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Welcome to Eden

WHAT’S NEW IN EDEN

  • Lawn Care at Town Office needed:  Looking for someone to mow the Town Clerk’s lawn and do spring clean up.  Provide cost for each separately.  Must have $1 million liability insurance coverage.  If interested send quote to town office by 4PM on May 8, 2017
  • For Sale by Sealed Bid:  1995 Ford 6 Wheeler Truck. Minimum bid $7,500.  Bids to be received at Town Office by 4PM on May 8, 2017.  Bid opening at Selectboard meeting of May 8th at 6PM.  Truck may be viewed at Eden Town Garage.  For additional information, contact Ricky Morin at 635-2530.
  • Highway Dept Job Opening:  Full time position available immediately for an experienced Laborer/Truck Driver/Equipment Operator.  Knowledge of road maintenance practices preferred but will train the right person.  Class B CDL is required.  Applications are available at the Town Clerk’s Office and will be accepted until May 22, 2017.  Rate of pay will depend upon experience.  The Town of Eden is an equal opportunity Employer.
  • Spring Seasonal Campsite Lottery:  Six (6) seasonal campsites are available for the 2017 season.  A campsite lottery will be held on May 8, 2017 @6PM during the regular Selectboard meeting.  Lottery rules and applications are available at the town office and must be received my 4PM on May 8th.  You must be present at the Selectboard meeting or designate someone to act on your behalf.
  • Dog Licenses due April 1st:  State law requires that all dogs be licensed by April 1st.  For your convenience, Eden will register dogs on Monday, April 3rd with no late fees charged.  Late fees will be charged after April 3rd and canvasing of the town for unlicensed dogs will commence soon after this date.
  • Spring Road Postings:  Effective March 8, 2017 to May 1, 2017, due to spring road conditions East Hill Rd, North Rd, Ober Hill Rd., White Rd and Crooks Rd have been posted to restricted travel.  Click here to view the Resolution and Notice:  Spring Road Posting
  • Lifeguards Needed:  Employment opportunity at Lake Eden Recreation for the summer season.  For information on the dates, schedules and free training at Smugglers Notch, view this link:  Lifeguard Employment Flyer.
  • EYSC: Welcome to Baseball Season.  For information on this program and to register your child, please view this link:  Eden Little League Baseball Registration 2017
  • 2016 Eden Planning Commission Survey Results:  Survey results are available at the town office, will be available at town meeting or you can view the results here:  2016 Community Survey Results.
  • Lake Eden Recreation Area:  Anyone with reservations for campsites or shelters should contact new managers, Bob & Jeanne Spaulding at 635-7725 or 888-4050 to confirm your reservation.
  • Recycling Totes Available at Town Office:  Starting July 1 recyclables are officially banned from landfills.  To assist Eden residents in complying with these new laws we have available at the town office recycle totes in two sizes.  14 gallon totes and 16 gallon totes are available for $5 each.  They can be purchased at the town office during regular business hours.
  • Do you have photos to share?  We are looking for photos from around Eden to use on this website.  Please send them to sbadmin@edenvt.org.
  • The Vermont Shoreland Protection Act went into effect on July 1, 2014. Bodies of water over 10 acres are affected by this Act. In Eden there are 11 lakes or ponds listed.  More information can be found on the Vermont Dept of Environmental Conservation’s Watershed Management Division’s website.
  • Current vacancies:  Eden Planning Commission (2 positions).  If interested in serving on a town committee,  please submit a letter of interest to the Selectboard or call the town office.
  • The North Hyde Park/Eden Fire Department is requesting Eden residents to have 9-1-1 signs installed.  Numbers and signs can be purchased at the Town Clerk’s Office.Check out the Calendar page for information on board and committee meetings, plus community events.  If you notice an error in the date or time of a meeting or event, please send an email to sbadmin@edenvt.org so we may correct it.
  • Be sure to join the Eden/Lowell Front Porch Forum.  The link can be found on the Front Porch Forum page under the Community tab.

This is the Official Municipal and Community Website for the Town of EDEN, Vermont.

We would appreciate your input.

  • If you have comments or questions or notice an error, or
  • if you would like to have content added, or
  • if you have photos in and around Eden you’d like to contribute, or
  • if you would like to have your Eden business listed under our Community Pages/Businesses,

Please contact the Town Office, (802) 635-2528, or email cveareden@myfairpoint.net or sbadmin@edenvt.org.

Check back often for updated information, community events, agendas, and minutes of the boards and commissions.

Thank you for visiting the Town of Eden’s new website!