Marshfield, Vermont

 
 
 
 
 

Photos: Martin Covered Bridge, by Deanna Martin; Bailey Pond, by Rich Baker; Storm Clouds by Andrea Carbonneau Photography; Marshfield Waterfall by Bobbi Brimblecombe

 

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Flood Debris Poll

Attention Marshfield Residents – the Selectboard and the Town Clerk's office would like to get a feel for the need in Marshfield for flood debris clean-up. The state is working with each town to coordinate contracts for regular Flood Debris pickup from town right-of-ways, cleanup of hazardous spill releases and picking up hazardous materials that should be kept separate from regular trash and flood debris. These are three separate clean-up offers from the state. Following last year's flood, the Clerk's Office had an overwhelming number of calls from residents seeking guidance on what to do with all flood damaged materials or help cleaning up spills. This year, Marshfield Town Clerk's Office has not had any reports or requests for help. To set up any of these contracts we would like to assess the needs of our residents.

If you are a Marshfield resident and experienced flood damages this year resulting an overwhelming amount of regular flood debris, you have a hazardous spill that needs cleaned OR if you have flood damaged hazardous materials that should be kept separate from regular trash and debris. please give the Marshfield Town Clerk's office a call this week to discuss your needs. We are open 8am-4pm. 802-426-3305. You can also email assist@marshfieldvt.gov.

If there is a need for this contract this year, we will post the designated pickup date and instructions for pickup on Front Porch Forum and here on the town website. Stay tuned.

Have you been impacted by the storm? Please contact VT211

 Vermont 211 - United Way — VT 211

If you need assistance, especially with damaged homes or any losses in general, residents are encouraged to contact VT211 by either calling 866-652-4636 or 802-652-4636; or you can fill out the online form here:

Residential form: https://vermont211.org/resident-form
Business form: https://vermont211.org/business-form

This information is crucial in determining other Federal funding needs.

If you need assistance with recovery, you must then call Crisis Cleanup. The crisis cleanup hotline is 802-242-2054. 

If your home flooded and released heating oil, please let the Spill Team know 802-828-1138

When cleaning up flood debris please follow these guidelines ANR Flood Debris Cleanup Guidance.pdf (vermont.gov)

 

There will be more information coming as we hear more of a federal disaster declaration and get further guidance from Vermont Emergency Management. 

Road Closures and Warnings

As of 8am on Thursday all roads in Marshfield are passable. Many unmarked hazards still exist and will be addressed asap. Please exercise extreme caution on the back roads and do what you can to minimize traffic. THANK YOU TO OUR INCREDIBLE ROAD CREW! 

Route 2 (information pulled from New England 511) New England 511| 511 Traffic | Commuter Information

        OPEN THROUGH MARSHFIELD 

Wondering Where Your Tax Bill Is?

Tax bills have not been calculated or prepared yet. They will be issued and sent by Wednesday July 24th. With this send date, Town Tax will be due August 23rd. School Tax will be due November 15th.

Primary Election

The Primary will be at the Old Schoolhouse Common. Polls are open from 9:00 until 7:00. The warning is posted here.

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