Upcoming Meetings

  1. Select Board MeetingMon, Nov 30 07:00 pmAgenda link
  2. Cultural Council MeetingTue, Dec 1 04:00 pmAgenda hover

    4 to 6pm

  3. Conservation Commission MeetingTue, Dec 1 07:30 pm
  4. Tech & Cable Committee MeetingWed, Dec 2 06:30 pm
  5. Planning Board MeetingWed, Dec 2 07:00 pm
  6. Zoning Board of Appeals MeetingThu, Dec 3 07:00 pm
  7. Select Board MeetingMon, Dec 14 07:00 pm
  8. Planning Board MeetingWed, Dec 16 07:00 pm
  9. Senior Center Foundation MeetingThu, Dec 17 01:30 pm
  10. Select Board MeetingMon, Dec 28 07:00 pm


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This site is designed to keep residents informed, to help town leaders communicate and to aid those new to the area in the process of getting to know us.

Contact information for all departments, committees, town officials and staff can be found on the Hours and Information page or through the board, committee and department pages in the menus above. Minutes of the most recent meetings are posted on those pages.

Please note: Office hours and days of operation vary amongst departments. Please check each individual web page for specifics.

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Woodland Trails Update

There will be a regional information session on Wednesday, November 18th from 6 to 8 pm at the Shelburne-Buckland Community Center, 53 Main Street, Shelburne Falls.

Here is an information update for the Woodland Trails project , and a flyer about the information session.

Special Town Clerk Hours

The Town Clerk's office will be open Wednesday, November 18th from 10 am to 5 pm in order to accomodate any and all who have Initiative Petitions to be turned in for certtification.  All petitions MUST be received by the Town Clerk, or his designee, in the Town Clerk's office located at 51 Bridge Street, Shelburne MA, no later than 5 pm on November 18th 2015.  You may also bring other Town Clerk business to the office during these hours.

The next election will be held in Shelburne on March 1st, 2016.

Help us plan Shelburne's 250th

The Shelburne Board of Selectmen is seeking the assistance of a five member committee to help plan for Shelburne’s 250th anniversary 2018.  Interested residents should contact Town Administrator, Terry Narkewicz at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 625-0300 ext. #1.  Help us make this a memorable event.

Snow Emergency - Blue Lights

The Town of Shelburne has implemented a snow emergency (winter parking ban) notification system with two flashing Blue Lights in the village center.  When the lights are flashing, emergency parking regulations are in effect. The Blue Lights are located on Water Street near the VFW and on Bridge Street across from the Arms Library Building.

Mohawk Trail Woodlands Partnership

Please click this link to view a progress report on Mohawk Trail Woodlands Partnership Project.

Pay Tax Bills Online

The Town of Shelburne has a new online payment system to accept real estate, personal property, and  fire district payments. The payment system uses Unibank, which many Massachusetts towns have adopted.

You may use this link to pay tax bills online.

Arms Library Survey

The Arms Library is conducting a strategic plan survey.  Please take the survey online with this link, or you may pick up a copy at the Arms Library, Shelburne Town Hall, or the Shelburne Transfer Station.

Tick Testing

Free Tick Testing through your health district

The health district for the Town of Shelburne has received a grant for 100 free tick tests. Click the image to go to the website if you would like to have a tick you found tested for Lyme disease.

Telephone notification for Parking Bans

For Shelburne residents, if you do not wish to receive telephone calls pertaining to the winter parking ban, you may request to have your phone number(s) removed from the list by contacting the Selectmen’s Office at 625-0300 ext. #1 or via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Public Health Nurse Information

Click this link to view a flyer about the public health nurse and services available to area residents.  Some of the services include walk-in clinics, screenings, vaccinations, individual help for people with chronic health conditions.

New Solid Waste Disposal Choices

Recycle old batteries and compact flourescent lightbulbs Visit the Franklin County Solid Waste Management District to learn about recycling dead batteries and compact fluorescent light-bulbs. Available NOW at our transfer station!

Broadband -- Links

Link to updates for Massachusetts Broadband Institute:

Link to new Web site for Veterans offered by the Massachusetts Broadband Institute:"

Have you expressed your interest in SUPER FAST internet access, cable TV or digital phone through Wired West

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle...Rethink

Download the Springfield MRF Advisory Board's 2012 online guide: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle...Rethink

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