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149 Websterville Rd., P.O. Box 116, Websterville, Vermont, USA 05678
p:802.479.9331 (Town Manager) p: 802-479-9391 (Town Clerk-Treasurer)

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Welcome to the Town of Barre. Nestled deep within the Green Mountains of Central Vermont our small, but growing, community is home to approximately 7,600 residents. Officially chartered in 1781, the Town of Barre incorporates 5 separate villages and is known for its large granite quarries, panoramic mountain views, beautiful natural scenery, outstanding school, great residential neighborhoods, and many modern recreation facilities. As an integral part of the Barre-Montpelier urban area, our families enjoy all the conveniences of an urban area while residing in some of the state's most pristine, rural environments. Please feel free to visit our community anytime.

Don't let the Barre Town Firefighters visit your home this year. Be sure to have you chimney cleaned or your furnace serviced!

PUBLIC SAFETY AUTHORITY STUDY COMMITTEE - To review the various documents submitted to the Barre Town Selectboard over the past few years please click here.


1. The next election will be the General Election and a Special Town Meeting which will be held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014. Early ballots are now available. To have a ballot mailed to you contact the Town Clerk's office (479-9391) or by email ( Polling hours are 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Valet parking is available for those individuals who need assistance. Contact the Clerk's office for more information. Click here to view the sample ballot.

The deadline to register to vote for these elections is Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 5:00 p.m. Applications are available at the Town Clerk's office.

2. Barre Town's winter overnight on-street parking ban begins November 1. On street parking is prohibited from 11:00 pm to 7:00 am. The ban is in effect regardless of the weather. The police department will write tickets to violators. On street parking is banned to facilitate winter road maintenance.

3. The lawn waste site will be open Saturday, November 1 from 8 am to noon, Wednesday, November 5 from 3 pm to 5:30 pm, Thursday, November 6 from 9 am to noon and Saturday, November 8 from 8 am to noon.

4. The Wilson Recycling Depot is open Wednesdays and Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

5. The steep gravel section of Sterling Hill Road will close for the winter at 8:00 am, Friday, November 14. The section of road may be closed temporarily before November 14 if weather and road conditions require it.

6. Town Reports are available at Lawson's Store, Graniteville General Store, Quarry Hill Quick Stop, Morgan's East Barre Market, Trow Hill Grocery, Brookside Country Store, Hannaford's and the Municipal Building.

Our website is designed for quick navigation and easy access to community information. Use the links to your left to explore our municipal structure, to read town documents, to locate town officials, and to learn dates of upcoming events. The links at the top of the page can be used to locate specific information or contact us about any issues, comments, or suggestions you may have to improve our website and community.