Welcome to Bolivar, where history, community, and natural beauty combine. Bolivar is a town of 1,100 located in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia, adjacent to the town of Harpers Ferry, and surrounded by the Harpers Ferry National Historic Park. The town of Bolivar is just one mile from the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers, off U.S. Route 340, an hour from Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD.


60 Panama StreetHarpers FerryWV 25425, United States             304-535-2476

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  • Bolivar Planning Commission Positions Available: The Corporation of Bolivar will be accepting letters of interest to fill two positions on the Bolivar Planning Commission. The positions are available immediately. Any persons interested may submit their letters of interest to the Town of Bolivar, PO Box 37, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 or email, Attn: Laura Whittington. The deadline to submit your letters are June 10, 2015.

  • 2015 Bolivar Municipal Election: The 2015 Bolivar Municipal Election will be held at the Bolivar Community Center on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 from 6:30am to 7:30 pm. Early voting will start in the Town Administrator's Office on Wednesday, May 20th during regular office hours, and will also be conducted on Saturdays May 23rd and May 30th from 9:00am to 5:00pm. For a sample ballot, please click here.

  • ​​Facebook: The Town of Bolivar is now on Facebook! You will now be able to get news, alerts, and event information on your Facebook News Feed by joining our new 'Town of Bolivar WV' page. To visit the page, click here.


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