Town Clerk

Act 46 Unified Union School District Vote

There will be a Public Informational Hearing on Monday, November 5, 2018, 6:00 p.m. at the Barre Town Middle & Elementary School.  To view the meeting warning click here

The  Barre Act 46 Merger Study Committee has completed it's work and there will a special vote on the Act 46 school merger on General Election Day,  November 6, 2018.  Also on the ballot will be articles to elect school directors.  Petitions and consent form must be submitted to the Town Clerk's Office  September 27 to October 9 at 5:00 p.m.  The extended deadline is due to October 7th being a Sunday and October 8th (Monday) being a federal holiday (Columbus Day).  Please note the Town Clerk's Office will be open on Monday October 8th while the City Clerk's Office is closed that day.

 The Board seats are Barre Town represenative and At-large representative.  The particular seat a candidate is seeking to fill needs to be indicated on the petition form prior to collecting signatures.

Barre Town representative - represents the Town of Barre.  Petition requires 30 signatures from Barre Town residents. There is one seat for a term expiring in 2020, two seats for terms expiring in 2021, and one seat for a term expiring in 2022.

At-Large representative - there is one seat representing the Barre Town and Barre City area.  Petition requires 60 signatures from any mix of City and Town residents.  This seat expires in 2022

ALL candidates must submit a completed and signed "Consent of Candidate" form with their petition.

For questions contact the Town Clerk's office at 802-479-9391 or email

Click on the links below for the petition and consent forms.
 November 6 election Barre Town representative petition
 November 6 election At-Large representative petition
 Consent of of Candidate form.

To view the Barre Unified School District Act 46 Study Committee Final Report dated August 6, 2018 click here.

For more information on Act 46 in Barre, please see the Act 46 web page at: