The Town of Shutesbury, Massachusetts (population 1,800) located in scenic Franklin County between Amherst and Orange with an annual $6.5M budget, is seeking an experienced leader to serve as Police Chief. The Police Chief is appointed by Selectboard, reports directly to that board and works within town-approved policies and practices. The Chief’s position is a strong chief who is a working chief, patrolling, responding to calls, and fulfilling the administrative duties of the position.
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.