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Shaftsbury, Vermont - Town of Shaftsbury

Welcome to Shaftsbury!

~ Official Website of the Town of Shaftsbury, Vermont ~

Welcome to Shaftsbury, Vermont – right next to everything. Forest hiking, local food farms, historic architecture – you don’t even have to leave the city limits. Covered bridges, colleges, arts and culture – you could get there by bicycle. New York, Boston, Montreal – half a day’s drive. Or don’t go anywhere – step out your door at night and let our dark skies bedazzle you with brilliant stars, planets and the Milky Way. Shaftsbury offers the beauty and quiet of rural living with city convenience within easy reach.

 

 

 

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Discover: Our history, historic buildings, and what “makes us tick” as Shaftsbury folks. A proud heritage that goes back over 200 years.

 

 

Recreation

 

 

Farm to Table: Our local agriculture, a heritage of farming, farm stands and area farmers markets. A bucolic landscape defined by a history of working the land.

 

 

Living

 

 

Explore: Hiking trails, regional fishing map, hunting information, our Green Mountain National Forest and much more. Plus a bit about our ghost town, Glastenbury.

 

 

Discover

 

 

Recreation! Hiking trails, regional fishing map, hunting information, our Green Mountain National Forest and much more. Plus a bit about our ghost town, Glastenbury.

 

 

Farm to Table

 

 

Living: A place for families with a great elementary school, or an idyllic place to retire. Ideal location close to regional hospital, cultural centers, shopping, and everything Vermont has to offer.

Bone Builders Free Classes

Bone Builders is a program designed to increase bone density in those suffering from osteoporosis. Sponsored by Green Mountain RSVP Shaftsbury Methodist church Tuesday & Thursday 9-10 am Free Join Us! All are welcome! Group Leader: Joyce Cowper 447-0535

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Veteran Outreach

The White River Junction VA Medical Center is attempting to contact all Veterans in our catchment area of Vermont and New Hampshire who are not enrolled or are enrolled and no longer utilizing our services....

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Shaftsbury’s Andy Newell Headed to Olympics

Cross country skiing athlete Andy Newell of Shaftsbury, Vermont is again headed to the Olympics. He will be representing the United States at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. Here is the letter the Town received from Vice President Mike...

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Upcoming Events

  • Rabies Clinic February 24, 2018  9:00 am - 12:00 pmFire House 166 Buck Hill Rd, Shaftsbury, VT


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Town Clerk

Monday 9:00am-2:00pm
Monday 5:00pm-7:00pm
Tues.,Wed.,Thurs.
9:00am-3:30pm
Friday by appointment only
(802) 442-4038 ext. 1

Treasurer

Monday-Friday 10:00-1:00pm
(802) 442-4038 ext. 2

Town Administrator

M-F, 8 am – 4 pm
(802) 442-4038 ext. 3

Transfer Station

  • Tuesday – 7:00am – 12:00pm
  • Thursday – 11:00am – 4:00pm
  • Saturday – 7:00am – 4:00pm

Closed on: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.