Upcoming Events

  1. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments -  Corrine Gougeon.
    3. Signatures - Monthly List
    4. Values Changes from Data Entry
    5. Buckland/Ashfield Town Line
    6. Ashfield House LLC
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Upcoming Meetings
    9. Adjourn the Meeting
    Mon, Mar 2 06:00 pm
  2. Select Board and Finance Committee Budget MeetingAgenda
    1. Open (Chairs)
    2. Appointments: Historical Commission, Town History Fund, Veterans
    3. FY16 Budget overview, discussion of requests, revised budget meetings schedule
    4. Finance Committee only: Vote to authorize Winter Roads deficit spending (Select Board vote 2/4/15, 2-0-0)
    5. Select Board only: Liaison Reports
    6. Next Finance Committee and Select Board Budget Meeting: Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 7 p.m.; Next Select Board Meeting: Monday, March 9, 2015, 7:00 p.m.
    7. Close
    Mon, Mar 2 07:00 pm
  3. Planning Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Discussion of associate member bylaw
    4. Discussion of changes to telecommunications bylaw
    5. Discussion of senior housing draft bylaw
    6. Possible update and discussion on wind power
    7. Web site corrections
    8. Set hearing date for bylaw changes
    9. Items not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    10. Upcoming Meetings
    11. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Mar 4 07:30 pm
  4. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Joint Meeting with Buckland Board of Assessors regarding the Ashfield/Buckland Town Line - Mass GIS 
    3. Adjourn the Meeting

     

    Thu, Mar 5 04:00 pm
  5. Town Caucus MeetingAgenda

    Please click to view the warrant.

    Tue, Mar 10 07:00 pm
  6. Personnel Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments, if any
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meeting
    4. Job description for Town Administrator position. Review existing descriptions and prepare recommendation for Select Board
    5. Review comments from Town Counsel, if available 
    6. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    7. Upcoming Meetings and agenda items
    8. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Mar 11 07:00 pm
Town Hall

Town Hall image by Charlie Heath

Technology Committee

Mission

  • Advocate for telecommunication services for all town residents, including broadband internet, cellular and copper-line telephone service.
  • Provide support in cooperation with town consultants or employees, if any, for management, maintenance, development, procurement, deployment and use of information technology and telecommunication services as needed by the town and town-related organizations and events. Such support would specifically include the town website and computers, telephone and internet systems in town municipal buildings.
  • Advise and support the operational needs of the Ashfield Municipal Light Plant.
  • Serve as liaison with regional technology entities such as Western Mass Connect, Massachusetts Broadband Institute, and WiredWest.

Contact: Telecommunication Department, c/o Town Hall 412 Main St Ashfield MA 01330

Members

NameTitleContactTerm
David KulpChair
Juliet Jacobson
Charlie HeathAdvisory role (service provider)webmaster
Andy Smith
Brian Clark
Thomas Henry

Meetings

As needed

Related Links

WiredWest Communications is an organization representing almost 50 rural western Massachusetts towns, including Ashfield.

Its goal is to design, finance, build, and operate a municipally owned fiber optic network to provide high speed internet, digital television and telephone services to all residents, businesses, and institutions.

Technology Committee Minutes

  1. Microsoft Word document Aug 25, 2014
  2. Microsoft Word document Aug 12, 2014
  3. Microsoft Word document Jun 18, 2014
  4. Microsoft Word document Jun 5, 2014
  5. Microsoft Word document Apr 14, 2014
  6. Adobe PDF document Mar 19, 2014
  7. Adobe PDF document Feb 27, 2014
  8. 2013
  9. Adobe PDF document Dec 12, 2013
  10. Adobe PDF document Aug 29, 2013
  11. Adobe PDF document Jun 27, 2013
  12. Adobe PDF document Jun 11, 2013
  13. Adobe PDF document Apr 13, 2013
  14. Adobe PDF document Mar 13, 2013
  15. Adobe PDF document Mar 4, 2013
  16. Adobe PDF document Feb 21, 2013

Historical Minutes

Municipal Light Plant Minutes

  1. Adobe PDF document Feb 16,2012
  2. 2011
  3. Adobe PDF document Aug 17,2011
  4. Microsoft Word document Feb 4,2011

Website Committee Minutes

  1. Microsoft Word document Sep 16,2011
  2. 2010
  3. Adobe PDF document Nov 16 2010 2010-11-16
  4. Adobe PDF document Sept 20 2010
  5. Adobe PDF document Aug 5 2010
  6. Adobe PDF document May 18 2010
  7. Microsoft Word document June 14 2010
  8. Microsoft Word document April 5 2010
  9. Adobe PDF document March 8 2010
  10. Adobe PDF document Jan 12 2010