The Town of Sunderland is located within Bennington County, in Vermont´s southwest corner. In recent years residents and visitors have branded this beautiful region nestled between the Taconic and Green Mountains as The Shires of Vermont. Located between Bennington, the South Shire, and Manchester, the North Shire, Sunderland is surrounded by mountains and enriched by the waters of the famous Batten Kill that runs through the valley. Sunderland and the towns around it have historically been a popular four season destination for those seeking an authentic Vermont experience. You’ll find canoeing, tubing, camping, mountain biking, hiking and skiing close by. All within a 4 hour drive from New York City, Hartford, Boston, Northern New Jersey and Canada.
Latest News and Announcements:
Sunderland School Board Letter to voters about the June 3rd 2015 special town vote: School Board Letter to Voters
The Sunderland School Board has called a town wide special meeting for all voters to vote on the School Treasurer’s salary on June 3rd, 2015 at 7PM at the Sunderland Elementary School. The full meeting warning can be found here: Sunderland School District Special Meeting Warning
Sunderland approved a Municipal Solid Waste Ordinance at the meeting on April 20th, 2015. This ordinance will become effective 60 days from this date. The full ordinance can be viewed here: Sunderland MSW Ordinance
HELP WANTED. The Town of Sunderland has an open Auditor position – $15/hr – Auditors examine the accounts of the town on at least a monthly basis and report their findings in writing annually to the town (Town Report). If interested please email email@example.com
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