The Assessor's Office is responsible for appraisal and assessment of all taxable real estate and personal property; maintenance of property information records, sales information, and tax maps; and providing information to other departments, outside agencies, and the general public.
Building Inspector / Health Officer
The Building Inspector and Health Officer is a Division of the Montpelier Planning and Development Department. One full time Assistant Building Inspector/Assistant Health Officer staffs the division.
The carved stones in Montpelier’s cemeteries are daily reminders of those who came before and helped lay the foundation and character of this city.
Visit the City Clerk for licenses, vital records, marriage licenses, and property tax information.
City Council & Mayor
The City Council is the legislative body of the community responsible for developing policies and ordinances that preserve and protect the health, safety, and welfare of all our residents.
The City Manager is the head of city government, and is responsible to the City Council for the administration of the affairs of the city, and carrying out the policies of the City Council.
Community Justice Center
The Montpelier Community Justice Center improves community health and safety by helping people whose lives are disrupted by conflict or crime.
Community Services Department
The Community Services Department provides for the health and wellbeing of Montpelier residents and visitors by offering cultural, recreational, social, and outdoor opportunities for all people of all ages.
The mission of the Finance Department is to ensure that all resources of the City of Montpelier are managed and accounted for in an effective and efficient manner, that all financial records are presented in a timely, accurate and meaningful format and that all staff members work toward continuous improvement and professional service.
Fire & Ambulance
Full-time personnel support the prevention activities and provide the initial response to emergency incidents as they occur. The Department also provides Emergency Medical Services to the community.
Planning & Community Development
The Planning and Community Development Department is driven to serve the community by facilitating the creation and preservation of a healthy, safe, sustainable, and high quality living environment through the management of an effective and on-going planning and implementation process.
The Montpelier Police Department will be devoted to providing professional and quality police services, and will strive to remain effective, efficient, and responsive to the changing needs of our community while providing a safe environment that enhances the quality of life in Montpelier.
The Public Works Department is the largest of city departments and is responsible for providing a variety of services to the residents of Montpelier.