Upcoming Events

  1. Historical Commission MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Topic: Ashfield 250 Celebration
    5. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    6. Upcoming Meetings
    7. Adjourn the Meeting
    Tue, Mar 31 07:00 pm
  2. Planning Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review Mail
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Discussion of Associate Member Bylaw
    5. Discussion of changes to Telecommunications Bylaw
    6. Discussion on Senior Citizen 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, Apr 1 07:30 pm
  3. Finance Committee 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 6 05:30 pm
  4. Finance Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments - Jacqueline Cooper with grant application to the Mary Priscilla Howes Fund; discuss future grant making criteria.
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings: March 16, 2015; March 23, 2015; March 25, 2015; March 30, 2015.
    4. Transfer of Funds from Finance Committee's Reserve Fund to FRCOG Radio and Town Administrator Search Expense
    5. Review and vote on recommendations re: warrant articles for April 6, 2015 Special Town Meeting.
    6. Discuss DLS's Financial Management Review recommendation re: appointed FinCom vs. elected FinCom
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Upcoming Meetings
    9. Adjourn the Meeting
    Mon, Apr 6 05:30 pm
  5. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments:  Gougeon, Streeter
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings - March 16, 2015
    4. Signatures:  MV Commitment, Abatement Certificate,
    5. Motor Vehicle Abatement
    6. Crowningshield Forest Management Plan
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Upcoming Meetings:  April 20
    9. Adjourn the Meeting

    Executive Session:  Abatements and Exemptions

     

    The BOA will go into a short break at 7:00 p.m. to attend the Special Town Meeting.  The meeting will resume after the Special Town Meeting.

    Mon, Apr 6 06:00 pm
  6. Parks Commission MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. upper park, preparing for furniture placement.
    5. lower park, preparing for cleanup, hiring new lifeguard. Reviewing opening of beach.
    6. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    7. Upcoming Meetings
    8. Adjourn the Meeting
    Thu, Apr 9 07:00 pm
  7. Planning Board MeetingAgenda
    1. PUBLIC HEARING
    2. Open the Meeting (Chair) 
    3. Review Minutes
    4. Review Mail
    5. Ashfield Senior Housing Bylaw:  Set standards for multi-unit senior housing within a new zoning district in the town center of Ashfield
    6. Changes to the Telecommunications Facilities Bylaw including exemptions for small antennae and co-location, restrictions on setback, camouflage, impact statements
    7. Change Bylaw to allow Associate Member to serve on the Planning Board
    8. Upcoming Meetings
    9. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Apr 15 07:30 pm
  8. Technology Committee MeetingAgenda

    Broadband Informational Town Meeting

     

    Thu, Apr 16 07:00 pm
  9. Technology Committee MeetingAgenda

    Broadband Information Town Meeting

    Sun, Apr 26 01:00 pm
Ashfield Fire Station - fire conditions

Visit fire station for current conditions

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Fire Department

Resources

  • Burn Permit

    Fire Department

    Location

      412 Main Street, P.O. Box 560
    • (413) 628-4441 ext. 2
    • Fax: (413) 628-0184
    • e-mail: afd@ashfield.org

    Meeting Schedule

    Fire Department Monthly Meetings First Wednesday of every month.
    Ashfield is an on-call Fire Department

    Fire Department Personnel

    Chief: Del Haskins
    Assistant Chief: Alan Taylor
    Fire Captains: Matt Haskins, Michael Purcell
    Fire Lieutenants: Kyle Walker, Jacob Niquette 
    EMT: Kyle Walker, Colleen Scott, Michael Purcell, Jacob Niquette, Andre Chaput
    Medical Director: Kyle Walker
    Firefighters Doug Field, Deb Craven, Bill Burnett, Donna Sarro, Doug Mollison, Tiertz Schwartz, Andre' Chapet, Colleen Scott, Trevor Meservey, Owen Robertson, Jared Taylor, David Christenson, Tim Williams, Bryan Dufresne
    Auxillary Members Jo Burnett, Fred Howes, Walt Craven, Karen Haskins, Dianne Field, Susan Urquhart, Bill Perlman, Alan Suprenant, Sunil Leue,  Penny Mollison

    Burning Season January 15th  to May 1st  click here for a Franklin County burn permit.