About The Town of Rutland
Original Town of Rutland was chartered in 1761 and was later divided into; the
Town of Proctor, the Town of West Rutland and the City of Rutland. The present
12,000 acre Town of Rutland is home to considerable commercial activity as well
as a siginificant number of manufacturing jobs.
With a population
of slightly over 4000 residents the Town of Rutland is the third largest municipality
in Rutland County, Vermont. Manufactures such as General Electric and Isovolta
Inc. are located in the southern section of the Town along with the Diamond Run
Shopping Mall and the Green Mountain Shopping Plaza. With world class skiing just
up the road, at the Killington and Pico ski areas, there are over 400 hotel and
motel rooms in the Town of Rutland as well as numerous restaurants well staffed
and ready to serve their quests.
The Town of Rutland Vermont was
the first Vermont Town to establish a web presence when it launched this site
in February 1996. Town officials are committed to providing useful information
to town residents as well as access to local government. In order to keep the
public up to date on local government activities you will find the Select Board,
Planning Commission, Recreation Commission meeting minutes here on our site.
Thank you for visiting our web site and consider traveling to our town
to meet the the very people that make the Town of Rutland a great place to live,
work and play.