Town of Colrain

Collector's Hours      Assessor's hours     Town Clerk Hours      Building Inspector Hours      Police hours
   T & TH 9-4             T & Th 9:30-4         M - TH 11-4                  Wed 6-8 PM                  Mon 6-8 P
Wed 11 to 4 PM 
   624-5549                 624-3356                624-7100                     624-4728                     624-3038

Town Coordinator Mon - Thurs 8 am - 4 pm and by appointment 624-6306  

What's New?

Volunteers Wanted


Seeking Volunteers


 The Selectmen are seeking residents willing to participate in a new ad-hoc committee to study possible waste water solutions/option for the Town. This process will be facilitated by RCAP Solutions whose services are being funded by a Health and Human Services grant.



Interested Individuals should contact Town Coordinator Kevin Fox at


Heath Rd. Bridge Construction

Expect Delays
On September 12&13
Delays are expected on Adamsville the intersection Heath Rd. due to bridge construction

Press Release Colrain Awarded a Culvert grant

Baker-Polito Administration Helps Cities and Towns Upgrade Road Stream Crossings
Project Will Improve River Health and Increase Community Resilience to Climate Change

Colrain "Last Mile" Broadband Update-July 2018

Since our last update:
Final Infastructure Engineering Design is now complete
First batch of "Make Ready" pole applications submitted to utilities
We are awaiting supplemental federal and state funding

Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Franklin County Solid Waste Management District
The Franklin County Solid Waste District is holding its 2018 household hazardous waste collection on Saturday, September 22 at GCC Main campus and Orange Transfer Station.Read more...

Basic financial Statement- Fiscal Year 2017 Audit

Town of Colrain, Massachusetts
Report on the examination statements
for the year ended June 30, 2017

Management Letter

Town of Colrain, Massachusetts
Managment Letter for the year
ended June 30, 2017

Town of Colrain Bylaws


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The Town of Colrain will not discriminate in its employment practices, on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, national origin, religious creed, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, disability, maternity leave, genetic information, active military status, or another basis prohibited under or federal anti-discrimination statutes. This shall include such areas as recruitment, selection, compensation and benefits, professional development and training, reasonable accommodation for disabilities or religious practices, promotion, transfer, termination, layoff, and other terms and conditions of employment.

Motor Vehicle Excise Abatement Application

Motor Vehicle Excise Abatement Application

Compassionate Community

Be it known, that theTown of Colrain is a compassionate community whose residents respect the rights, dignity, and integrity of its citizens and visitors. As a welcoming community, we celebrate diversity, honor privacy and safety, and affirm and promotee quality for all.


Home Improvement & Repair Loans and Grants

Rural Housing Repair and Rehabilitation Loans are funded directly by the Government. These loans and grants are avaiiable to assist people who live on rural communities with a population of 20,000 or less. The Very Low-Income Housing Repair program provides loans and grants to very low-income homeowners to repair, improve, or modernize their dwelling or to remove health and safety hazards.
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