Manager's Message

For the Week of October 29, 2018

Aaron Frank, Town Manager

It was wonderful to see the enthusiastically large turn-out for the elections this year. Thanks to all Colchester citizens who exercised their right to vote.  

Thanks also to all the candidates who ran for office—it takes courage and commitment to keep our democracy strong!

Last Tuesday’s Election by the Numbers: 

  • Voters registered in Colchester: 10,869
  • New voters who registered on Election Day: 154
  • Total votes cast: 6,775
  • Number of absentee/early votes cast: 2,357
  • Percentage of registered voters who cast ballots: 62.33%
  • Percentage of votes cast early/absentee (of total votes): 35%
  • Percentage of votes cast on Election Day (of total votes) 65%

For more about the Town Manager visit http://colchestervt.gov/manager or call (802) 264-5509.