Our Community


Below you will find some vital information about our Town, from information about Town Meeting to census data to whom to call for burn permits.

Weathersfield was chartered in 1761. The Village of Perkinsville and the Hamlet of Ascutney are both within the Town of Weathersfield.

The Town is governed by a five-member Selectboard. Meetings first and third Monday of each month at 7 pm at Martin Hall.

Town Meeting is held the first Saturday in March. Voting is by Australian Ballot the following Tuesday. More voting info

Town Commissions are Planning Commission and Conservation Commission. There is also a Zoning Board of Adjustment. Residents must apply to the Planning Commission for all permits for subdivision of land and to the Zoning Board for all permits for building or altering dwellings or businesses. Copies of the Town Plan, zoning regulations, and subdivisions regulations are available at the Town Office.

All dogs must have a license, available at the Town Office. More info

New residents should come to the Town Office to register to vote, to receive a town report, and to secure permits for the trash and recycling center. Necessary tokens for the trash may be purchased at the Town Office, and at Downer's Corner Store and Ascutney Sunoco Gas Station.

Permits are needed for septic systems and are available from the State offices located in Springfield, VT. Other applications may be found here.

Weathersfield  School
Grades K thru 8

JeanMarie K. Oakman, Principal
Ascutney, Vermont

Visit WebsiteThe schools are governed by a five-member School Board. Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm.  There is no High school; Students have the choice of attending other community high schools.

Fire Wardens
Fire Warden, Darrin Spaulding  802-263-5377

Deputy Fire Warden, Joshua Dauphin  802-356-0623
For burn permits, call either of the following:

Darrin Spaulding         802-296-1888

Shawn Brown                802-299-8096

Josh Dauphin                 802-356-0623

Mychael Spaulding     802-356-0038

Post Offices 
Weathersfield is served by six separate post offices:

Ascutney 802-674-5308 Reading 802-484-5994
Cavendish 802-226-7238 Springfield 802-885-4103
Perkinsville 802-263-9298 Windsor 802-674-5822

For more information call the Town Office.

Recycling Center and Transfer Station 
Route 106, north of Downer's Corner

Wednesday - 12:00 P.M. to  5:00 P.M. 
Saturday -       7:00 A.M. to  4:00 P.M. 
Sunday -       12:00 P.M.  to 4:00 P.M.

Residents use the Weathersfield Transfer Station, located at the intersection of VT Rt. 106 and Amsden School Road in Weathersfield for recycling and trash disposal. Details of recycling and refuse regulations and associated fees are available at the Town  office. Tokens can be purchased at Downers Corner Store, The Weathersfield Town Offices, and Ascutney Sunoco Gas Station and  Store in Ascutney. A vehicle identification sticker is required and is available at the town office with proof of eligibility.

Tokens    $  3.50 per punch
5 punch   $17.50
10 punch $35.00

Quality in Town Government depends on our citizens. Your time and talent as a volunteer in serving on boards and commissions make it possible for decisions to be made by the people for the people. For information of openings and job responsibilities, contact the Town Office. We hope you will participate.

1-888-835-4672 (Green Mountain Power)

802-263-9911 TDS Telecom

1-800-585-4466 Verizon
1-800-266-2278 Comcast

Mt Ascutney Hospital , Windsor, VT 

Springfield Hospital , Springfield, VT 
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 
Valley Regional Hospital, Claremont, NH

Claremont Municipal Airport 

Hartness State Airport
Lebanon Municipal Airport
Vermont Transit Lines 
Dartmouth Coach 
Advance Transit 
Amtrak's Vermonter

Media Outlets

NEW! Weathersfield in the News (Be sure to also search "Ascutney" and "Perkinsville")

Brattleboro Reformer
Burlington Free Press 

Eagle Times
Rutland Herald
Springfield Reporter
The Message for the Week
Times Argus
Valley News 
The Windsor Observer
Vermont Radio Stations

New Hampshire Radio Stations
WCAX Ch. 3

WNNE Ch. 31
WVNY Ch. 22
Vermont Public Television
Springfield Area Public Access TV

Census Data