Upcoming Events

  1. Finance Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments - none
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Review and Vote on Articles 6 and 30 of ATM Warrant
    5. Update on VEAC, BEST (David)
    6. Update on Broadband and its financing (Ted)
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Upcoming Meetings
    9. Adjourn the Meeting
    Sat, May 7 09:00 am
  2. Select Board MeetingAgenda

    1.  MEETING CONVENES
         A.  Announcement on recording devices
    2.  REVIEW MINUTES, WARRANTS
    3.  APPOINTMENTS WITH BOARD OF SELECTMEN
    4.  DISCUSSION/DECISION ITEMS
         A.  Annual Town Meeting Warrant
         B.  FY2017 Budget
    5.  INTERIM TOWN ADMINISTRATOR’S REPORT
    6.  MAIL
    7.  LIAISON
    8.  PUBLIC COMMENT
    9.  * ITEMS NOT REASONABLY ANTICIPATED BY THE CHAIR 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE OF THE MEETING
    10. UPCOMING MEETINGS
    11. ADJOURN

    Sat, May 7 09:30 am
  3. Town Hall Building Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Approve minutes for 4/11/2016
    2. Stage Curtains
    3. Stair-tread safety
    4. Old front door panic bars
    5. Office insulation deadline
    6. Piano needs
    7. Office Re-arrangements 
    8. Sticking Door
    9. Items not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    10. Schedule next meeting June 13, 2016
    Mon, May 9 07:00 pm
  4. Select Board MeetingAgenda

    1.  MEETING CONVENES
         A.  Announcement on recording devices
    2.  REVIEW MINUTES, WARRANTS
         A.  Minutes – 04-15-16, 05-02-2016
    3.  APPOINTMENTS WITH BOARD OF SELECTMEN
    4.  DISCUSSION/DECISION ITEMS
         A.  Reorganization of Select Board
         B.  Open Space & Recreation Plan Committee Appointment request; Barbara Miller
         C.  Draft Special Town Meeting Warrant; 6/13/2016
         D.  MEMA Regional Mutual Aid Agreement
         E.  Town Common Use Application – Ashfield Community Band, 8/16/2016
         F.  By-Law discussion and approach – Large-scale, industrial construction projects
    5.  INTERIM TOWN ADMINISTRATOR’S REPORT
    6.  MAIL
    7.  LIAISON
    8.  PUBLIC COMMENT
    9.  * ITEMS NOT REASONABLY ANTICIPATED BY THE CHAIR 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE OF THE MEETING
    10. UPCOMING MEETINGS
    11. ADJOURN


    Mon, May 9 07:00 pm
  5. Conservation Commission MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Ground-mounted Solar Array on Corens Property
    4. RDA Hearing on Wiitanen Project
    5. Emily Stockman on O'Brian Buckland Road Project
    6. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    7. Upcoming Meetings
    8. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, May 11 07:30 pm

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Town News

Annual Town Meeting May 7th

Saturday May 7th beginning at 10am in Town Hall.   Documents for this meeting may be viewed clicking the links below.

Budget Presentation 
ATM Warrant 
Final Rowe Warrant Article 
Final Warrant Amendment Procedure 
MTRSD Agreement DESE Approved for Ashfield
Regional Agreement Additonal Tracking Information

Erosion Project Meeting

Please read this flyer for information about a joint Ashfield / Conway meeting on Tuesday, March 29th  for South River Watershed erosion assessment and control.

Town Caucus Results 2016

Town Caucus results may be viewed here.

“One Call System” (Blackboard Connect)

Please click the Blackboard Connect link above to view a message about the Blackboard Connect emergency phone call system in Ashfield.

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Notice of Intent from Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

The following notice was provided to the town from the Federal Regulatory Commission regarding the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company's Northeast Energy Direct Proposal.  Please click the article title to view the attachment.

Tighe & Bond Study

The Tighe & Bond report on the Ashfield Pond Dam and the Sanderson Academy Retaining Wall, presented on Janary 15th, may be viewed by clicking the link in this article.

Housing Rehabilitation Grants

Ashfield has been awarded a Franklin County Regional Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) Housing Rehabilitation grant. The funds from the grant are currently being distributed. 

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Ashfield History Project

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