Upcoming Events

  1. Board of Health MeetingAgenda
    1. Health Agents Reports
    2. Inspection Reports
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Maven update
    5. Flu Clinic
    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, Sep 16 06:00 pm
  2. Green Communities Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Energy Manager job description
    4. Review on going projects for Town Hall & Library
    5. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    6. Upcoming Meetings
    7. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Sep 17 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 on telecommunications tower special permit application
    5. Anne Capra Madox has a few questions.
    6.  Discussion of associate member bylaw
    7.  Discussion of changes to telecommunications bylaw. 
    8.  Discussion on Senior Housing Draft Bylaw
    9.   Possible Update and discussion on wind power
    10. Check on status open space plan.
    11.   Items not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    12.   Upcoming Meetings
    13.  Adjourn the Meeting

     

    Wed, Sep 17 07:30 pm
  4. Historical Commission MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Topic: Town 250th Anniversary
    5. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    6. Upcoming Meetings
    7. Adjourn the Meeting
    Thu, Sep 18 07:30 pm
  5. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments-  CAI Technologies Tim Lafountain will be calling in to demonstrate to the Board the new online manager system
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings-  September 8, 2014
    4. Chapter Land Applications
    5. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    6. Upcoming Meetings
    7. Adjourn the Meeting
    Mon, Sep 22 06:00 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

Special Town Meeting

There will be a special town meeting on September 22nd at 7pm in Ashfield Town Hall.  There are five warrant articles including one related to wireless broadband and four related to proposed expenditure transfers. Please read the attached signed warrant for details.

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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Website Updates

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