Charlotte sets tax rate for 2019

STAFF REPORT The Charlotte Selectboard has set the tax rate for fiscal year 2019. The municipal tax rate is set at $0.1986 per $100 of assessed property value. The education tax rate for Charlotte is $1.4866 for every $100 of assessed value. A residential property valued at $300,000 would have a $4,459.80 tax bill. The… Read More »

News from Charlotte Library

Summer of Numbers: Can doing math in the summer be fun? Yes!  The “Summer of Numbers” provides a daily math problem. Pick up a constellation chart and star stickers to track your progress. All ages. Popcorn and a movie: Tuesdays, Aug. 14, 21 at 10:30 a.m. Cool off on Tuesdays in August with a movie… Read More »

Fifth annual Cycle 4 CMT fundraiser targets rare disease, August 26

Walkers and cyclists will take to local country roads Aug. 26 for the 5th Annual Cycle 4 CMT fundraiser. The event is open to people of all ages and abilities, and proceeds support research for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, referred to as CMT, which is a progressive neurological disease that damages nerves to the arms and legs. Shelburne… Read More »

News from Charlotte Library

Preschool Story Time Friday at 10:30 a.m. Drop in for stories, songs and crafts. For ages 3-5. Coffee with Your Rep Saturday 10 a.m. to noon. State Rep. Mike Yantachka will be at the library for coffee, and visit with community members. Stop by to stay hello. Summer book group at the Senior Center Mondays… Read More »

Old Lantern, neighbors settle longtime dispute

For years the owners of the Old Lantern Inn and Barn in Charlotte have been at odds with neighbors unhappy about noise from the popular party venue. The issues have spanned local regulatory hearings and decisions and spilled into civil court cases involving the business, its neighbors and town officials. Recently, however, Old Lantern owners… Read More »