Posted on: June 23, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (6/23)

Summer Fun in Colchester

 Bayside Paddle Sports Is Open for the 2017 Season

June 19-August 27 - 7 days a week - 10AM to 8 PM

Have you tried paddle boarding yet? If you enjoy being on the water at Malletts Bay, come to Bayside Paddle Sports Rentals l...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

"Marine Monday" Video from Police Department

Here is the first in a series of "Marine Monday" videos posted by the Colchester Police Department. This episode features Michael Akerlind, and focuses on safety on the water, and the importance of wearing life jackets, even with paddleboards an...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (6/16)

Time for Burnham Library’s Annual Summer Book Sale! 

Do you love books? Do you love used books at bargain prices even more? Then Burnham Library’s Annual Summer Book Sale is for you! You can browse through a great selection of ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Manager’s Message of the Week (6/9)

2017 July 4th Parade Location Changed

This year, due to the extensive construction on the intersections of Routes 2, 7, and 2A near Main Street, the Colchester Parks & Recreation Department will move the July 4th Parade to Blakely Road for this year on...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (6/2)

Volunteer Openings at Colchester 

Would you like to share in the stewardship of Colchester as a member of one of the two most impactful citizen-directed commissions of the Town? If so, there are currently two openings on the Colchester Planning Co...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (5/26)

Green Up Day 2017 Wrap-Up

Thanks to all who volunteered on Green Up Day on May 6! This year 238 people came out to “spring clean” in Colchester and they collected 3.1 tons of trash and 277 tires! A special shout out of thanks to:

  • The Colchester Conservation...
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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (5/12)

EMS (Emergency Medical Services) Week is May 21-27.

Imagine having a medical emergency. Perhaps you’ve been in an auto accident; or have tumbled down a hillside while hiking; or you’ve become short of breath while shoveling snow. You di...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (5/5)

Green Up Day 

Vermont’s annual Green Up Day is coming up this weekend, Saturday May 6th. There are a couple of changes this year:

  • Bags are available this week at the Colchester Police Department on Blakely Road, Burnham Library on Main Street, and ...
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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Green Up Day - May 6

Green Up Day is this Saturday, May 6th. Bags and sign-up sheets are available now at the Colchester Police Department, Burnham Library, and Niquette State Park. We’ll need to know the number of people in your group, where you’ll be collecting trash, and t...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (4/28)

Colchester Community Spirit and Volunteerism

Community spirit and volunteerism is alive and well in Colchester. Just a few examples within the past few months:

  • Pam Loranger, volunteer for many of our Boards and Commission was recently awarded Citizen Planne...
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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Learn More: Proposed Stormwater Utility

We hope by now you have read or heard about the proposed Stormwater Utility that has been under development for the past eighteen months and is now to be considered by the Colchester Selectboard.  We believe this Utility is the best approach to a...

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