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 Website, maintained by the Town’s Web Committee.


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Official Calendar of Town meetings

Learn about Annual Town Meeting, the legislative branch of Shutesbury Town government.  2021 ATM is Saturday, June 12th.


News & Updates

Police Study Group

The Selectboard is creating a Police Study Group to examine the needs, resources and options for the Town of Shutesbury when it comes to policing.

The Police Study Group will consist one rotating police officer from the Shutesbury Department and several at-large community members. If you're interested in joining as a community member, please submit a letter of interest to the Selectboard.

Mail to: Town Hall attn: Police Study Group

              PO Box 276

             Shutesbury MA 01072


Helpful Information

Voting For Students

For students who may be voting for the first time, or living away at school, information about how to register or where to register to vote can be helpful. 


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