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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.
Committee and Department Updates
Drought advisory from the Water Resources Committee: An advisory document from the Shutesbury Water resources Committee is available on their webpage, here: http://www.shutesbury.org/water_resources
Town Clerk: Under state Public Record Law, the requests for public records in Shutesbury are made to Susie Mosher, Town Clerk, our Records Access Officer. Requests can be made in writing or by email. Please include contact your information. For more information on the Public Records law, go to http://www.sec.state.ma.us/pre/preinformation.htm.
Voter Registration: To vote in the November 8th Election, you must be registered to vote by 5 pm Oct. 19. Here is the website to check if you are registered:123voter.com
If you are 17 now but you are going to turn 18 years old before November 8th you can vote only if you have sent in your registration form before the Oct. 19th deadline. Please call or email the Town Clerk for assistance.
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
Broadband Committee: For the latest info on the initiative to bring broadband internet services to Shutesbury, click here: Broadband Committee.
FY17 Appointed Officials: See who serves Shutesbury in town departments and on town committees - FY2017 Appointed Officials List
Tax payments can be made on-line. See Tax Collector’s page for more information.
Vacancies in Shutesbury town government
Did You Know?
- 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.
Recycling & Trash
M.N. Spear Memorial Library
Wetlands on Montague Road