Upcoming Meetings

  1. 250th Planning Committee MeetingMon, Jan 22 03:30 pmAgenda link
  2. Assessors MeetingMon, Jan 22 04:30 pm
  3. Select Board MeetingMon, Jan 22 06:00 pmAgenda link
  4. Open Space Committee MeetingMon, Jan 22 07:00 pm
  5. Select Board MeetingMon, Jan 22 07:00 pmAgenda link
  6. Planning Board MeetingWed, Jan 24 07:00 pm
  7. Metropolitan Opera MeetingSat, Jan 27 12:55 pm
  8. Finance Committee MeetingMon, Jan 29 07:00 pm

Highway Department

SuperintendentMark Shippee
Phone(413) 625-0311
FAX(413) 625-0313
AddressMail: 51 Bridge Street, Shelburne MA 01370
Town Garage located on Colrain-Shelburne Road


Steve Hoar
Chris Morey
Marshall Dix
Tyler Inman


The Highway Department has responsibility for maintenance and construction of 50.01 miles of town roads.

Permit Request/Application Forms:

Curb-Cut Application—Fee: None. 
Revised October 2017: To provide better protection of public safety through the orderly control of traffic entering and exiting a public way and to provide the necessary grade and drainage to protect public way from damage.

Request to Lay/Maintain Utilities Underground on a Public Way—Fee: $50.00.
To ensure that any town roadway disturbed for the purpose of installing underground utilities is restored to its original condition after the excavation and to provide for the protection of public safety through the orderly control of road excavation and maintenance. 

Trench Permit