Upcoming Events

  1. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair) in Small Meeting Room
    2. Appointments - None
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings- April 4, 2017
    4. Signatures -  MV Monthly Lists, RE/PP Monthly List, Revised MV Warrant to Collector, Levitre Forest Management Plan
    5. Annual Town Meeting Warrant 
    6. Office Closure- Week of May 15th 
    7. Overlay Account Spreadsheet 
    8. Patriot Properties - Fiscal Year 18-20 Contract
    9. Review FAQ's for Assessors page of the website
    10. MLP Advisory Board Updates
    11. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    12. Upcoming Meetings:  May 9th 
    13. Adjourn the Meeting
    14. Executive Session:  Reason Abatements

    The listing of matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair which may be discussed at the meeting.  Not all items listed may in fact be discussed, and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.

    Mon, May 1 08:00 am
  2. Select Board MeetingAgenda

    1.  MEETING CONVENES
         A.  Announcement on recording devices
    2.  CONSENT AGENDA
         Minutes     4/10/17, 4/18/17  • As Submitted  • As Amended
         Warrants   W17-23 Payroll & Vendor       
    3.  APPOINTMENTS WITH SELECT BOARD
         A.  Superintendent Poissant – Bridge update, culvert grant, Transfer Station improvements
         B.  Chief Bezio – Department Update
         C.  Moderator – ATM Warrant, Motions, Talking Points
    4.  DISCUSSION/DECISION ITEMS
         A.  Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Grant
         B.  Salary Study Update
         C.  Mold Remediation Update
         D.  Broadband Project Status Update
             i.  Matrix Proposal
             ii. W G & E Contract
    5.  TOWN ADMINISTRATOR’S REPORT
    6.  MAIL
    7.  PUBLIC COMMENT
    8.  * ITEMS NOT REASONABLY ANTICIPATED BY THE CHAIR 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE OF THE MEETING
    9.  UPCOMING MEETINGS
    10. ADJOURN
    The listing of matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair which may be discussed at the meeting.  Not all items listed may in fact be discussed, and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.

    Mon, May 1 07:00 pm
  3. Council on Aging MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Treasurer's Report
    4. Budget FY2018
    5. Annual Town Meeting
    6. Discuss Upcoming Meetings - May (Spring Planting( & June (Elmers?)
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Public Comments
    9. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, May 3 02:00 pm
  4. Finance Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Review ATM warrant and vote any additional recommendations
    5. Review and vote any actions re: Police Department's request for transfer of funds
    6. Review, as time permits, any updates re: broadband, MTRSD, Voc Ed, etc.
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Upcoming Meetings
    9. Adjourn the Meeting
    Sat, May 6 09:30 am
  5. Annual Town MeetingAgenda

    In the name of The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby directed to notify and warn the inhabitants of said Town, qualified to vote in elections and in Town affairs, to meet at the Town Hall in said Ashfield on Saturday the sixth of May 2017, at Ten O'Clock in the morning. 

    Copies of the Annual Town Meeting Warrant are available at the Post Office, Town Hall,and on our website as an attachment under the Town Meeting and Election news article. 

    Sat, May 6 10:00 am

Office will be closed on:

  • April 13, 2017
  • May 11, 2017 closed from 8A-2P for training
  • June 20, 2017
  • June 22, 2017

 

Board of Assessors

Members

NameTitleContactTerm
Donna SarroChair2017
Amy Shapiro2018
George Stephan2019

Meetings

The Ashfield Board of Assessors meets bi-monthly at 6 p.m.  All Board of Assessors meetings take place at the Town Hall unless otherwise posted.  Contact the Assessor’s Clerk for information on the next meeting or to make an appointment.

Contact and Hours

Assessor's ClerkJennifer Morse
HoursTuesday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Phone413-628-4441 x6
FAX413-628-0228
Emailassessors@ashfield.org
Address412 Main Street
PO Box 560

Contact the Assessor’s Clerk with questions and issues that need to come before the Board of Assessors.

Purpose

The Board of Assessors shall, in their respective districts, assist the assessors in estimating the value of the real and personal estate in such districts, and in the performance of such other duties as the assessors require. MGL Chapter 41, Section 28

Duties include:

  • Property assessment
  • Abutter’s Lists
  • Abatement and exemption applications

Tax Rate

The tax rate for FY 2017 is $16.22.

 

Board of Assessors Minutes

  1. Adobe PDF document Apr 4, 2017
  2. Adobe PDF document Mar 27, 2017
  3. Adobe PDF document Mar 20, 2017
  4. Adobe PDF document Mar 13, 2017
  5. Adobe PDF document Feb 27, 2017
  6. Adobe PDF document Feb 27, 2017
  7. Adobe PDF document Feb 13, 2017
  8. Adobe PDF document Jan 11, 2017
  9. Adobe PDF document Jan 11, 2017
2016
  1. Adobe PDF document Dec 5, 2016
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  3. Adobe PDF document Nov 28, 2016
  4. Adobe PDF document Nov 21, 2016
  5. Adobe PDF document Nov 14, 2016
  6. Adobe PDF document Oct 17, 2016
  7. Adobe PDF document Oct 3, 2016
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  9. Adobe PDF document Sep 7, 2016
  10. Adobe PDF document Sep 7, 2016
  11. Adobe PDF document Aug 15, 2016
  12. Adobe PDF document Jul 18, 2016
  13. Adobe PDF document Jun 16, 2016
  14. Adobe PDF document May 31, 2016
  15. Adobe PDF document May 5, 2016
  16. Adobe PDF document Apr 20, 2016
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  18. Adobe PDF document Mar 7, 2016
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  20. Adobe PDF document Feb 22, 2016
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2015
  1. Adobe PDF document Dec 7, 2015
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  3. Adobe PDF document Nov 16, 2015
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  5. Adobe PDF document Oct 19, 2015
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  12. Adobe PDF document Aug 18, 2015
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  14. Adobe PDF document Jul 6, 2015
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  20. Adobe PDF document Apr 6, 2015
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2014
  1. Adobe PDF document Dec 15, 2014
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  5. Adobe PDF document Nov 3, 2014
  6. Adobe PDF document Oct 20, 2014
  7. Adobe PDF document Oct 6, 2014
  8. Adobe PDF document Sep 22, 2014
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  11. Adobe PDF document Aug 5, 2014
  12. Adobe PDF document Jul 14, 2014
  13. Adobe PDF document Jun 30, 2014
  14. Adobe PDF document Jun 9, 2014
  15. Adobe PDF document May 19, 2014
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  17. Adobe PDF document Apr 14, 2014
  18. Adobe PDF document Mar 17, 2014
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  20. Adobe PDF document Feb 17, 2014
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  23. Adobe PDF document Jan 6, 2014
2013
  1. Adobe PDF document Nov 18, 2013
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  3. Adobe PDF document Oct 7, 2013
  4. Adobe PDF document Sep 16, 2013
  5. Adobe PDF document Aug 19, 2013
  6. Adobe PDF document Aug 5, 2013
  7. Adobe PDF document Jul 31, 2013
  8. Adobe PDF document Jul 23, 2013
  9. Adobe PDF document Jul 15, 2013
  10. Adobe PDF document Jul 1, 2013
  11. Adobe PDF document Jun 10, 2013
  12. Adobe PDF document May 20, 2013
  13. Microsoft Word document May 6, 2013
  14. Adobe PDF document Apr 15, 2013
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2012
  1. Adobe PDF document Dec 19,2012
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  5. Adobe PDF document Oct 15,2012
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  11. Adobe PDF document 07-23-2012
  12. Adobe PDF document Jul 12, 2012
  13. Microsoft Word document Jul 2,2012
  14. Adobe PDF document Jun 4, 2012
  15. Adobe PDF document May 21, 2012
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