Things to know
Recycling & trash drop-off: at the town shed the 9-12 AM, 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month. $3 donation suggested for recycling, trash $3-$4 per bag.
Dogs: must be under owner control at all times; must be licensed, annual deadline April 1, contact the town clerk. Alex Cox is the animal control officer. He will pick up stray dogs. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Complaints about dogs go to the selectboard.
Hikes and more: go to For Visitors & New to Ripton
Permits: are required for burning if there is no snow cover; construction, change of use, subdivision, etc.
Roads: Ron Wimett (388-7346) is the road commissioner. Contact him or selectboard members Laurie Cox (388-7820) or Perry Hanson (388-9917) about road issues.
Schools: Ripton Elementary School, public pre-k to 6; North Branch School, private 7 to 9; Ripton is part of the Addison Central Supervisory District (ACSD), public school 7-12 graders attend the ACSD schools in Middlebury