The Town of Dorset is governed by a Selectboard - Manager and Town meeting form of government. Each year on the first Tuesday in March voting residents approve the municipal and school district budgets for Dorset. Dorset is home to 2,100 full time year round residents with a larger summer time population that can reach over 3,000.
Municipal Services Include:
Year round Public Road Maintenance
Recreational Properties & Programs
Fire Protection Service
Planning, Zoning & Land Use regulation
Solid Waste Disposal (via Casella Waste Transfer Station in East Dorset)