Town of Starksboro

Town News

Cota Field Pavilion

The Cota Recreation Field and area is a treasured asset for the Town of Starksboro and we encourage residents to enjoy the nature trail and access to Lewis Creek. If you are interested in reserving the pavilion for a private gathering, please contact Amy at the Town Clerk's office. She can provide details on use of the space and ensure availability. 

Reservation form


Creekside Trail

Take a look at the full map of the Creekside Trail. The trail is open to the public and parking is available at the Cota field area near where the trail begins. 

Trail Map

QR code for map

Snowmobile trail request info

The Selectboard has received a request from the Mt. Abe Snow Sports Snowmobile Club for permission to use portions of town roads for trail connections in the areas of Ireland, Conway, and Sam Stokes roads in Starksboro. Information about the request and consideration is available below. A written decision will be issues by the Selectboard. 

4/26/22 Deliberative session

Dog licenses

Please ensure you have registered your dogs with the town office. Forms are available at the town office or call us and we will mail you a copy. If you need assistance, please contact Amy at 802-453-2639. 

Licenses are now overdue. Please register your dog as soon as possible. 



A huge THANK YOU to Terry and the team from WCVT for hanging U.S. flags along VT Route 116 through the village of Starksboro. 

The village corridor is looking beautiful for all those who travel through our special little town. 

Public Library

The Starksboro Public Library is open to the public. Visit the library website for more details. 

Hours: Mon 10 - 6 |  Thurs 10 - 5 | Sat 9 - 2

WIFI is available 24/7 outside the building in the municipal parking area. 

Community Forum follow up

The Selectboard held an informational community forum regarding the future of Robinson School on Tuesday, August 10, 2021. 

Presentation from Selectboard

Q & A recording