Below are Local, Regional, State and Federal Links that you may find helpful.

Local Education

Manchester Elementary Middle School (public school grades pre-k through 8)

Burr & Burton Academy (independent school grades 9 through 12)

Maple Street School (private school grades kindergarten through 8)

Northshire Day School (not-for-profit preschool and after-school programs)

Local Media

The Manchester Journal (weekly newspaper)

Rutland Herald (daily newspaper)

Bennington Banner (daily newspaper)

GNAT-TV (local access cable television)

General Town Information

Wikipedia – Manchester, Vermont

Local Not-For-Profit Organizations

Manchester Historical Society

Manchester Community Library

Vermont Reading Partners

Hildene (Lincoln family historic home)

Manchester Farmers’ Market (located at Adams Park)

Manchester Music Festival

Southern Vermont Arts Center

The Collaborative (substance abuse prevention)

Recreation Organizations

Manchester & The Mountains Bicycle Club

Manchester Dog Park (located at Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park)

Riley Rink (ice skating rink)

Manchester Youth Baseball


The Bus (local bus service to Rutland, Vermont)

Green Mountain Community Network (local bus service to Bennington, Vermont)

Southern Vermont Regional Airport (Rutland)

Albany International Airport (Albany, New York)

Rensselaer-Albany Train Station – Amtrak (Rensselaer, New York)

Rutland Train Station – Amtrak (Rutland, Vermont)

Government – State

State of Vermont – General

Governor Peter Shumlin

Lt. Governor Phil Scott

Attorney General William H. Sorrell

State Treasurer Beth Pearce

Secretary of State Jim Condos

State Auditor Douglas R. Hoffer

State Senator Richard Sears (Bennington County)

State Senator Brian Campion (Bennington County)

State Representative Cynthia Browning (Arlington)

State Representative Steven Barry (Manchester)

The Vermont Veterans’ Home in Bennington

Vermont League of Cities and Towns (VLCT)

Government – Federal

United States President Barack Obama

United States Senator Patrick Leahy

United States Senator Bernie Sanders

United States Congressman Peter Welch

Green Mountain National Forest

Regional and Local Government

Bennington County Regional Commission

Village of Manchester, Vermont


Disclaimer: The Town of Manchester provides links to governmental entities, Manchester-based community organizations and not-for-profits. It is the sole discretion of the Town to link to external sites based on the public good. For-profit entities are not permitted. The Town of Manchester is not responsible for the content of the linked web site.