The Vermont Statutes Online
Subchapter 001 : POWERS OF THE TOWN(Cite as: 24 App. V.S.A. ch. 117, § 101)
§ 117-101. Corporate existence retained
The inhabitants of the Town of Essex, within the corporate limits as now established, shall continue to be a municipal corporation by the name of the Town of Essex. Notwithstanding the provisions of any other municipal charters, territory within the corporate limits shall not be annexed to or become a part of any other municipal corporation except by annexation procedures as set forth in the statutes of the State of Vermont.