Town Meeting Information

Town Meeting Information

Braintree Town Meeting Follow-Up

Jessica Brassard • Town Clerk, Braintree


Article Reconsideration – During the budget discussion and vote at Town Meeting in Braintree, a question was asked regarding reconsideration of an article after the fact. To clarify, the voters do have 30 days to sign a petition asking for a special meeting for the article to be reconsidered. See below:

Requests for Reconsideration of an Article
– Whether an article is voted on the floor or by Australian ballot, any voter who does not like the outcome of the vote on an article may file a petition containing signatures of five percent of the legal voters of the town with the legislative body within 30 days of the vote, asking for reconsideration of the article at a special town meeting. 17 V.S.A. 2661. The selectboard or school board must set a special meeting to reconsider the article within 60 days of receiving the petition.

If there is someone that is interested in having an article reconsidered from the Braintree Town Meeting on March 2, 2024, please reach out to the town clerk for wording, etc.

Town Meeting 2024

Saturday, March 2, 2024 at 10:00 a.m.

Braintree Town Hall – 5379 VT RT 12A, Braintree

The legal voters of the Town of Braintree in the County of Orange are hereby notified and warned to meet in the Braintree Town Hall, 5379 VT RT 12A, Braintree, on Saturday, March 2, 2024, at 10 a.m. for the Town Meeting.

The Meeting will be followed by a traditional potluck lunch – please bring a dish to share with your neighbors!

You may join the meeting virtually, but please not that you cannot vote online, you must join in person to vote from the floor. To participate via zoom use the following link and information:; Meeting ID: 913 0237 8876, Passcode: 606491