Marriage Licenses

Civil Marriage License: $45
Certified copy: $10

Dog Licenses

Due on or before April 1.
Current rabies certificate is a must.

Dogs/Wolf Hybrids: $12
Neutered: $8

License Fees after April 1:
Dogs/Wolf Hybrids: $16
Neutered: $10

**a fine of $2 per day is assessed for each day unlicensed after April 1.


P.O. Box 238
Rochester, VT 05767
Phone: 802-767-3631
Email: rochestertown@comcast.net

Town Clerk/Treasurer/
Tax Collector:

Joanne McDonnell

Selectboard Administrative Assistant:
Joan Allen

Delinquent Tax Collector:
Rebecca Klein

Highway/Road Dept:
Dan Gendron, Road Foreman
802-767-4732, 802-349-4879

Rochester, Vermont
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All homepage rotating photos:
© 2014 Jeffrey Mather
© 2014 Jerry LeBlond

Harvest Fair: Sept. 10th

The White River Valley Players’ 28th annual Harvest Fair
will take place
Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016
from 10 a.m.-4 p.m
on the park in Rochester
Please join us for this year’s annual Harvest Fair at the Rochester town park. There will be our annual flower show on the bandstand, delicious food choices, activities for kids, craft vendors and demos, non-profit organization information booths and displays, live music and other entertainment throughout the day, and much more!

Fairgoers are encouraged to help others in the community by bringing donations of non-perishable food items for the community food shelf. There will be a collection depot at the entry gate for those donations.

For more information, call the fair co-producers: Martha Slater at 767-3025 or Ginny Bowman at 767-3954.

Irene's Fifth Anniversary

Sunday, August 28th 2016
11:30 – 6 pm

A Valley Wide Gathering to Celebrate Community Volunteerism

Free & Open to All !

11:30 – 1:00
New Town Park Dedication With Community Officials At The North End of Town
Followed By A Procession To The New Bridge at RT 73 & RT 100 For The
Unveiling Of The Sculpture “The Turbulence of Irene” by Jeffrey Breslow

1:00 – 3:00
An Old Timey Picnic on the Rochester Town Park
Organized & Provided By The Community

Huntington House Beer Garden – Top of the Park

Pack In/Pack Out – All Responsible for Clean-Up
Bring Your Own: Picnic Style Seating/Cup/Plate/Fork

Music All Afternoon till 6 pm
Bring Your Instrument!

Musicians contact: Kute Tonge kute@nycmail.com 646-229-6936
Event & Pot-luck contact: Anni Mackay annimackay@gmail.com 802-767-9670

Made possible by Rebuild Rochester Foundation, and other Valley Wide Community Organizations & Citizens of the Quintown Valley of Rt 100
Granville, Hancock, Rochester, Stockbridge & Pittsfield


Please take notice that as Rochester citizens, you are always welcome to attend any public meetings that are posted in town, even if the notices don’t specifically invite the public. The only time you would not be included in any public meeting (i.e. Selectboard, Budget & Finance, Trustees of Public Funds, Library Trustees, Planning & Zoning, Recreation, etc) is if there is an Executive Session. So, if you see a meeting posted that you have interest in, please attend! Your comments and feedback will be welcomed!

“Rochester From the Air”

Rochester From the Air from Robert Gardner on Vimeo.