Town Meeting & Voting


Charleston Town & School District Meeting will be held on Tuesday March 1, 2022 at Charleston Elementary School, beginning at 10:00 and ending when all business is complete. All offices and articles are voted from the floor. As with all activities in the school building, masks are required of attendees and disposable masks will be available.

2021 Annual Town Reports are being mailed to all voter households in advance of Town Meeting. Please refer to page 12 for the 2022 Town Meeting Warning, and bring your Town Report with you to Town Meeting.

2022 Town & School Meeting Election Results
2022 Town Meeting Minutes
2022 School Meeting Minutes
2022 Town Meeting Warning
2021 Annual Town Report

Service Organization Requests & Reports (See Article 8 of the Warning/Ballot)
Charleston Historical Society
Echo Lake Protective Association
NorthWoods Stewardship Center
Dailey Memorial Library
Island Pond Library
Rural Community Transportation
Orleans County Citizens Advocacy
Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging
Northeast Kingdom Human Services
Pope Memorial Frontier Animal Shelter
Orleans Essex VNA & Hospice
GreenUp Vermont
VT Rural Fire Protection Task Force
Vermont Symphony Orchestra Symphony Kids

More 2022 Elections

August 9 – Vermont Primary
Voting takes place at the Town Clerk’s Office from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. Absentee/early ballots are available upon request:

November 8 – General Election
Voting takes place at the Town Clerk’s Office from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. The Vermont Secretary of State’s Office will mail ballots to all active voters. Check your voter registration and mailing address at or by contacting the Town Clerk.

Voter Registration
Vermont Online Voter Registation
My Voter Page: Check Registration Status & Request Absentee Ballot online
Voter registration applications also available at the Town Clerk’s Office
NOTE: Election Day Voter Registration went into effect on January 1, 2017. Eligible residents will be able to register to vote on any day up to and including Election Day during regular hours. (The Clerk’s Office still appreciates advance registration whenever possible.)

Upcoming Elections
March 1, 2022 Annual School District Meeting and Annual Town Meeting, Charleston Elementary
August 9, 2022 Vermont Primary, Town Clerk’s Office
November 8, 2022 General Election, Town Clerk’s Office

Absentee Ballot Request Form
Check your voter registration, view sample ballots, or request absentee ballot at My Voter Page
Please contact the Town Clerk if you would be interested in helping with an upcoming election. Thank you!

Town Meeting
2020 Annual Report
2020 School District Meeting Minutes
2020 Town Meeting Minutes
2020 Town Meeting Warning & Notice
2019 Annual Town Report & Warning/Proposed Budget for 2020
2019 School District Meeting Minutes
2019 Town Meeting Minutes
2018 Annual Town Report & Warning/Proposed Budget for 2019
2019 School District Warning

Voter’s Guide for People with Disabilities