Upcoming Events

  1. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair) in the Board of Assessors Office
    2. Appointments - Selectboard and Finance Committee at 7 p.m.
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings - March 13, March 20
    4. Review 2 1/2, Levy Limits and Ashfield News/Assessors Duties explanation for the website
    5. MLP Advisory Board Update
    6. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    7. Upcoming Meetings April 11
    8. Adjourn the Meeting
    9. Executive Session - Abatements and Exemptions

    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, Mar 27 06:00 pm
  2. Finance Committee MeetingAgenda

    1.  MEETING CONVENES
         A.  Announcement on recording devices
    2.  MINUTES
    3.  APPOINTMENTS WITH SELECT BOARD & FINANCE COMMITTEE
         A.  7:00 pm - Assessors budget discussion
    4.  DISCUSSION/DECISION ITEMS
         A.  Special Town Meeting Warrant
         B.  Omnibus Line Items
         C.  Capital Requests
         D.  MBI Communications/Broadband Financing
              1.  WG&E Contract
         E.  Annual Town Meeting Warrant
         F.  Roberts Bros. EDIP
    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, Mar 27 06:00 pm
  3. Town Hall Building Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Review Minutes of previous meeting
    2. Slate Repair
    3. Mold Issues, window well cover
    4. Budgets: FY18 & Capital Projects
    5. Current Use Applications
    6. Steeple Update
    7. Office Issues, Janitor's Storage 
    8. Items Not Reasonably Anticipated by Chair 48 Hours in Advance of the Meeting
    9. Schedule Next Meeting: April 10, 2017
    10. Adjourn                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

     

     

     

    Mon, Mar 27 07:00 pm
  4. Library MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of March 1, 2017 minutes
    3. Staff Evaluations
    4. Treasurer's Monthly Report - Budget and Fundraising (Report on latest donations).
    5. Building and Maintenance - Report amd discussion on installation of HVAC System & Interest of the Green Committee in paying for a heating engineer
    6. Discussion with Martha regarding evaluations
    7. Spring Cleanup
    8. New Business
    9. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    10. Upcoming Meetings
    11. Adjourn the Meeting
    Mon, Mar 27 07:00 pm
  5. Select Board MeetingAgenda

    1.  MEETING CONVENES
         A.  Announcement on recording devices
    2.  MINUTES
    3.  APPOINTMENTS WITH SELECT BOARD & FINANCE COMMITTEE
         A.  7:00 pm - Assessors budget discussion
    4.  DISCUSSION/DECISION ITEMS
         A.  Special Town Meeting Warrant
         B.  Omnibus Line Items
         C.  Capital Requests
         D.  MBI Communications/Broadband Financing
             1.  WG&E Contract
         E.  Annual Town Meeting Warrant
         F.  Roberts Bros. EDIP
    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, Mar 27 07:00 pm
  6. Select Board MeetingAgenda

    1.  MEETING CONVENES
         A.  Announcement on recording devices
    2.  MINUTES
    3.  APPOINTMENTS WITH SELECT BOARD
         Chief Of Police Interviews
         A.  9:00 am – Timothy Budrewicz
         B.  10:00 am – Beth Ann Bezio
    4.  DISCUSSION/DECISION ITEMS
    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.

    Tue, Mar 28 09:00 am
  7. Agricultural Commission MeetingAgenda

    Meeting convenes

    Review and approval of minutes

    Appointments:

    • Richard Pree, 7:30 p.m. Citizens Climate Change Lobby

     Old Business:

    • Review of Grievance Procedures
    • Review of Open Space Maps

     New Business:

    • Report on Regional Ag Com Conference
    • Report on Hilltown CDC meeting
    • Keeping track of livestock in town

    Public Comment

    Upcoming meetings 

    Items not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting

    Adjourn

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Tue, Mar 28 07:00 pm

Office will be closed on:

  • April 13, 2017
  • 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 Feb 27, 2017
  2. Adobe PDF document Feb 27, 2017
  3. Adobe PDF document Feb 13, 2017
  4. Adobe PDF document Jan 11, 2017
  5. 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
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  16. Adobe PDF document Apr 20, 2016
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  18. Adobe PDF document Mar 7, 2016
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2015
  1. Adobe PDF document Dec 7, 2015
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  5. Adobe PDF document Oct 19, 2015
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  20. Adobe PDF document Apr 6, 2015
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  22. Adobe PDF document Mar 16, 2015
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2014
  1. Adobe PDF document Dec 15, 2014
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  9. Adobe PDF document Sep 8, 2014
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  11. Adobe PDF document Aug 5, 2014
  12. Adobe PDF document Jul 14, 2014
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  15. Adobe PDF document May 19, 2014
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  17. Adobe PDF document Apr 14, 2014
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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
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  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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  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
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