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Town Officials

Selectboard
Ann Lawless, Chair, term ends 2025
(802) 626-3109
Email

Michael Richardson, term ends 2023
(802) 533-7173
Email

Jim Blackbird, term ends 2024
(802)-535-2451
Email

Town Clerk/Treasurer and Disability Officer elected
Vanessa Seguin, 2023
(802) 626-9094
[email protected]

Assistant Clerk/Treas appointed by Clerk/Treasurer
Carol Rossi, 2022
(802) 626-9094 (office)

Auditors elected
Kim Crady-Smith, 2024
Email

Paul Tomasi, 2025

Barbara Miller, 2023

Listers elected
Email
Carol Rossi, 2024

Tanya Bradley, 2023

Atti Seguin, 2025

Delinquent Tax Collector elected
Emily Purdy, 2023
(802) 533-9929
[email protected]

First Constable elected
Charles Lacaillade, 2023
(802) 626-4229

Second Constable elected
Atti Seguin, 2023
(802) 626-4648

Administrative Assistant appointed by Selectboard
Lucy Greenwood

Emergency Officer appointed
Marc Brown, 2023
(802) 274-2850
Email

Animal Control Officer appointed
Cindy Cady, 2023
(802) 535-7127
Email

Cemetery Sexton

Jonathan Perkins
Perkins Property Management
(cell) 802-624-3641
[email protected]
Health Officer, appointed by Selectboard to 5 year term in 2019, certified by VT Health Commissioner
Dr. Peter Miller
(802) 249-7047
Email

Planning Commission appointed
Paul Tomasi, 2023, 3 year term, 2023
(802) 535-1336
Email

Kathy Schmidt, 1 year term, 2022
(802) 626-8133

Several vacancies

Sheffield-Wheelock Volunteer Fire Dept. elected by Dept.
Shane Lanpher, President/Chief
(802) 535-6828
Email

Fire Warden, appointed by Fire Marshall, 3-5 year term
Charles Rice, 2022
(802) 318-6405
Email

Agent to Convey Real Estate, 24 V.S.A. S. 1061 Sect. 4.d appointed by Selectboard, 2023
Town Clerk

Agent to Prosecute and Defend, Selectboard, 2023

Grand Juror, Selectboard, 2023

Tree Warden, Selectboard, 2023

e911 Coordinator
appointed by Selectboard
Shane Lanpher
Email

Justices of the Peace a guide                                                   Steve Amos                                                                                  Eileen Boland                                                                                  Kim Crady-Smith                                                                          Peter Miller                                                                                    Carol Rossi

Lyndon Rescue representative, apointed                                                Shane Lanpher                                                                                              email

 

 

 

 

 

 

Road Employees

Highway Supervisor
Mark Buonanno
(802) 626-1060

Highway Maintenance Worker
Dean Davis

Representatives to Local Organizations

Lyndon Rescue appointed, 2022
Shane Lanpher

Communications Union District  appointed
David Stahler Jr., 2023
(802) 626-3919
Email

Steve Amos, alternate, 2023
(802) 626-5561
Email

Kingdom East School District Board

all board members are elected by voters in all towns                      Karianne Scott, 2024                                                                            Email

NE Kingdom Waste Management District appointed
Preston Smith, 2023
(802) 626-8720

Northeastern Vermont Development Association appointed
Paul Tomasi, 2023
(802) 535-1336
Email

Steve Amos, 2023
(802) 626-5561
Email

State Representatives

State Representatives

Katherine Sims
802-673-7376
Email

Vicki Strong
(802) 754-2790
Email

State Senators

Joe Benning
(802) 626-3600
Email

Jane Kitchel
(802) 684-3482
Email

 

Town Task Forces

ARPA Committee
Vanessa Seguin, Chair
802-626-9094
[email protected]

Task Force: Communications (finished its work in 2020)
Paul Tomasi, chair
(802) 535-1336 (m)
Email

Task Force: Facilities (finished its work in 2020)
Ryan Hanrahan, chair
(414) 793-6730
Email

Task Force: Roads (inactive)
Ann Lawless, chair
(802) 626-3109
Email

Task Force: Cemeteries                                                                Paul Tomasi, chair                                                                          Steve Amos                                                                                          Liz Muckerman

 

Community Resources

Download the Clerk Pamphlet.

Facebook
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Events

Food Pantry

Sheffield Food Pantry - (802) 745-7491

Front Porch Forum

A free community building service in VT helping neighbors connect. Your neighborhood's forum is only open to the people who live there.

https://frontporchforum.com/

NEK Strong

COVID-19 resources for individuals, businesses, communities

https://nekstrong.com/

NEK Collaborative

Mission: to improve quality of life for all NEKers through coordinated community and economic development

https://www.nekcollaborative.org/

Police

Vermont State Police

911

Store

Wheelock Village Store - (802) 626-8030

Trash and Recycling

Sheffield-Wheelock Transfer Station, Rte. 122, Wheelock just east of Town Hall

Hours of Operation: Wednesday and Saturday 8am -5pm

Permit required (free): Get a sticker at the Transfer Station or at Town Clerk's Office. Must be a Sheffield or Wheelock resident. 

Recycling is free. 

What can be recycled? http://nekwmd.org/services/Wheelock.pdf

Purchase trash bags at the Transfer Station.
small $1 each or roll of 10=$10

large $2 each or roll of 10 =$20

Bulky days: 2nd week of April, July, October

Vermont 211

A first step toward solving everyday problems or when facing difficult times

https://www.vermont211.org/home

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Wheelock Community Initiative

The mission is create economic and social opportunities for all residents to develop a vibrant town.

https://wheelockcmty.org/