TOWN OF WOLCOTT NOTICE OF FINAL PROPERTY TAX INSTALLMENT DUE
Notice is hereby given to the taxpayers of the Wolcott Town and School District that the second installment of the 2020-2021 property taxes is due and payable in the Town Clerk’s Office before 4:00 p.m. on Monday, May 17, 2021.
Payments may be mailed to the Town of Wolcott PO Box 100, Wolcott, VT 05680 or dropped off at the office in our locked drop box or you may come in person and knock on the door to make your payment during regular office hours.
Property taxes will be considered late if not received at the Town Clerk’s Office by the close of the business day. Interest and penalty charges will be added to any unpaid tax balances.
Postmarks will not be considered timely.
Office Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00p.m. Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Belinda Harris Clegg Treasurer
Wolcott School District Informational Budget Meeting. Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 6 pm via google meet. Public can call into meeting using +1 978-571-9015 PIN:692 578 048# or meet.google.com/xmq-ypbj-cgs
Wolcott School District Budget vote will be on Tuesday, May 18, 2021. Polls open at 8:00am and close at 7:00 pm. If you need an absentee ballot please call 888-2746 or email to request one.
WOLCOTT COMMUNITY GARDEN
Would a garden help your family eat healthier? Apply by May 13 for one of 8 raised beds located behind the Library. Guidance can be provided, along with seeds. No fee. Download a form, or pick one up at Town Office. Or call 888-2746 to get a copy mailed to you.
COVID-19 Vaccination Information.
Using this link you can register for a COVID-19 vaccination clinic or COVID-19 testing event sponsored by the Vermont Department of Health. The Department has also provided a telephone number if you are unable to use the portal. They respectfully ask that you use the phone number only if absolutely necessary: 855-722-7878
The Selectboard passed a directive concerning town operations. You can read it here: Wolcott COVID Directive
Land records (from 1980 forward) are now available online! You can access them here.
Please note that the library has moved to the Depot Building. Library hours are Monday-Thursday 8-5 and Saturday 9-1. Only open for curbside pick up until the Wolcott COVID Directive is rescinded.
WOLCOTT HAS A NEW ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER – DEAN MERCIER 274-1653.
2021 DOG LICENSES ARE NOW PAST DUE. PLEASE MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO LICENSE YOUR FURRY FAMILY BEFORE THE END OF MAY OR YOU WILL BE CHARGED A PENALTY. NEUTERED/SPAYED DOGS ARE $12.00 UNNEUTERED/UNSPAYED DOGS ARE $19.00. WE MUST HAVE A CURRENT RABIES CERTIFICATE ON FILE TO LICENSE YOUR DOG.
Belinda Harris Clegg, Wolcott Town Clerk
NEW TRANSFER STATION HOURS ARE: 9 am-4 pm, SATURDAY. NOT OPEN SUNDAYS.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Town Clerk’s Office is taking immediate action to mitigate the spread of the virus and protect staff that have underlying health conditions.
As a precaution, the Wolcott Town Clerk’s Office is now closed to the general public. To search the land records you must call or email ahead for an appointment. We require masks be worn and hands be washed or sanitized before entrance.
The Town Clerk’s Office Staff will remain available to assist you by phone, fax, email, mail drop and snail mail during our regular office hours.
The Listers/Zoning Office is closed. The hours are 10:00AM-4:00PM Tuesday and Thursday. Zoning Office will respond 10:00AM-4:00PM Wednesdays. During operation hours you can contact listers or zoning at 888-6858 or email .
Lister cards will be made available via email, fax or mail during lister hours only.
CERTIFIED COPIES OF VITAL RECORDS: If you need certified copies of vital records you can download the form from the town website:
Fill it out and mail it in with the $10 fee per certified copy. We will need a photocopy of your driver’s license since the request will be completed via mail. If you don’t have the ability to print the application please call us and we can mail you one.
MARRIAGE LICENSES: If you need a marriage license you can download the Marriage Application form from our website:
Fill out the form and contact our office to make an appointment to come in for us to issue the license. The fee is $60 plus $10 for every certified copy you require. We take checks, cash and money orders. If you cannot download the application please call us and we will mail you one.
LAND RECORDS RESEARCH: As we are attempting to limit the number of people in the office, land record research will be by appointment only. If you can provide the book and page number of deed required we can email, fax or mail them to you. If you don’t have that information, call us to set up an appointment to come in for your search. Land records are $1 per page.
TAX BILLS: We will for free, fax, email or mail tax bills to you or your agent.
MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION RENEWALS: Motor vehicle registration renewals can be done online: http//secure.vermont.gov.express. Your printed receipt from the online renewal process will serve as your temporary registration for ten days. Your permanent registration and sticker will be mailed to you and should arrive in 4-6 business days.
NOTARY SERVICES: We are suspending our services at this time.
To reach Wolcott Town Clerk’s Office staff call 802-888-2746 or email or . The fax number is 802-888-2669. Mail address is PO BOX 100 Wolcott, VT 05680. Town Website: www.wolcottvt.org.
Thank you for your patience and understanding as we practice social distancing while still trying to provide the best level of customer service during this challenging time.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have a need.
Belinda Harris Clegg
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