Upcoming Events

  1. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments - Robin Sherman Ashfield House
    3. Minutes
    4. Signatures - Commitments, Warrants, Monthly Lists
    5. Buckland/Ashfield Town Line
    6. Annual Report
    7. Budget
    8. ATB   Luce vs. Ashfield Decision
    9. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    10. Upcoming Meetings
    11. Adjourn the Meeting

    Executive Session- Abatements and Exemptions

    Mon, Feb 2 06:00 pm
  2. Select Board & Finance Committee MeetingAgenda

    Select Board & Finance Committee FY16 Budget Meeting

    1. Open the Meeting (Chairs)
    2. Budget overview; Division of Local Services (DLS) Town of Ashfield Review of Financial Operations Report; Budgets for Historical Commission, Animal Control, Conservation Commission, Emergency Management Director, Police, Library
    3. Select Board only: Sign CDBG-DR revised Duplication of Benefits Certification
    4. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair(s) 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    5. Next Select Board & Finance Committee budget meeting: Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 6:00 pm
    6. Close
    Mon, Feb 2 07:00 pm
  3. Planning Board MeetingAgenda
      1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
      2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
      3. Review Mail
      4. Discussion of associate member bylaw
      5. Discussion of changes to telecommunications bylaw
      6. Discussion on Senior Housing Draft Bylaw
      7. Possible Update and discussion on wind power
      8. Check on status open space plan.
      9. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
      10. Upcoming Meetings
      11. Adjourn the Meeting

     

     

     

    Wed, Feb 4 07:30 pm
  4. Zoning Board of Appeals MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Continue public hearing of case 2014-2, application from Laura Quinn for a variance to site a mobile home at Buckland Road (Map 4-1, lot 13)
    4. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    5. Upcoming Meetings
    6. Adjourn the Meeting
    Thu, Feb 5 07:00 pm

Welcome

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

MTRSD Long Range Planning Committee Results

"Sustainable Schools: Recommendations for the Mohawk Trail Regional School District". Attached white paper and presentation prepared by the Mohawk Trail Regional School District Long Range Planning Committee, a special committee of the Mohawk Trail Regional School Committee

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Readings of the hilarious and moving "Dixie Swim Club"

Showings are free and will happen at 2 and 7p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31, at Community Hall at 521 Main Street in Ashfield.  It's a comedy about five women who swam on a North Carolina college team together...

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Property Cards and Maps

Ashfield now has property cards and maps available online.

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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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 lcournoyer@fcrhra.org.

Ashfield History Project

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

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