Fourth of July Festivities 2017

In recognition of 100th anniversary of World War I this year, the 2017 theme of the Orford-Fairlee July 4th Parade is: “1917: The Yanks Are Coming” The Parade starts at 11am in Orford, goes across the bridge and down Route 5 followed by the Chicken Barbecue on the Common and at 6:30 pm a free concert by the Aaron Audet Band, first in a series of free concerts on the Fairlee Town Common. Fireworks at dusk over Lake Morey. If … Continue reading

Town Beach 2017 Season

The Fairlee Town Beach officially kicks off the 2017 Summer beach season Saturday June 24. The Rec Council has the following announcements regarding your next visit to the beach this Summer: – Beach passes will be checked this year. Please be prepared to present your pass at all times, including when lifeguards are not on duty. -Non-resident season beach passes are available for purchase at the Town Clerk’s Office. Cost $45 -Fairlee residents/taxpayers season passes also available at Town Clerk’s … Continue reading

Town Hall Renovation

The renovation of the Fairlee Town Hall has begun with the removal of the addition. ” template=”/home/fairleev/public_html/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] … Continue reading

Forest Board Minutes 3-2-2017

Minutes Fairlee Forest Board Meeting March 2, 2017 PRESENT: David Matthews -Chair of Fairlee Forest Board Peter Lange – Fairlee Forest Board Terry Lewis- Fairlee Forest Board Mitch Phelps- Fairlee Forest Board ABSENT: Jim O’Donnell- Fairlee Forest Board Town Forester- Markus Bradley Meeting called to order at 4:02 PM APPROVAL OF MINUTES from the 9/1/16 meeting – unanimous UPDATE FROM MARKUS BRADLEY- Markus is in contact with Rachel Sanders, sophomore science teacher at Rivendell High School. Waiting to hear if … Continue reading

Selectboard Minutes 2017-6-5

Town Of Fairlee Selectboard Meeting Minutes Town Of Fairlee Town Hall 75 Town Common Road Fairlee, Vermont 05045 Monday June 5, 2017 6:00 p.m.  CALL TO ORDER PRESENT: Selectboard Members: Cathy McGrath (Chair); Peter Berger (Vice-Chair), Frank J. Barrett, Jr. Town Administrator: Brian Hanson Visitors: Dennis Farmer, Clyde Blake, Samantha Hickman, Gary Leach, Joel J. Adamson Minutes Clerk: Stephanie A. Taylor AGENDA MODIFICATIONS: MOTION: Peter Berger/Frank J. Barrett, Jr. (moved and seconded) made motion to accept agenda with modifications. The … Continue reading

Selectboard Minutes 2017-5-31

Town Of Fairlee Selectboard Meeting Minutes Town Of Fairlee Town Hall 75 Town Common Road Fairlee, Vermont 05045 Wednesday May 31, 2017 5:02 p.m.  CALL TO ORDER PRESENT: Selectboard Members: Cathy McGrath (Chair); Peter Berger (Vice-Chair), Frank J. Barrett, Jr. Town Administrator: Brian Hanson Visitors: Don Weaver, Dennis Farmer, Gary Leach, (see visitor sign-in sheet) Minutes Clerk: Stephanie A. Taylor (by transcription) AGENDA MODIFICATIONS: MOTION: Peter Berger/Frank J. Barrett, Jr. (moved and seconded) made a motion to accept the agenda … Continue reading

Water System Bond Not Approved

Voters in a Special Town Meeting on Wednesday June 14 rejected a proposed $4.1 million bond to make water system improvements in downtown Fairlee.  Final vote outcome was 77 in favor, 89 opposed, and 1 defective ballot. Water System Information   … Continue reading

Selectboard Meeting Minutes 2017-5-22

Town Of Fairlee Selectboard Meeting Minutes Town Of Fairlee Town Hall 75 Town Common Road Fairlee, Vermont 05045 Monday May 22, 2017 6:00 pm CALL TO ORDER PRESENT: Selectboard Members: Peter Berger (Vice-Chair), Frank J. Barrett Jr. Town Administrator: Brian Hanson Minutes Clerk: Stephanie A. Taylor Visitors: Dennis Farmer, Noel Walker AGENDA MODIFICATIONS: MOTION: Peter Berger/Frank J. Barrett Jr. made a motion (moved and seconded) to approve the agenda as modified. STAFF & PUBLIC COMMENTS: Brian Hanson notified the Selectboard … Continue reading

Selectboard Minutes 2017-5-15

Town Of Fairlee Selectboard Final Meeting Minutes Town Of Fairlee Town Hall 75 Town Common Road Fairlee, Vermont 05045 Monday May 15, 2017 6:05 pm CALL TO ORDER PRESENT: Selectboard Members: Cathy McGrath (Chair), Peter Berger (Vice-Chair), Frank J. Barrett Jr. Minutes Clerk: Stephanie A. Taylor Visitors: Dennis Farmer, Noel Walker, Lisa Hinsley, Lance Colby, Barry Larsen, Bill Weale, Mark Avery AGENDA MODIFICATIONS: MOTION: Peter Berger/Frank J. Barrett Jr. made a motion (moved and seconded) to approve the agenda as … Continue reading

Selectboard Minutes 2017-5-8

Town Of Fairlee Selectboard Final Meeting Minutes Town Of Fairlee Town Hall 75 Town Common Road Fairlee, Vermont 05045 Monday May 8, 2017 6:02 pm CALL TO ORDER PRESENT: Selectboard Members: Cathy McGrath (Chair), Peter Berger (Vice-Chair) Town Administrator: Brian Hanson Minutes Clerk: Stephanie A. Taylor Visitors: Noel Walker, Lisa Hinsley, Don Weaver, Tom Hough AGENDA MODIFICATIONS: MOTION: Peter Berger/Cathy McGrath made a motion (moved and seconded) to approve the agenda as modified. STAFF & PUBLIC COMMENTS: Health Officer Tom … Continue reading

Selectboard Minutes 2017-5-1

Town Of Fairlee Selectboard Final Meeting Minutes Town Of Fairlee Town Hall 75 Town Common Road Fairlee, Vermont 05045 Monday May 1, 2017 6:04 pm CALL TO ORDER PRESENT: Selectboard Members: Peter Berger (Vice-Chair), Frank J. Barrett, Jr. Town Administrator: Brian Hanson Minutes Clerk: Stephanie A. Taylor Visitors: Noel Walker, Georgette Wolf-Ludwig, Lisa Hinsley, Dennis Farmer AGENDA MODIFICATIONS: MOTION: Frank J. Barrett, Jr./Peter Berger (moved and seconded) made a motion to accept agenda with modifications. STAFF & PUBLIC COMMENTS: Dennis … Continue reading