News Items of Interest
The Town Historian wants to compile names of all veterans buried in cemeteries within the Town of Barre. Please call 589-5100X1 with any information.
The pre-construction meeting for Water District 6 was held on July 7th, 2015. The district encompasses a portions of NYS Rte. 98 starting at West Barre Road, Root Road, Gillette Road, Drake Island Road and Eagle Harbor Road. This area involves approximately 39,200 linear feet of 8" water main. The work is being done by Pilon Construction, Inc., of Albion with a start date around August 10, 2015.
The Town of Barre and the Town of Clarendon are considering a combining of their two courts into one. A joint public meeting of the two towns will be held at the Clarendon Town Hall on June 23, 2015, at 7:00 PM to answer questions that residents may have.
You can now receive e-mail and/or text alerts that your vehicle’s registration or inspection is set to expire through a new service offered by the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).
According to the DMV, registration reminders will be sent out approximately 90, 60, and 30 days prior to expiration and again at expiration. Inspection reminders will be sent out on the first of the month of expiration, the 15th of the month of expiration, and again when the inspection expires.
You can easily sign up for this new service on the DMV’s website by clicking here. This is voluntary program.
Adrienne Daniels, town historian, is looking for residents of Barre who are interested in compiling data from the town's past. A publication of the History of Barre will be compiled for the Town's bicentennial in 2018. Contributions will be greatly appreciated. If you have old photos, newspaper articles, family history or any memorabilia connected with the Town that you would like to share or display, please contact Adrienne at 585-589-5100 ext 1 during regular office hours.