Upcoming Events

  1. Board of Health MeetingAgenda
    1. Health Agents Reports
    2. Inspection Reports
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Flu clinic update
    5. Bed bug presentation update
    6. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    7. Upcoming Meetings
    8. Public comments if time allows
    Tue, Oct 21 06:00 pm
  2. Personnel Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Call to order/ Joint meeting of Select Board and Personnel Board
    2. Review and approve minutes of the Oct. 15 meeting
    3. Follow-up on Benefits discussed on Oct 15 and continue with review of the benefits section of the zpersonnel Policies and Procedures Maunal (PPP)
    4. Time permitting review Grievance section or consider policies not included in earlier version of the PPP
    5. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    6. Set dates for Upcoming Meetings
    7. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Oct 22 07:00 pm
  3. Planning Board MeetingAgenda

     

    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 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

     Adjourn the Meeting

    Wed, Oct 22 07:30 pm
  4. Conservation Commission MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Clark Chicken Coop Emergency Order Update
    4. DAR State Forest Bridge Abutments Update
    5. Tennessee Gas Pipeline Maps
    6. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    7. Upcoming Meetings
    8. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Oct 22 07:30 pm
  5. Historical Commission MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Topic: Spruce Corner Cell Tower application review, Town 250th anniversary planning
    5. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    6. Upcoming Meetings
    7. Adjourn the Meeting
    Thu, Oct 23 07:00 pm
  6. Technology Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Broadband
    4. Office 365
    5. Town Hall IT
    6. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    7. Upcoming Meetings
    8. Adjourn the Meeting
    Fri, Oct 24 09:00 am
  7. Sewer HearingAgenda

    The Ashfield Sewer Commission will conduct a public hearing concerning proposed changes to Sewer Regulations.  You can find proposed changes on the Sewer Commission page on the website, at town hall, or at the Treatment Plant.

    The hearing will be held at 5pm on Thursday, November 20th at the Ashfield Wastewater Treatment Plant, 705 Conway Road, Ashfield MA.

    Thu, Nov 20 05:00 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

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 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.

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