Town of Barre, NY

Located in Orleans County, the Town of Barre lies midway between Buffalo and Rochester. Since its founding in 1818, small-town country living has thrived in Barre, New York. Fruits, vegetables, corn, wheat, and soybeans drive a major portion of our local economy.

Town of Barre Offices

Town Hall & Administrative Offices

14317 West Barre Road
Albion, NY 14411
Phone 585-589-5100
Fax 585-589-2510

 

General Board Meetings

2nd Wednesday of every month @ 7 pm.

There will be a limited number of town residents allowed in attendance as per covid guidelines.  The meetings will also be available for listeners by calling the town hall 589-5100, enter 5 and then 4321#.

 

Town Board Workshops are on an as needed basis. 

Due to Covid-19 we will follow the same protocol as Town Board meetings.  Dates will be listed here when they are scheduled.

October 28th at 6:30 pm for the budget has been cancelled.

 

 

 

 

Planning Board Meeting

Meets the second Monday of the month at 6:30 pm.

There will be a special meeting of the Planning Board on November 4th at 6:30 pm to review the proposed Wind Law.

The meetings are currently  closed to the public.  However, you may virtually attend.   For instructions to virtually attend, please click here: PLANNING BOARD MEETING PROCEDURES

 

Zoning Board Meeting

Meets as needed.  The meetings are currently closed to the public.  However, you may virtually attend. Please see the planning board meeting procedures above to virtually attend the meeting.

October 21st at 7 pm to discuss an interpretation of zoning law.

Court Sessions

The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Thursday of the month at 6 pm
For additional information
Call 585-589-5100 ext. 107 after 4 pm on Court nights

Town Highlights

The Department of Motor Vehicles will have extended hours for renewal only appointments for License, registration and non-driver I.D.’s and duplicates during early voting on Tuesday and Wednesday (Oct. 27 & 28) from 5:15 – 7:45 pm and Saturday, October 31st from 9 am to 1:45 pm.  Please remember to make an appointment with them.

Early Voting dates and times are: Wednesday October 28th 9 am – 8 pm, Thursday October 29th & Friday October 30th 9 am – 5 pm, Saturday October 31st & Sunday November 1st 9 am – 2 pm.  The location for early voting is at the Orleans County Board of Elections office (14016 State Route 31, Albion).

A public hearing has been for November 18th at 6:30 pm to discuss the proposed zoning change from Residential 1 District to Agricultural/Residential District along with the expansion of the business district.

The Barre Betterment Committee will be hosting a Trunk or Treat on October 31st from 2 pm until 4 pm at the Barre Park.  They will also be hosting a Hunters Brunch on November 21st from 10 am to 2 pm.

Proposed Local Law 3 of 2020 on Wind Law

COVID Guidelines Orleans Midget League2

AES DE Solar Proposal-Town of Barre for the Town Park-08.10.20

Attention water district 9 residents:  Sergi Construction is installing the curb stops which residents hook up to.  This process will take a couple of weeks.  Approval is still needed from the County Health Department before anyone can hook up.  Meters may be picked up at a cost of $350.00.

THE TOWN HALL DOORS ARE NOW UNLOCKED AS OF JUNE 15TH DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS..  PLEASE FOLLOW ALL HEALTH PROTOCOLS WHEN ENTERING AND INSIDE THE TOWN HALL. YOU MAY STILL USE THE DROP BOX OR CALL AND MAKE AN APPOINTMENT.  PLEASE CONTINUE TO CONTACT  THE BUILDING INSPECTOR/CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER  AND MAKE AN APPOINTMENT.   THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION. 

PER DIRECTIVE FROM THE OFFICE COURT ADMINISTRATIVE ALL COURT MATTERS ARE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

TOWN OF BARRE SPECTRUM CABLE MAP  Please note that the pinkish lines are where the new fiber optic connections are going.

For the most updated information on opening Orleans County and New York State please click:   https://forward.NY.gov  

https://forward.ny.gov/phase-three-industries

Barre Final Roll 2020

 2020 Barre Tent Roll notice         Barre Tentative Assessment Roll 2020

Heritage Wind’s application has been received at the Town Hall.  Anyone wishing to look at it must call the Town Hall and make an appointment.

Immediate Release Message Lynne M. Johnson

A reminder that the Barre Betterment is hosing a Barre calendar photo contest.  Entry forms are available on the counter, our Facebook page link or ask a committee member.

FYI:  County of Orleans Department of Mental Health

Heritage Wind Notice of Submission of Application

Information on bail reform Bail Reform

V & T Section 1219 addresses the issue of placing obstructions onto a highway V & T Section 1219

Solar Law 2019

We still have Bicentennial t-shirts available for $10.00.  We also still have historical books available for $10.00.  Please see the Town Clerk during normal business hours to make your purchase.

“Know your Facts USA” is recording our Town Board meetings as well as informational gatherings and providing the recordings to the town.  For those town residents that are unable to attend a meeting and wish to be informed please click on the link shown here:  http://knowyourfactsusa.org/category/barre-townhall/

– For those desiring genealogical information, please contact Hollis Canham of the County Genealogical Society. The Town Historian does not have such information.

Contact Us

Town of Barre, response to COVID-19

THE TOWN HALL IS NOW OPEN AS OF JUNE 15TH DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS. PLEASE FOLLOW ALL HEALTH PROTOCOLS WHEN ENTERING AND INSIDE THE TOWN HALL. YOU MAY STILL USE THE DROP BOX OR CALL AND MAKE AN APPOINTMENT. PLEASE CONTINUE TO CONTACT THE BUILDING INSPECTOR/CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER AND MAKE AN APPOINTMENT. THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION. PHONE 585-589-5100.

PER DIRECTIVE FROM THE OFFICE COURT ADMINISTRATIVE ALL COURT MATTERS ARE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

Thank you,
Town of Barre