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Sewer & Wastewater Treatment

You can pay your sewer assessment with a credit or debit card. Visit PayGov to make a payment.

Chief Operator, Victor “Rick” Chaput, Jr.   Phone: (802) 877-2931     Email:
Assistant Chief Operator, Christopher Huestis  Email: 

Sewer Bond Passed by Voters in March, 2022
The City of Vergennes held a special March 1 ballot asking residents to approve a bond for a complete renovation of the city's decades-old sewer collection system and wastewater treatment facility (WWTF). The vote in favor of the bond proposal was 384 to 60, or about 87-13%.  The bond vote allows the City to pursue additional grant funding but does not commit the community to move forward with any project until approved by the City Council. 

Project Updates:
4/11/23 Project Update re: Engineering Services
2/28/23  90% Preliminary Engineering Report, Macdonough Drive Pump Station and Force Main Refurbishment
02/15 23 Project Update
05 24 22 City Council Meeting
60% Preliminary Engineering Report, Macdonough Pump Station & Force Main Refurbishment

Long Term Control Plan:
1272 Order from Agency of Natural Resources, D.E.C., State of Vermont  
City of Vergennes Long Term Control Plan (100%)   

Response to LCTP (90%) from Jim Pease, VT DEC
Response to LTCP (90%) from John Merrifield, VT DEC

March, 2022 Sewer Bond Information Campaign and Vote

Link to Informational Meeting Presentation 
Informational Meeting Recording 
Frequently Asked Questions in PDF form (see attached)
Informational Video by Chance Koenig
Comparison of Sewer Fees in Vermont
Warning Document 
Notice to Voters 
Sample Ballot