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COVID assistance for overdue water/sewer bills

Event Date: September 20, 2021

The state is again offering funding assistance for those with overdue utility bills, including water/sewer.

Vermont COVID-19 Arrearage Assistance Program II

Are you a resident or business that has been affected financially by COVID-19 and are having trouble paying your electric, natural gas, landline telephone, water or sewer bills?  Do you have delinquent water/sewer bills that are at least 30 days past due?  The Vermont Department of Public Service has a program to help you.  This program is available to eligible applicants on a first come first serve basis, and can cover delinquent bills going back to April 2020.  Apply for assistance before October 25, 2021.  For more information call (toll free) 833-295-8988.

The online application is available at

Bill insert flyer.