Town Center Preliminary Sanitary Sewer Report

Posted: to General News on Mon, May 5, 2014
Updated: Wed, Oct 23, 2019

Online Payment Notice

Posted: to General News on Mon, Nov 10, 2014
Updated: Mon, Nov 10, 2014

Wired West Refund Information

Posted: to General News on Thu, Jun 30, 2016
Updated: Thu, Jun 30, 2016

Making a Request for Public Records in Massachusetts

Posted: to General News on Tue, Dec 6, 2016
Updated: Tue, Dec 6, 2016

FY017 fixed Assets & Capital Improvement Program

Posted: to General News on Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Updated: Thu, Apr 27, 2017

Compassionate Community

Posted: to General News on Thu, May 18, 2017
Updated: Mon, Jun 22, 2020

Three county towns get state aid for roads, bridges

Posted: to General News on Thu, Oct 12, 2017
Updated: Thu, Oct 12, 2017

state grants to aid in critical West County bridge repairs

Posted: to General News on Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Updated: Wed, Oct 18, 2017

Colrain Takes First Steps for fiber Broadband Project

Posted: to General News on Mon, Oct 23, 2017
Updated: Mon, Oct 23, 2017

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Posted: to General News on Mon, Jan 22, 2018
Updated: Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Aggregation Plan - Community Choice Power Supply Program

Posted: to General News on Thu, Jun 28, 2018
Updated: Thu, Jun 28, 2018

Volunteers Wanted

The Selectmen are seeking residents willing to participate in a new ad-hoc committee to study possible waste water solutions / options for the Town.

Posted: to General News on Tue, Sep 11, 2018
Updated: Tue, Sep 11, 2018

Colrain Designated a Green Community!

Thanks to a tremendous effort by the Town’s Energy Committee Colrain has recently achieved Green Community Designation. Please read the attached official notification letter.

Posted: to General News on Thu, Nov 8, 2018
Updated: Thu, Dec 27, 2018

Municipal Electricity Aggregation Plan Petition

Notice of Filing and Public Hearing

Posted: to General News on Mon, Dec 10, 2018
Updated: Thu, Jan 10, 2019

Fiscal Year End Audited Financial Statements and Accompanying Reports

The Town is Pleased to Report the Results of The Fiscal Year End June 30, 2018 Audit For Your Review.

Posted: to General News on Wed, Feb 13, 2019
Updated: Wed, Feb 13, 2019

Colrain Congratulated For Successfull Completion Of Community Compact Best Practices Grants

Please Read the Attached Letter Congratulating the Town for Successfully Implementing Two Best Practice Initiatives Funded through the Commonwealth’s Community Compact Program!

Posted: to General News on Mon, Feb 25, 2019
Updated: Mon, Feb 25, 2019

Colrain 2018 Annual Report

The Town is pleased to provide it’s residents with the 2018 Annual Report. Hard are also available at the Town Office.

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 26, 2019
Updated: Wed, Jul 10, 2019

Congratulations To Colrain on Recently Becoming a Green Community

The DOER Commissioner and other Green Community officials came to the Colrain Town Office to award us our first Green Community Grant of $129,888

Posted: to General News on Wed, May 15, 2019
Updated: Sat, Jun 15, 2019

The First New Pole!

Pictured Here Is The First Of Approximately 136 New Poles To Be installed Over The Next Few Weeks as a Milestone Step Towards Constructing The Towns New Broadband Network

Posted: to General News on Wed, Jul 24, 2019
Updated: Wed, Jul 24, 2019

MASS DOT RELEASES ROAD SAFETY PLANNING STUDY FOR GREENFIELD ROAD

Posted: to General News on Wed, Oct 16, 2019
Updated: Wed, Oct 16, 2019

FY 20 Tax Rate Certified

The Town’s FY 20 Property Tax Rate has been certified by the Department of Revenue at $19.93 per thousand. This represents a $.64 decrease from the previous year.

Posted: to General News on Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Updated: Mon, Oct 21, 2019

Colrain Proceeds with Broadband Make-ready Work

The Greenfield Reporter article of 11/29/19

Posted: to General News on Mon, Dec 2, 2019
Updated: Mon, Dec 2, 2019

Public Libraries Bridge the Digital Divide

Recorder article by Chelsea Jordan-Makely, Library Director

Posted: to General News on Thu, Dec 5, 2019
Updated: Thu, Dec 5, 2019

Invitation for Bids - CANCELLED

PV Solar for Colrain Highway Garage

Posted: to General News on Mon, Feb 3, 2020
Updated: Thu, Mar 5, 2020

Coronavirus: COVID-19

Update From the Town office

Posted: to General News on Fri, Mar 13, 2020
Updated: Mon, Mar 16, 2020

Be aware of e-mail scamming re: Coronavirus

Scammers are working overtime. Please read below:

Posted: to General News on Mon, Mar 16, 2020
Updated: Mon, Mar 16, 2020

Corona virus update March 17, 2020

see latest update below

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 17, 2020
Updated: Tue, Mar 17, 2020

*Food Distribution to MTRSD Families*

See Below

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 17, 2020
Updated: Tue, Mar 17, 2020

COVID-19 Update from Senator Comerford’s Office

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 17, 2020
Updated: Tue, Mar 17, 2020

*FCTS to Provide Meals for All Students Who Attend FCTS*

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 17, 2020
Updated: Tue, Mar 17, 2020

FY 21 Annual Town Meeting Warrant Article Closing Date Announced

Posted: to General News on Wed, Mar 18, 2020
Updated: Wed, Mar 18, 2020

GOVERNOR ORDERS NON-ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES TO CLOSE

Posted: to General News on Wed, Mar 25, 2020
Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2020

Want to Receive Automatic Updates?

Follow the below instructions to receive automatic updates from selected Town Departments/Boards/Committees.

Posted: to General News on Fri, Mar 27, 2020
Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2020

COVID Update 3/28/20

Valuable Information From FRCOG

Posted: to General News on Sat, Mar 28, 2020
Updated: Sat, Mar 28, 2020

FY 21 Annual Town Meeting Postponed

Posted: to General News on Sun, Mar 29, 2020
Updated: Tue, Mar 31, 2020

COVID-19 Update 3/31/20

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 31, 2020
Updated: Tue, Mar 31, 2020

COVID-19 Update 4/4/20

Latest Information from FRCOG

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 31, 2020
Updated: Sat, Apr 4, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE 4/10/2020

Posted: to General News on Fri, Apr 10, 2020
Updated: Fri, Apr 10, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE 4/14/20

Posted: to General News on Tue, Apr 14, 2020
Updated: Tue, Apr 14, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE 4/16/20

Posted: to General News on Thu, Apr 16, 2020
Updated: Thu, Apr 16, 2020

COVID-19 Update 4/22/20

Posted: to General News on Wed, Apr 22, 2020
Updated: Wed, Apr 22, 2020

APPLICATION FOR MAIL-IN BALLOTS

Send in your applications for mail-in ballots for the June 15th town election

Posted: to General News on Wed, Apr 22, 2020
Updated: Wed, Apr 22, 2020

COVID-19 Update 4/30/20

Posted: to General News on Thu, Apr 30, 2020
Updated: Thu, Apr 30, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE 5/4/20

Posted: to General News on Mon, May 4, 2020
Updated: Mon, May 4, 2020

**COVID-19 Update 5/7/20

Posted: to General News on Thu, May 7, 2020
Updated: Thu, May 7, 2020

Community Meetings with Superintendent Finalists

Message To the Community from the Mohawk Trail Regional School District School Committee

Posted: to General News on Mon, May 11, 2020
Updated: Mon, May 11, 2020

COVID-19 Update 5/14/20

Posted: to General News on Thu, May 14, 2020
Updated: Thu, May 14, 2020

Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Town Meeting

Posted: to General News on Wed, May 20, 2020
Updated: Thu, May 28, 2020

COVID-19 Update 5/21/20

Posted: to General News on Thu, May 21, 2020
Updated: Thu, May 21, 2020

**COVID-19 Update 6/5/20

Posted: to General News on Fri, Jun 5, 2020
Updated: Fri, Jun 5, 2020

Recycling Changes Take Effect July 1

New contract with the Springfield Materials Recycling Facility (MRF)

Posted: to General News on Mon, Jun 8, 2020
Updated: Mon, Jun 8, 2020

Colrain Community Choice Power Supply Program

Posted: to General News on Wed, Jun 10, 2020
Updated: Tue, Jun 30, 2020

COVID-19 Update 7/3/20

Posted: to General News on Fri, Jul 3, 2020
Updated: Fri, Jul 3, 2020

Special Town Meeting - July 20, 2020 @ 6:00 PM

Posted: to General News on Wed, Jul 8, 2020
Updated: Wed, Jul 8, 2020

Public Notice - Town of Colrain

Balloon Test to illustrate the location and height of the proposed Wireless Communications Facility

Posted: to General News on Fri, Jul 17, 2020
Updated: Mon, Jul 27, 2020

Grant Opportunity

Regional Microenterprise Assistance Program

Posted: to General News on Mon, Jul 20, 2020
Updated: Mon, Jul 20, 2020

Electricity Aggregation

Public Announcement

Posted: to General News on Mon, Jul 20, 2020
Updated: Mon, Jul 20, 2020

Colrain Broadband

Initial Pricing and Policies for Colrain Broadband Approved by the Select Board and MLP

Posted: to General News on Wed, Aug 5, 2020
Updated: Wed, Aug 5, 2020

September 26 Annual Household Hazardous Waste Day

Online pre-registration open 8/12 - 9/18

Posted: to General News on Mon, Aug 10, 2020
Updated: Tue, Aug 11, 2020

2020 Draft Hazard Mitigation Plan

The 2020 Draft Hazard Mitigation Plan is presented here for public review and will be formally opened for review at the Sep. 8 Select Board Meeting.

Posted: to General News on Thu, Sep 3, 2020
Updated: Thu, Sep 3, 2020

Municipal Broadband Work Progresses!

You may have noticed crews beginning to string the fiber that enables the Colrain Broadband Network. Pictured below is their staging location on River Street

Posted: to General News on Tue, Sep 15, 2020
Updated: Wed, Sep 16, 2020

Greenfield Awarded Grant to Support Franklin County’s Small Businesses

Posted: to General News on Mon, Sep 21, 2020
Updated: Mon, Sep 21, 2020

Arthur Smith Bridge Now Open to Vehicular Traffic

Following a recent Select Board vote the Arthur Smith Bridge is now open to vehicular traffic. Please observe posted signage when enjoying the bridge.

Posted: to General News on Wed, Sep 23, 2020
Updated: Wed, Sep 23, 2020

Finance Committee Seeks Members

Posted: to General News on Mon, Sep 28, 2020
Updated: Mon, Sep 28, 2020

Surplus Fill Policy

Adopted 10/13/20

Posted: to General News on Wed, Oct 14, 2020
Updated: Wed, Oct 14, 2020

The Town of Colrain Fully Funds its OPEB Liability

The Select Board is pleased to announce that the Town’s OPEB plan is "effectively fully funded."

Posted: to General News on Wed, Oct 14, 2020
Updated: Wed, Oct 14, 2020

Community Source Power Supply Program Rate Change Notification

Posted: to General News on Wed, Nov 18, 2020
Updated: Wed, Nov 18, 2020

Special Town Meeting

A warrant has been posting calling a Special Town Meeting on 12/1/20 at 6:00PM at CCS.

Posted: to General News on Tue, Dec 1, 2020
Updated: Tue, Dec 1, 2020

MassDEP Private Wells PFAS Sampling Program

A small sampling of private wells in Colrain may qualify for PFAS analysis.

Posted: to General News on Wed, Dec 9, 2020
Updated: Wed, Dec 9, 2020

Commonwealth Issues Frequently Asked Questions Document RE: COVID-19 Vaccine.

See Link To Document Below.

Posted: to General News on Thu, Dec 10, 2020
Updated: Thu, Dec 10, 2020

News From CCS - Free Breakfast and Lunches Available

free breakfast and lunches are available for all children ages 18 and under residing in Colrain. See Below:

Posted: to General News on Thu, Dec 10, 2020
Updated: Thu, Dec 10, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE 1/15/20

Please See the Latest Update Below

Posted: to General News on Fri, Jan 15, 2021
Updated: Fri, Jan 15, 2021

Wired West Refunds - Final Notice

Posted: to General News on Tue, Jan 19, 2021
Updated: Wed, Jan 20, 2021

Coming This Spring!

Village Intersection Improvement Project

Posted: to General News on Wed, Jan 20, 2021
Updated: Wed, Jan 20, 2021

FREE covid testing for Franklin County

Greenfield’s CIC Health COVID-19 testing site in partnership with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ Stop the Spread program.

Posted: to General News on Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Updated: Wed, Feb 24, 2021

Franklin County Vaccination Plan Update Issue 9 March 8th, 2021

Posted: to General News on Mon, Mar 8, 2021
Updated: Mon, Mar 8, 2021

Select Board Sets FY 22 Annual Town Meeting Warrant Schedule

The Colrain Select Board has established the following schedule relating to the FY 22 Anual Town Meeting Warrant:

Posted: to General News on Wed, Mar 24, 2021
Updated: Wed, Mar 24, 2021

Council on Aging, May’s Box Lunch, Thursday, May 20, 11:30 - 12:30

Orders must be made by Thursday, May 13. Pick-up for Box Lunch at 6 Foundry Village Rd. (a.k.a. upper mill)

Posted: to General News on Tue, Apr 20, 2021
Updated: Tue, Apr 20, 2021

Colrain Firefighters’ Association Spring Drive-Thru Pancake Breakfast, April 24

7 a.m. - 11 a.m. at the Colrain Central School, 22 Jacksonville Road

Posted: to General News on Wed, Apr 21, 2021
Updated: Wed, Apr 21, 2021

2021 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Guide

A Reference Guide

Posted: to General News on Fri, Apr 23, 2021
Updated: Fri, Apr 23, 2021

Select Board Receives Results of FY 2020 Indepedent Audit

The Select Board are pleased to share with you the results of the Town’s Fiscal Year 2020 Independent Audit.

Posted: to General News on Wed, Apr 28, 2021
Updated: Tue, May 4, 2021

The Select Board Proclaims May 21st William Apess Day

Honoring the history and legacy of William Apess

Posted: to General News on Wed, May 19, 2021
Updated: Wed, May 19, 2021

Thank you, Lanoue Tree & Landscape Service!

A big thank you to Lanoue Tree & Landscape Service for their annual voluntary spring revitalization of the town office gardens.

Posted: to General News on Wed, May 19, 2021
Updated: Wed, May 19, 2021

Fiscal Year 2022 Annual Town Meeting Warrant

The Fiscal Year 2022 Annual Town Meeting Warrant has been finalized and posted.

Posted: to General News on Thu, May 20, 2021
Updated: Mon, Jun 14, 2021

Council on Aging Box Lunch June 17, 2021

Choices are: Ham Salad OR Roast Beef sandwiches

Posted: to General News on Tue, Jun 1, 2021
Updated: Tue, Jun 1, 2021

Job Opportunity - Inspector of Animals for the Town of Colrain

Interested? Please contact Kevin Fox, Town Administrator, (413) 624-6306 or bos@colrain-ma.gov

Posted: to General News on Mon, Jun 7, 2021
Updated: Mon, Jun 7, 2021

Calendar of Events
Mon, Jun 21, 2021, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Socially distanced, outdoors, on library grounds
Posted to: Library
  • Attached File: GML 2021-06-21 Agenda-1.docx
  • Select Board Meeting -- SCHEDULED
    Tue, Jun 22, 2021, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    Colrain Highway Garage - 9 Jacksonville Rd. Colrain, MA 01340
    Posted to: Select Board
    Mon, Jul 5, 2021, All Day
    Posted to: General Events
    Event runs every month_day from Tue, Jul 13, 2021, 4:30 pm
    Colrain Highway Garage
    Posted to: Select Board
    Event runs every month_day from Tue, Jul 27, 2021, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Colrain Highway Garage
    Posted to: Select Board
    Latest News
    Interested? Please contact Kevin Fox, Town Administrator, (413) 624-6306 or bos@colrain-ma.gov
    To: General News
    Choices are: Ham Salad OR Roast Beef sandwiches
    To: General News
    The Fiscal Year 2022 Annual Town Meeting Warrant has been finalized and posted.
    To: General News
    A big thank you to Lanoue Tree & Landscape Service for their annual voluntary spring revitalization of the town office gardens.
    To: General News
    Honoring the history and legacy of William Apess
    To: General News