Upcoming Events

  1. Select Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Open
    2. Warrants: Payroll and vendor (sign)
    3. Minutes: July 14, 2014; July 21, 2014
    4. New Business: a. Historical Commission/Building Committee Town Hall Use Application for August 2, 2014 for the Bicentennial Celebration of Town Hall
    5. Old Business: a. FRCOG Mohawk Trail Woodlands Partnership Advisory Committee community representative appointment; b. Consider change in date for next Special Town Meeting
    6. Appointments: Meet with Personnel Board, as working group, to discuss, review, revise Draft Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Next Select Board Meetings: Tuesday, July 29: Only if needed as a continuation of the July 28th working meeting with the Personnel Board; Monday, August 11, 2014; Monday, August 25, 2014
    9. Close
    Mon, Jul 28 07:00 pm
  2. Personnel Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Verify quorum present
    3. Join Select Board to review Draft Personnel Policies and Procedure Manual
    4. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    5. Adjourn or Continue meeting to July 29th, if needed.
    Mon, Jul 28 07:15 pm
  3. Personnel Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Reconvene meeting from July 28, 2014
    2. Continue joint meeting with Select Board
    3. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    4. Set date for next meeting
    5. Adjourn the Meeting
    Tue, Jul 29 06:30 pm
  4. Select Board MeetingAgenda

    The Select Board and Personnel Board will meet only if needed

    as a continuation of their Monday, July 28th meeting

     

    1. Open
    2. Appointments: Meet with Personnel Board, as working group, to discuss, review, revise Draft Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual
    3. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    4. Next Select Board Meetings: Monday, August 11, 2014; Monday, August 25, 2014
    5. Close
    Tue, Jul 29 07:00 pm
  5. Personnel Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Verify quorum present
    3. Reconvene meeting from July 28 2014 with the Select Board to review the draft Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual
    4. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    5. Set date for next meeting.
    6. Adjourn the Meeting
    Tue, Jul 29 07:00 pm
  6. Personnel Board MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Verify quorum present
    3. Join Select Board to review the draft Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual
    4. Continue meeting to July 29, 2014 at a time to be decided, if needed, or
    5. Consider items not reasonably known at the time of posting.

     

    Tue, Jul 29 07:15 pm
  7. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    4. Signatures -  Monthly Lists, Payment Vouchers
    5. CAI - Online Query Update
    6. Discussion regarding Property Card changes
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Upcoming Meetings
    9. Adjourn the Meeting
    Tue, Aug 5 06:00 pm
  8. Zoning Board of Appeals MeetingAgenda

    Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be conducted at the Town Hall on the petition of Gordon L. Howes for special permit to demolish and rebuild a non-conforming dwelling on a non-conforming lot at 162 Buckland Road (Map 7-2, Lot 58). The hearing may include a site visit and the Board of Appeals may reconvene at the close of the hearing for a meeting of the Board.

    Tue, Aug 12 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)This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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. Adobe PDF document Mar 19, 2014
  2. Adobe PDF document Feb 27, 2014
  3. 2013
  4. Adobe PDF document Dec 12, 2013
  5. Adobe PDF document Aug 29, 2013
  6. Adobe PDF document Jun 27, 2013
  7. Adobe PDF document Jun 11, 2013
  8. Adobe PDF document Apr 13, 2013
  9. Adobe PDF document Mar 13, 2013
  10. Adobe PDF document Mar 4, 2013
  11. 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