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Welcome to the Heart of the Slate Valley

Poultney, Vermont, located along the western Vermont/eastern New York border, is a vibrant community of about 3,000 people. Poultney includes an incorporated village and shares Lake St. Catherine with the town of Wells.


Board of Civil Authority Meeting

Posted 7/12/24

July 17, 2024 at 6:30 pm.  Agenda is posted on the Town Clerks Page under Services.

2024 August Primary

Posted 7/10/24

For Details go to Town Clerk/Treasurer Page under Services

Independence Day Events in Poultney

Posted 6/26/24

We can’t wait to see you in Poultney for the July 4th Parade & July 5th Family Fun & Fireworks at Poultney Elementary School!   Please visit 4th of July | Poultney Recreation for the most up to…

***Rescinded on 6/24/24***Village of Poultney Drinking Water Warning Issued from 6/21/24 - 6/26/24

Posted 6/21/24

***UPDATE*** June 24, 2024: Notice to Village of Poultney Water consumers: The Boil Water Notice that was in effect for College Street North dated 6-21-24, is hereby rescinded. It is no longer a…

Municipal Offices closed for Juneteenth

Posted 6/17/24

Municipal offices will be closed Wednesday, June 19th in observance of the Juneteenth holiday.


Declaration of Inclusion

The Town of Poultney condemns racism and welcomes all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or socioeconomic status, and wants everyone to feel safe and welcome in our community.

As a town, we formally condemn all discrimination in all of its forms, commit to fair and equal treatment of everyone in our community, and will strive to ensure all of our actions, policies, and operating procedures reflect this commitment.

The Town of Poultney has and will continue to be a place where individuals can live freely and express their opinions.