allison Fulcher-winner School Moderator: Allison Fulcher-winner
Town Clerk: Karmen Bascom-winner Selex 3 year: Chris Noble-winner
Selex 2 year: Sandy Conrad 175 winner / Harry Dodge 129 not winner
Collector of Del. Tx: Theresa Harrington-winner Town Agent 1 year-Tavian Mayer-winner
School Board 3 years: Thomas Honigford-winner School Board 2 years: Eunice Gavin-winner
Library Trustee 2 year: Phoebe Roda-winner Constable 2 year: Marc Preston-winner
The Royalton Board of Civil Authority is responsible for conducting Royalton elections at local, state and federal levels. The board meets as required by law and consists of Royalton’s Justices of the Peace, Selectboard and Town Clerk.
Justices of the Peace:
David Ainsworth: 763-8017 William Ballou: 763-7107 Hoyt Bingham: 763-7842
Susan Cain: 763-8449 Sandra Conrad: 565-0401 John P. Dumville: 763-8567
Allison N. Fulcher: 763-8500 Alison S. Gravel: 763-7199 Bruce V. Post 763-8466
Joshua “Bushrod” Powers: 763-8087
Selectboard: Larry Trottier, Sandra Conrad, Chris Noble, Tim Dreisbach and Gidget Lyman
Town Clerk: Karmen Bascom: 763-7615
Warning For Annual Meeting of the White River Unified District to occur at Whitcomb High School, Bethel Vermont on Royalton Town Meeting Evening: see below 3/6/2018
Important: Warning of Special Meeting January 25, 2018 6pm Whitcomb Jr/Sr High School, Bethel, VT
White River Unified School District Certificate of Vote for Royalton & Bethel Rec’d 12/4/2017
WHITE RIVER UNIFIED DISTRICT
January 25, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.
The legal voters of the White River Unified District (the “District”), comprising the voters of the Towns of Bethel and Royalton, are hereby notified and warned to meet at the Whitcomb Jr/Sr High School in Bethel, VT on January 25, 2018, in the Library, at 6:00 p.m. to conduct the following business:
Article 1: To elect a temporary presiding officer and clerk from among the qualified voters.
Article 2: To adopt Robert’s Rules of Order or other rules of order to govern the parliamentary procedures of this and subsequent meetings of the District.
Article 3: To elect the following officers to serve from their election and qualification for one year or until the election and qualification of their successors:
Article 4: To determine and approve compensation, if any, to be paid District officers.
Article 5: To establish a date of the annual meeting.
Article 6: To establish provisions for the payment of any expense incurred by the District.
Article 7: To authorize the District to borrow money pending receipt of payments from the State Education Fund by the issuance of its notes or orders payable not later than one year from date: provided, however, that the newly formed District is authorized by Vermont Statutes to borrow sufficient funds to meet pending obligations.
Article 8: To determine and approve compensation, if any, to be paid to School Board Directors.
Article 9: To determine whether to authorize the Board of School Directors, pursuant to the provisions of 16 V.S.A. §563(10) & (11)(C), to provide mailed notice to residents of the availability of the Annual Report and proposed school budget in lieu of distributing the Annual Report and proposed budget.
Article 10: To transact any other school business thought proper when met.
Dated this __21___ day of December, 2017.
Rebecca Holcombe, Ed. D.
Secretary of Education
Certificate of Vote Re: School Consolidation
Vote in person at the clerk office, call to request a ballot or pick up one here for yourself to take home.
All Royalton residents who are registered to vote and interested in working with our election staff for the 2018 Town Meeting, August Primary or General Elections are welcome to contact the town clerk office at 763-7207 or email email@example.com. Former election officials and new volunteers must complete paperwork and receive updated elections training prior to Town Meeting, March 6, 2018 in order to assist on election night. Details provided upon inquiry.
Royalton Library Bond Vote, October 24th, 2017
Royalton & Bethel School Consolidation Vote,
October 24th, 2017
ROYALTON CONSOLIDATION REVOTE INFORMATION
CERTIFICATE OF FINAL VOTE FOR CONSOLIDATION
CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL BOARD TALLY SHEET
ARTICLES OF CONSIDERATION FOR CONSOLIDATION
20170517100953561 Notice to Voters for Local Elections
As of 4/26/2017 Royalton has 2201 registered voters.
See election info link below for Statutes regarding signatures required for petition and deadlines (VSA 17 is noted in part, for full document disclosure, consult the 2016 Vermont Statutes Annotated Title 17)
Official Royalton Consolidation Results 4/11/2017
Town Meeting Sample Ballot 2017
Secretary of State Press Release, re: Automatic Voter Registration
TOWN MEETING ELECTION RESULTS 2017
Congratulations to all winners and thanks to all who participated in the elections
Want to Run for Public Office in 2017 ?
See link below. Petition and consent forms available on-line at the SOS website or your town clerk office.
2016 Official Justice of the Peace Results
For General Election results, please visit the Vermont Secretary of State election site.
Warning and Ballots Link Below:
20161007125145355 posted 10/7/2016
August 9, State Primary Election Results link below.
Petitions and Consent forms now available for independent candidates for November elections at our office or on-line at the Secretary of State website.
Vermont Primary Sample Ballots, August 9, 2016
Vermont Primary Warning, August 9, 2016
Town Meeting 2016 Minutes
TOWN MEETING 2016 AUSTRALIAN BALLOT RESULTS
ARTICLE I 2016 AUSTRALIAN BALLOT RESULTS
OFFICIAL PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE RESULTS
TOWN MEETING 2016
Town Meeting Sample Ballot: 20160208130339764
Town Meeting Warning Link: 20160128154717916
School Meeting Warning Link: 20160128154839938