Upcoming Events

  1. Select Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Open
    2. Review Annual Town Meeting (ATM) warrant motions with Finance Committee and Moderator
    3. Regional Pipeline Advisory Committee: Report from committee representative Jim Cutler
    4. Minutes
    5. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    6. Next Meeting: Monday, May 4, 2015
    7. Close
    Mon, Apr 27 07:00 pm
  2. Finance Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open
    2. Review Annual Town Meeting (ATM) warrant motions with Select Board and Moderator
    3. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    4. Close
    Mon, Apr 27 07:00 pm
  3. Library MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Topic
    5. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    6. Upcoming Meetings
    7. Adjourn the Meeting
    Mon, Apr 27 07:30 pm
  4. Town Administrator Search Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Executive Session to interview candidates
    3. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    4. Upcoming Meetings
    5. Adjourn the Meeting
    Tue, Apr 28 02:30 pm
  5. Historical Commission MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Topic: 250th Anniversary
    5. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    6. Upcoming Meetings
    7. Adjourn the Meeting
    Tue, Apr 28 07:00 pm
  6. Town Administrator Search Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Executive Session to interview candidates
    3. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    4. Upcoming Meetings
    5. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Apr 29 02:30 pm
  7. Town Administrator Search Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Executive Session to review interviews
    3. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    4. Upcoming Meetings
    5. Adjourn the Meeting
    Thu, Apr 30 08:00 am
  8. Planning Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review Mail
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meeting and April 15th Special Meeting
    4. Discuss Associate Member Bylaw
    5. Discuss changes to Telecommunications Bylaw
    6. Discuss Senior Housing Draft Bylaw
    7. Possible update and discussion on wind power
    8. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    9. Upcoming Meetings
    10. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, May 6 07:30 pm

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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

Annual Town Meeting May 2nd

Annual Town Meeting and local elections will be held on Saturday, May 02, 2015 at 10 a.m. Polls will be open from 10:10 a.m. till 6 p.m.

Broadband Internet for Ashfield

It's time to bring high-speed fiber internet to all of Ashfield! Help all residents get access to modern, high speed internet service by signing up for WiredWest’s broadband fiber service. 40% of the town households must sign up by June 30 for the town to qualify to participate in the WiredWest regional network. Learn more on our Broadband Information page

Special Town Meeting

There will be a Special Town Meeting on Monday, April 6th 2015 at Ashfield Town Hall at 7pm.  Here is a link to the warrant for the STM.

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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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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