Shutesbury Town Hall

Town Hall

P.O. Box 276
Shutesbury MA 01072
(413) 259-1204
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What would *you* like to see listed on the website?  Do you check in regularly, looking for updates?  Drop a note to web@shutesbury.org to share your thoughts and interests.  

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.


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

Online Payments 

Tax payments can be made on-line.  See Tax Collector’s page for more information.

Vacancies in Shutesbury town government

Click here to view the list. Cemetery Grounds Keeper - click here for description

Did You Know?


M.N. Spear Memorial Library
Lake Wyola
Lake Wyola
  Montague Road
Wetlands on Montague Road