Chartered in 1761, Dorset is a vibrant and historic community nestled in the hills of southern Vermont. Dorset is well known for its mountains, valleys & New England village charm. The quality of life and schools make Dorset a great place to live. Come learn the reasons why people love to live, work & play in Dorset!
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Halloween on the Green - The Dorset School is taking our Halloween Character Parade on the road this year! Kindergarten - 8th Grade students will parade around the loop at the Dorset Green on Church Street with the parade starting and ending at The Dorset Playhouse. This will occur Tuesday, October 31st starting at about 1:30. Parking is available at The United Church of Dorset and The Field Club. This is a parade only. Students will not be Trick or Treating at this time.
Dorset Town Offices will be closed on Friday November 10th in observance of Veteran's Day
JISP and KAP Information
Register for JISP by 11/1 to avoid a late fee.
After 11/1, a fee of $50 will apply. All JISP registration closes by 11/27.
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE LAYING OUT A TOWN TRAIL IN DORSET, VT
**Update** On August 22nd the Selectboard approval of the Owls Head Town Forest Public Trail was appealed. On August 2nd the Selectboard approved the findings to lay out the Owls Head Public Trail. The trail will connect the Gettysburg Quarry property with the Owls Head property securing public access to Owls Head (owned by the Town since 1963).
How to claim the discount: Simply fill out the reimbursement form with proof of payment and residency and the Town will send you a check for the discount. Long Trail School and Lawrence School Swim Lesson programs are automatically discounted, no need to apply for reimbursement.
Reimbursement forms can be picked up and dropped off at the Town Offices 112 Mad Tom Road East Dorset or emailed to: email@example.com
Town of Dorset & Vermont Youth Conservation Corps Partner to improve Owls Head Town Forest!
The Vermont Youth Conservation Corps has spent 8 weeks this summer improving the trails in the Owls Head Town Forest. Come celebrate the Town Forest with a dedication and hike. Directions: turn onto Black Rock Lane off Route 30, turn right on Ken's Camp Road and travel to trailhead. (Please note: Black Rock Lane & Ken's Camp Road are private roads, please respect private property while accessing the Town Forest!).
Planning Commission Village Pedestrian Safety Study -