Flea Market Season is upon us and they are getting geared up to sell al sorts of great items. See below for times and locations.

The Vermont Veteran's Home based in Bennington, Vermont is a residential campus for the health and rehabilitiation of our veterans. They provide more than 20 different types of services ranging from Respite care to therapeutic care. Please discover more about this facility helping our veterans.

In order to help maintain order and safety, the Fire Warden is requesting that any requests for burn permits be made at least 24 hours before the planned burn.

Please be aware that there are reports of vehicle break-ins and vandalism over the last week in the village. No items have been reported stolen and the events seems to be mostly destructive in nature. If you or somebody has been affected by this now or in the future contact the Orange County Sheriff's Office at (802) 685-4875 to file a formal complaint.

A HUGE reminder to Williamstown residents to license their dogs if they haven't already!  Random Rescue will be checking in on those who haven't licensed their dogs beginning mid-April.  Please bring your rabies certificate to the town clerk's office and get this done asap.

Credit Card Payments for Taxes and Water/Sewer Payments may be made ONLINE only.

 

Williamstown, chartered on August 9, 1781, was named for Williamstown, Massachusetts.

The Town Report for 2015 is available to view and download.

Absentee ballots are now available for the March 1, 2016 Town Meeting at the Town Clerk’s office. 

Each year the listers add to the Grand List all new construction in Williamstown as of April 1. This includes new structures such as houses, garages and out-buildings as well as additions to existing structures.

If you plan to burn brush or do other uncontained burning this is a reminder that you need to call the Assistant Fire Warden Mike St. Lawrence before doing so at (802) 477-2021 or Fire Warden William Graham at (802) 477-2021.

Williamstown Food Shelf is located behind the Methodist Church. Hours are Saturdays 9-1.

Williamstown has joined The Front Porch Forum! Neighbors are joining Daily!

Williamstown's Neighborhood Watch group is now active. Many neighbors attended and were joined by the Orange County Sheriff and Town officials. We are looking for more people to join in helping our community.

The following appointed positions with the Town are currently open:

Town Treasurer

The Town of Williamstown, Vermont, is seeking qualified applicants for a Town Treasurer to be responsible for maintaining the Town’s general ledger, reconciling accounts receivable, payable, and preparing the Town’s financial documents. This is a permanent, part-time position (15-20 hours per week).
Requirements: A bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, or equally pertinent field, plus two years experience at a professional level in accounting or financial auditing work.

Please send letter of interest and resume to Town of Williamstown, PO Box 646, Williamstown, VT 05679 or email twnmgr@williamstownvt.org.

If you are interested in serving in any of these capacities send a letter of interest to the Town Manager's office (address above) or via email to: adminassist@williamstownvt.org. You can also get more information on the duties of any of these through the Town Mangers office.