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Proclamation to Recognize WWII Memorial Monument

Please open the link below to view the signed Proclamation to recognize the WWII Memorial Monument.

WWII Proclamation

West Rutland Kindergarten Registration 2015-2016 School Year

If you have a child eligible for kindergarten next fall, please call the school at 438-2288 to register your child.  All students must be five years old on or before August 31, 2015.


Please join us the first Wednesday of every month at the West Rutland Town Hall Auditorium for our Senior Luncheon.  The luncheon starts at 11:30 a.m.  Please RSVP with Christen FitzGerald at 802-438-2263 if you are attending.  You can also email her at  We would love to have you!!



Town of West Rutland challenges the Town of Proctor to a yearlong BLOOD DRIVE

West Rutland – The Town of Proctor has accepted the challenge from the Town of West Rutland for a yearlong Blood Drive.  To capitalize on the friendly rivalry between the two towns and to meet the growing need for blood donations, the two towns announced a Proctor / West Rutland Blood Drive Challenge.

Blood drives will be held at a variety of locations in the two communities throughout the year.  The winner at the end of the year will be awarded a rotating plaque to hang in the town hall for a year and will hold bragging rights in the newest phase of the rivalry.

Drives scheduled for West Rutland thus far are: March 25th from 9:00 to 2:00 at West Rutland Town Hall in the auditorium and April 16th from 1:00 to 6:00 at the West Rutland School in the Gym.  Drive scheduled for Proctor thus far is: April 30th from 12:00 to 5:00 at Proctor High School.  And April 20th noon to 5:00pm at St.Dominics.  More dates to follow!

The Red Cross is also looking for variety of volunteers to help with promotion and support for approximately 6 blood drives throughout the year in both Proctor and West Rutland.

  • Volunteering can be a variety of forms such as: hanging posters, posting to social media or calling friends and neighbors
  • Providing food for the blood drive (sandwiches, soup, baked goods, etc.)
  • Register donors at the blood drive, help in the canteen and support the staff. People interested in helping the Red Cross by volunteering in their town should contact Rich Dow at or call 802 587 9024. People interested in making an appointment should call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit

WWII Memorial Fund

WWII NAMES We finalized the list of veterans, and the new number is 606.   The list contains first name and middle initial if available.  All are verified to be residents of WR prior to the war and/or native to WR and served during the Dec 7 1941 to Sept 2 1945 time period.  Please help us verify that spellings, etc are accurate! brochure page 1

Townwide Yard Sale – May 16, 2015

SAVE THE DATE!  The Town of West Rutland’s Annual Townwide Yard Sale is scheduled for Saturday, May 16th from 8:00am to 2:00pm.   Call today 438-2263 to get your location on the map.


In the Green Mountains

We are tucked away in between the Taconic Mountain Range and the main range of the Green Mountains. We are easy to get to— from old Business Route 4 or exit # 6 off US Route 4.

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The Past Successful Marble Industry

Our landscape has changed since the marble industrial era. The commercial quarries are closed, but the uniqueness and visual reminders of that successful era have not faded.

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West Rutland – A Special Place

Like many small towns in Vermont, residents and visitors think West Rutland is truly a special place. West Rutland's origins revolve around the marble industry. This has created a rich cultural heritage,

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West Rutland Event Calendar

Please check back soon for our latest calendar of event and town happenings!