Shutesbury Town Hall

Town Hall

P.O. Box 276
Shutesbury MA 01072
(413) 259-1204
Town Clerk’s page

Read Our Town,
Shutesbury's newsletter.

Join the Town Email List

The town has a mailing list for town announcements and information from town committees. To sign up, use this form, or email
web -at- shutesbury.org

This is a low-volume list, typically no more than 2-3 messages per week. See recent postings, and the Email List Policy.

Town Committees and Officials: Submit a message for the town email list.

Sign up for Emergency Notifications

The Fire Department maintains a separate system for contacting residents in case of emergencies. See the Fire Department page for more information and a link to enter your contact information.

Entering Shutesbury

Welcome to Shutesbury, a rural town in Franklin County, MA, established as Roadtown in 1735 and incorporated as Shutesbury in 1761, named for Governor Samuel Shute. This is the official town Web site, maintained by the town’s Web Committee.

What’s New?

Vacancies in Shutesbury town government.  
          Click here to view the list.

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Job Opening

Cemetery Grounds Keeper - click here for description

Dog Licenses

By July 1st, 2016 all the dog citizens of Shutesbury should have their new RED dog license tag.  Check if they are up-to-date on their rabies shot, fill out the form ( you can down load from the Town Clerk's page) and either stop by or mail it in.  THANKS


New! on the Administrator's web page is information about purchasing, including Invitation To Bid.  

RPF for Shutesbury Master Plan Update: Community Visioning can be found on Administrator and on Master Plan Working Group webpages.

Town Meeting and Elections

Here is the link for the election results for May 7, 2016 

Council on Aging:

  -  Check out the fresh new info on the Council on Aging webpage, at http://www.shutesbury.org/council_on_aging. Look over our offerings, and share it with those who might be interested!              

Web Committee:

What would *you* like to see listed here?  Do you check in regularly, looking for updates?  Drop a note to web@shutesbury.org to share your thoughts and interests for the "What's New" section.  

  • Looking for an upcoming meeting?  Browse the Calendar, by clicking in the top menu line.
  • For the latest info on the initiative to bring broadband internet services to Shutesbury, click here:  Broadband Committee.
  • 2015 Town Hall WiFi Use Policy
  • The latest "Our Town" newsletter is available from the Newsletter page.

Did You Know?

  • Please help make public meetings accessible to all, attend fragrance-free. For more information, please see this message from the town ADA Committee.
  • All Town and School Employees and Volunteers are mandated by statute to complete an online ethics test.  For more information, go to the Town Clerk’s page, or call 259-1204.
  • The town has a  system for automatically contacting residents in case of emergencies. To read more and enter your contact information, see the Fire Department page.
  • Online Tax Payments are available — See Tax Collector’s page.

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