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 no further Workshop Meetings


Planning Board Meeting

2nd Monday of every month @ 6:30 pm

Zoning Board Meeting

Meets as needed

Court Sessions

The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Thursday of the month at 6 pm
For additional information
Call 585-589-5100 ext. 14 after 4 pm on Court nights

Town Highlights

Do you need a quick Christmas gift?  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.

The Planning Board has an opening for an alternate.  Please submit a letter of intent by December 7th at the close of business  to the Town Clerk if you are interested in applying.

The Zoning Board of Appeals has an opening for an alternate member.  Please submit a letter of intent by December 14th at the close of business to the Town Clerk if you are interested in applying.

The Planning Board at the request of the town board is in the process of developing a solar law policy.  If you have any comments/questions, please contact any of the following Planning Board members; Tom Keeler, Wes Miller, Jean Peglow, John Depatie, Kurk Dudley, Kirk Mathes, Steve Harling or Dr. George McKenna.  Please click on the link to see what has been developed so far.  Solar Law in progress

Heritage Wind’s final proposal for wind energy modifications:  Proposed Amendments to Barre Wind Law

The Barre Betterment Committee will be meeting on November 20th at 7 pm.  The location will be 4759 Oak Orchard Road.  Please call Cindi Vanleishout, 585-590-7503 or Kelly Dudley, 585-746-1677 with any questions you may have.

Barre Community – Heritage Wind – Survey Results Memo & Summary

“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:

Barre Final Roll 2018

Water District 8 residents are now able to hook up to the water.  The home owner may come in to the Town Clerk to sign up and obtain their water meter.

Barre Tentative Roll 2018

Barre Final Assessment Roll 2017

Niagara and Orleans counties to receive 95% broadband coverage Read more…

– Getting neighbors together makes solar power easier to install, and more affordable than ever. Read more about “Solarize Orleans”.

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

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