Town Meetings

Town Meeting 2021 - No In-Person Meeting

Town Meeting 2021 will not be a public gathering due to COVID-19 protocols.

In-person voting will be Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 7 am to 7 pm at the Town Hall, 1662 Kent Hill Rd.

Absentee ballots are being mailed to all registered Calais voters.

An online Public Information Hearing will take place online via Zoom on Saturday, February 20th at 1 pm. Voters can ask questions and get information about Articles on the ballot.

See attached documents for more information.

Town Meeting and Elections 2020


Calais Elementary School, 321 Lightening Ridge Rd

VOTING: 7 am to 7 pm

School District Info Session: 9:00 am 

Calais Town Meeting: 9:30

Community Lunch available after Town Meeting

Please find links below to documents for Calais Voters for Town Meeting Day, Tuesday, March 3 at the Calais Elementary School, 321 Lightening Ridge Rd.

Below you will find WARNINGS and SAMPLE BALLOTS for:
  • Presidential Primary
  • Town of Calais 
  • Washington Central Unified Union School District

Feel free to call or email with questions.

Judy Fitch Robert, Town Clerk

A Light Moment at Town Meeting
Counting the floor vote

Town Meeting Tuesday, March 5, 2019


The Calais Town Meeting will be held Tuesday, March 5
Calais Elementary School, Lightening Ridge Road.
Polls open 7 am and close 7 pm.
School Meeting 8 am.
Town Meeting follows at 9:30 am.


Election results, warnings, sample ballots, and voter checklist to be posted at the Calais Town Office, Maple Corner Store, and East Calais Store and links below.

Deadline January 17, 2019:Articles to put before the Voters Last day for voters to file a petition with the town clerk to have an article appear on the ballot, 47 days prior to town meeting). Petition must contain signatures from at least 5% of registered voters in the municipality. In Calais this is 69 signatures.

Deadline January 28, 2019: Candidates for Offices: In Australian ballot towns, nominating petitions and consent of candidate forms for town offices must be filed with the municipal clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. (sixth Monday before the election). A nominating petition must be signed by 30 voters or one percent of the legal voters, whichever is less.  In Calais, this is 14 signatures.

Offices elected by ballot with terms ending March 5, 2019

Selectboard – 2-year term

Selectboard- 3-year term

Lister – 3-year term

Calais Elementary School Director – 3-year term

Calais Elementary School Director – 2-year term


(Photos by Toby Talbot.)


Judy Fitch Robert

Town Clerk, 3120 Pekin Brook Rd. East Calais VT 05650 802-456-8720