Upcoming Events

  1. Green Communities Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Solarize Mass grant discussion
    4. Job description for energy manager and next steps
    5. Review status of approved projects
    6. Discuss and prioritize potential projects
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Upcoming Meetings
    9. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Aug 20 07:00 pm
  2. Planning Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Wed, 20th Aug, 19:30 – 20:30

      Where Ashfield Town Hall,412 Main Street, Ashfield MA 01330 (map)

      Description

      1. Open the Meeting
      2.  Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
      3.  Review mail
      4. Discussion on telecommunications tower special permit application
      5.  Discussion of associate member bylaw
      6.  Discussion of small changes to telecommunications bylaw.
      7.  Discussion on Senior Housing Draft Bylaw
      8.   Possible Update and discussion on wind power
      9. Check on status open space plan.
      10.   Items not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
      11.   Upcoming Meetings
      12.  Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Aug 20 07:30 pm
  3. Technology Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Town Hall Steeple and Hilltown Networks
    4. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    5. Adjourn the Meeting
    Thu, Aug 21 09:00 am
  4. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings -  August 5, 2014
    4. Signatures:  Payment Vouchers
    5. Old Business:  Land Values FY14 BC Neighborhood, Property Card Changes Protocol, Boat Excise, CAI Online
    6. New Business: 
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Upcoming Meetings:  September 8
    9. Executive Session for litigation
    10. Adjourn the Meeting
    Mon, Aug 25 06:00 pm

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Welcome

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

Town News

Ashfield Town Hall Bicentennial

There will be a Bicentennial Celebration of the Ashfield Town Hall on Saturday, August 2nd starting at 1PM.

Click the article title above to view a flyer for the event.

Ashfield History Project

The Ashfield History Project board of editors will meet on the first and third Wednesday of each month at Project Headquarters, Belding Park.  Click Read More to view the regular meeting agenda for June 4 2014 through May 20 2015.

 

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Serv-Safe Certification in Shelburne Falls

Course and Exams offered Monday, March 17th and Wednesday, March 19th. Registration by February 27th.

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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

The Franklin County Regional Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) is applying for a Community Development Block Grant.

Income eligible homeowners may qualify to bring their homes into code compliance. Please read the flyer to see if you may qualify, or contact Lynn Cournoyer of the Franklin County Regional Housing and Redevelopment Authority at (413) 863-9781 ext 156 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Ashfield History Project

Please participate in the Ashfield History Project by filling out this brief biographical information form.

Website Updates

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