Welcome to Shaftsbury, Vermont

We are located near 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. Explore what Shaftsbury offers the beauty and quiet of rural living with city convenience within easy reach.

be bright at night

New and Revised Town Ordinances

Proposed changes to The Town of Shaftsbury Zoning Bylaws and Land Use Regulations
Speed Zone Ordinance
Firearms Ordinance
Dog Ordinance