Welcome to the website for the Town of Ashfield.  This site primarily includes news and information about town government and related municipal operations locally and regionally.  Use the menu navigation above to locate a town service, department, committee, commission or board.

At this site you can also find information describing the town including its businesses, organizations, products, and attractions.

Town News

Ashfield Citizen Scholarship Applications

Applications are now available for the 2016 VanValkenburg and Ashfield Citizen/Fall Festival scholarships. Click the "read more" link to download the pdf applications. Instructions for applying for these scholarships are included on the applications.


A New Year, A New Phone Book!

A small group of people has been meeting to organize the revision of the 2011 Ashfield Directory to be available in the Spring of 2017.  The data collection will occur over the next few months. February 15, 2017 will be the data collection deadline. April 1, 2017 is the printing deadline. You can download the form here.


Public Service Announcement

For Immediate Release

In the interests of public safety, the Town of Ashfield will be closing a portion of Apple Valley Road beginning on December 5, 2016, until further notice.

The portion of the road to be closed is approximately 1.9 miles northwest of the intersection of Route 112, known as Ashfield Mountain Road, to the intersection of Tatro Road. There will be no through traffic, so users should seek alternate routes.



Request for Quotes for Belding Memorial Library Steps Repair and Restoration

Under the provisions of M.G.L. c.149, 44A-44J, the Town of Ashfield requests written quotes for repair and restoration of the Belding Memorial Library steps located at 344 Main Street, Ashfield, MA 01330.

Quotes should be titled “Belding Memorial Library Steps Repairs” and will be received by the Chief Procurement Officer, 412 Main Street, PO Box 560, Ashfield MA 01330, until November 30, 2016 at 2:00 pm.

A pre-bid site meeting will be held Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 2:00pm at the Belding Memorial Library, 344 Main Street, Ashfield, MA 01330.

Wage rates for this bid are subject to prevailing wage rates per MGL Chapter 149 inclusive.

To receive the Scope of Work, you may contact Kayce Warren, Chief Procurement Officer, Town of Ashfield, at 413-628-4441 ext. 7 or email your request to townadmin@ashfield.org

The awarding authority is the Town of Ashfield Select Board. The Town of Ashfield reserves the right to accept or reject any or all quotes in total or in part as they may deem to be in the best public interest.

“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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