Refuse, Trash, or Garbage Collection
County-wide refuse is collected by
Call 800-330-717 for any issues regarding trash pickup.
Recycling bins inquiries should be directed to Orleans County. If you have built a new home you can arrange a bin through them. See Recycling Guidelines
The Town of Barre encompasses Town, County, and State roads. Please note that the Town of Barre plows both Town and County roads in the winter. If your mailbox was knocked over by a plow, and you live on a Town or County road, please contact the Town of Barre Highway Department
The new Barre Park offers the public a regulation baseball diamond, and a multi-use field for soccer, football, or softball. Additionally, a playground and a little league field are available for the young ones. Park hours are from sunrise to sunset. To schedule games on the playing fields please contact Larry Gaylard at 585-590-9968.
Department of Motor Vehicles
You may contact the Orleans County DMV by calling (585) 589 – 3214
Dog Restrictions in the Town of Barre
It is unlawful for dog owners within the Town of Barre to allow their dogs to engage in habitual howling, barking, crying or whining or conduct itself in such a manner as to unreasonably and habitually disturb the comfort of persons other than the dog owner. There is no leash law for dogs in the Town of Barre.
All dog licenses are now being handled entirely by the Town of Barre. For renewals, make sure you have a current rabies vaccination for your dog. You may obtain a dog license for dogs over 4 months of age from the Town Clerk at our Town Hall Offices on West Barre Road in Barre. Annual license fee is seven dollars for a spayed or neutered dog, and fifteen dollars for an unspayed or unneutered dog. A spay/neuter certificate may be required. Please contact the Town Clerk for more information.
Free Rabies Clinic Proof of Vaccinations
If your pet was vaccinated against Rabies at a local Free Rabies Clinic, please contact the Orleans County Health Department.
(585) 589 – 3278.
Helpful Genealogy Resources
Hoag Library (585) 589 – 4246
Orleans County GenWeb Page
Rootsweb Genealogy for Barre, NY
Please check with the Town Clerk to see what other available records the Town of Barre may be able to provide. Genealogy information provided from the town can be obtained for a $10 fee.