Welcome to Williamstown!

Welcome to the official Town of Williamstown, Vermont, website, where residents and visitors are kept up-to-date on town government and activities.

Chartered on August 9, 1781, Williamstown is the second largest municipality in Orange County. As of the 2010 census, our population is 3,389 residents. Students from pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade attend Williamstown schools. Ainsworth State Park, which offers camping, hiking and hunting, is located in town. Major thoroughfares include Interstate 89 and Vermont Route 14. Follow this link to learn more about the town’s history.

Town Notices:

December 11, 2018

Santa will be coming to town on Friday, December 21, from 6-8 p.m. Sponsored by the Williamstown Fire Department, Santa is due to arrive at 6 p.m. by fire truck at the Williamstown Public Safety Building. There will be free hot chocolate, cookies and candy canes (while supplies last). Donations of non-perishable food items will be accepted to help the Williamstown Food Shelf.

November 16, 2018

A reminder that water and sewer bills are due December 7.

August 21, 2018

Follow this link to catch up on the efforts of Central Vermont Internet, a non-profit that is aiming to bring high-speed internet to a dozen towns in the area by 2020.

June 14, 2018

The State of Vermont has released information about the emerald ash borer, an invasive tree pest that has affected Williamstown and surrounding communities. Follow this link to read the document.

March 10, 2018

Town Meeting minutes and election results from the March 6 meeting can be found by following this link. For School Meeting minutes and elections results, click here.

Follow this link to download or read the most recent Williamstown Annual Report.