Town Hall Information - Please read

We made a very hard decision on Friday to close Town Hall for the next two weeks, or until we feel it is safe to return to normal hours. 

Presidential Preference Primary

Press Releases03/19/2020Statement of Secretary of the State Denise Merrill on the Date of Connecticut's Presidential Preference Primary 

Message from Northwestern Regional 7 High School

Community Members, 

Recreation News March 2020

Barkhamsted Recreation Activities  Even though our regularly scheduled spring programs are postponed at this time, we have... more ››

Updated Information on Actions related to the COVID 19 Virus

We have established a webpage on the Town's homepage which will be updated... more ››

Stanclift Cove Summer Employment Opportunities

The Stanclift Cove Authority is seeking Lifeguards and Supervisors for the 2020 Summer Season.  Please... more ››

Coronavirus Update

There is a great deal of media hype about the Coronavirus (COVID 19).  In an effort to provide the latest and most realistic information,... more ››

Assessor's Office Hours - Week of March 9, 2020

Please be advised that the Assessor's office will have adjusted hours for the week of March 9, 2020. Monday - 11 am to 4 pmTuesday - 12:30... more ››


Barkhamsted Youth Baseball - Registration is now open!

Visit for more information or to register.

Summer Employment Opportunity - Assistant River Stewards

The Farmington River Coordinating Committee is accepting applications for Assistant River Stewards Summer 2020 to help with education and... more ››

Barkhamsted Trains

Barkhamsted Historical Society Event

Timber Harvest - American Legion State Forest

The CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is beginning a timber harvest on the portion of American Legion State Forest that... more ››

Eversource Energy Assistance Programs Available

Eversource Reminds Customers of Various Programs Offered to Help Manage Energy Bills

Kindergarten 2020 - 2021

Children Entering Kindergarten in September 2020

Winter Advisory - Parking during Storms

Winter is clearly upon us.  As a reminder, parking on public roads is not allowed during storms.  Please familiarize yourself with the... more ››

Box of Hope Reminder

This is just a reminder that there is a "Box of Hope" located behind the Town Hall.  Currently there is pasta, canned items, diapers,... more ››

Personal Property Declarations - Town of Barkhamsted


Storm Safety Check List

Eversouce has provided a Storm Check List that you may find helpful in the coming months.  Please... more ››


Due to recent automobile break ins and thefts in Barkhamsted we would like to remind everyone to be diligent in keeping their cars locked... more ››

Barkhamsted Housing Trust Update

Several residents in Town have formed a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization, the Barkhamsted Housing Trust, LLC, whose objective is to develop... more ››