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Welcome to Lyndon!

The Town of Lyndon is located in Caledonia County, within the beautiful Northeast Kingdom region of Vermont. Founded in 1780, Lyndon is six miles square in area and has a population of 5,981 residents (2010 census). It is recognized as the “Covered Bridge Capital of Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom”. Lyndon is surrounded by some of Vermont’s most gorgeous natural beauty. This New England community is home to Lyndon Institute and Northern Vermont University- Lyndon, and is nearby to Burke Mountain Ski Area and Kingdom Trails.

The Village of Lyndonville, located within the Town of Lyndon, was incorporated by an act of the legislature dated December 24, 1880. Within the Village, Bandstand Park (formerly known as “Lyndonville Park”), stands a fountain, which was purchased in New York in 1885. The Park hosts many events from weekly band concerts in the summer, a Farmer’s Market, and craft fairs to community events, weddings, and your everyday year round enjoyment. The Village of Lyndonville also manages Lyndonville Electric Department and the Water Department.

Town Meeting is Tuesday, March 1, 2022. The following positions are available:

Lister – 3 year position
Selectboard – 3  year position
Town Moderator – annual position
Cobleigh Library Trustee – 5 year position
Sanborn School Fund Trustee – 3 year position
Town Agent
2 – School Board Members – both are 3 year positions
Should you want to run for any of the open postions you will need to fill out and return the Consent of Candidate Form and the Nominating Position form and collect 30 signtures from registered voters and return both forms to the Town Clerk’s Office no later than Monday, January 24, 2022 by 5pm in order to be on the ballot. The forms are attached.

Village Meeting is Tuesday, March 15, 2022. The following positions are available:

Trustee – 5 year position
Village Agent

Nomination Petition

Consent of Candidate Form

PUBLIC NOTICE

VILLAGE OF LYNDONVILLE 

WINTER PARKING BAN

In accordance with Chapter 3 Sec. 1 of the Ordinances of the Village of Lyndonville. No vehicle shall be left parked on any street or highway within the limits of the Village of Lyndonville between midnight and the following seven o’clock in the morning during the period from November 1st of each year to the 15th day of April of the following year unless special arrangements for parking are made with the Village Public Works Supervisor. The area used for public parking and generally known as the “diamond” is considered an extension of Depot Street public parking and is specifically included as a Village street in context of this section. The “diamond” is defined as the paved parking area on the northeast side of Depot Street, located between a curb extending from Old Firehouse Street on the west side, to the railroad tracks on the east side.

Upcoming Selectboard hearing on proposed bylaw amendments

To help guide the future development of Lyndon, the Planning Commission proposed changes to the definitions, the land use matrix, and zoning map. Now, it’s time for the Selectboard to hold a public hearing on Monday January 31, 2022. 

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The Town of Lyndon is hiring!

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American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Steering Committee

Lyndon and Lyndonville Residents

The Town of Lyndon Selectboard and the Village of Lyndonville Trustees are accepting letters of interest from those interested in serving on a 9-member collaborative panel to make recommendations to both Legislative Bodies on how to best serve our community with the ARPA funds received by the Town and Village. The panel will be composed of one Selectboard member, two Trustees, and six members of the community. The Selectboard and Trustees will be looking for a diverse cross-section of our community, who can work collaboratively to present ideas to both boards on areas of need within our community. Participation in this panel will require each individual to spend time reading and understanding the ARPA rules.

If you are interested in serving, please send your letter of interest to:

Municipal Administrator

P.O. Box 167

Lyndonville, VT 05851

or email an attached letter to justin@lyndonvt.org

Town Facts & Statistics

New Small Businesses Since 2016

Population Growth Since 2010

Average Home Price