The Town of Barre is nestled deep within the Green Mountains of Central Vermont. Our  lovely and intimate community was officially chartered in 1781 and is now home to approximately 7,900 residents.

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The Town of Barre

is home to four small unincorporated villages; including East Barre, Websterville, Graniteville, and South Barre. Each village has a post office, stores, a playground and churches. Barre Town is known for its large granite quarries, panoramic mountain views, beautiful natural scenery, outstanding school, great residential neighborhoods, modern recreation facilities and attractive industrial park. 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 beautiful, rural environments. Come visit our community anytime, there are many ways to enjoy our Town Forest, bike paths, and recreation facilities all year round. With our rich history of entrepreneurship, some of the world’s hardest working and most creative people, and an unparalleled quality of life, there is no better place than Barre Town to live, work, raise a family, grow a business, or just visit!  

Timely Announcements

* Primary Elections Voting results - click here. *

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For more information on the upcoming Act 46 Unified Union School District vote click here

  1. All road milling work on town roads has been completed for 2018. Bikers ride cautioiusly on the grooved surfaces of Airport Rd, Farwell St, and East Cobble Hill Rd; paving will not begin until Aug 27. For the paving schedule click here.
  2. Volunteer vacancies on the Town Housing Advisory Committee and the newly formed regional Central Vermont Internet Board. Please consider serving! Contact the Town Manager’s Office at offices@barretown.org or 802-479-9331. 

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