Welcome to the Town of Pawlet, Vermont!
We are located in the beautiful Taconic Mountains 25 miles southwest of Rutland on Vermont’s western boundary. The closest urban concentration is the Village of Granville, just across the New York State line to the west. Adjacent towns to Pawlet are Wells on the north, Danby on the east, Rupert to the south and Granville and Hebron, New York, to the west. Our town is rural in nature, with two major population centers in Pawlet Village, located at the junction of Routes 30 and 133, and West Pawlet, located at the junction of Route 153 with Railroad Street and Egg Street, close to the Town border with Granville, New York. The Town offices are located in Pawlet Village. West Pawlet developed around the former railroad depot and the slate industry, which operated numerous quarries in the vicinity.
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June 4, 2019
Upcoming Pawlet Town Government Meetings: All meetings are open to the public and are held at the Pawlet Town Hall on School Street. - Select Board, Tuesday, June 4 and June 18, 7 PM. - Pawlet Planning Commission, Monday, June 24, 7:30 PM Town Clerk's Office closed: Wednesday, June 5, all… read more
May 2, 2019
The Pawlet Community is invited to a reception at the Pawlet Town Hall on Sunday, May 5, 2019, 11 AM to 2 PM to celebrate the following people who have recently retired: Judy Coolidge-former Treasurer; Eric Mach-former Zoning Administrator; Charles Mason-former Lister; Elaine Decker-former Lister. Please join is in celebrating the service… read more
April 4, 2019
West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department Pancake Breakfast, Sunday, April 7, 7:30 - 11 AM: All are welcome; the fire department is a handicap-accessible site on Main Street in West Pawlet. Enjoy regular, chocolate chip, blueberry and cranberry pancakes, waffles - served with local maple syrup - and West Pawlet's world-famous… read more