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

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

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

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

Coming This Spring!

Village Intersection Improvement Project

Posted: to General News on Wed, Jan 20, 2021
Updated: Wed, Jan 20, 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: Wed, Mar 9, 2022

Recycle Your Clothing and Textiles

A Salvation Army drop box for textile recycling is located at our Transfer Station

Posted: to General News on Tue, Jul 6, 2021
Updated: Tue, Jul 6, 2021

Colrain Awarded Culvert Replacement Municipal Assistance Grant

The Town has received notice that it is the recipient of a $95,500 grant award through the MA Department of Fish and Game

Posted: to General News on Wed, Jul 14, 2021
Updated: Wed, Jul 14, 2021

Colrain Seniors Upcoming Events & Newsletter - Summer 2021

Posted: to General News on Wed, Jul 14, 2021
Updated: Wed, Jul 14, 2021

Special Election Announced

The Town will be holding a special election on September 7th to vote on a Debt Exclusion question

Posted: to General News on Wed, Aug 4, 2021
Updated: Wed, Aug 4, 2021

Congratulations to Catamount Country Store from the Town of Colrain!

U.S. Postal Service acknowledges the extra effort that Catamount Country Store gave during the Covid-19 outbreak.

Posted: to General News on Mon, Aug 16, 2021
Updated: Mon, Aug 16, 2021

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day - Sept. 25, 2021

Pre-Registration Required by September 1st

Posted: to General News on Mon, Aug 30, 2021
Updated: Mon, Aug 30, 2021

Village Intersection Project

To Provide additional clarity as the project progresses here is a synopsis and depiction of the final project.

Posted: to General News on Fri, Sep 10, 2021
Updated: Fri, Sep 10, 2021

FY22 Tax Rate Certified

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

Free Well Water Testing for PFAS

Apply for FREE well water testing TODAY

Posted: to General News on Wed, Nov 3, 2021
Updated: Wed, Nov 3, 2021

Our Beautiful Holiday Tree

Thank You Clint Dodge, Johnnie Chace and Mike Slowinski!

Posted: to General News on Mon, Nov 29, 2021
Updated: Mon, Nov 29, 2021

Are You the Parent of a New Baby?

Contact the Mary Lyon Foundation for your Newborn gift.

Posted: to General News on Wed, Dec 8, 2021
Updated: Wed, Dec 8, 2021

Select Board Set Date for FY 23 Annual Town Meeting

The Colrain Select Board voted to hold the Fiscal Year 2023 Annual Town Meeting on June 14, 2022 beginning at 5:30Pm.

Posted: to General News on Tue, Jan 4, 2022
Updated: Tue, Jan 4, 2022

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Town Offices Closed

Monday, January 17, 2022

Posted: to General News on Tue, Jan 11, 2022
Updated: Tue, Jan 11, 2022

Washington’s Birthday - Town Offices Closed

Monday, February 21, 2022

Posted: to General News on Tue, Jan 11, 2022
Updated: Mon, Feb 7, 2022

Age- and Demential-Friendly Survey is Now Open

Posted: to General News on Mon, Feb 14, 2022
Updated: Mon, Feb 14, 2022

Special Town Meeting Scheduled

The Colrain Select Board has schedules a STM to consider 3 articles on March 10, 2022 at the Colrain Central School at 7:00PM

Posted: to General News on Thu, Feb 24, 2022
Updated: Fri, Feb 25, 2022

The Selectboard Voted to Rescind the Mask Mandate Effective March 9, 2022

Posted: to General News on Wed, Mar 9, 2022
Updated: Wed, Mar 9, 2022

Select Board sets FY 23 ATM Warrant closing date

The Select Board Has set the Fiscal Year 2023 Annual Town Meeting Warrant closing date as April 29, 2022.

Posted: to General News on Wed, Mar 9, 2022
Updated: Wed, Mar 9, 2022

BULKY WASTE DAY - MAY 14, 2022 - 9 am to Noon

Spring "Clean Sweep" Bulky Waste - 3 Locations

Posted: to General News on Mon, Apr 25, 2022
Updated: Tue, Apr 26, 2022

Senior (62+) Apartments, Sunderland, MA - 33 Residential Units

Application Deadline: June 29, 2022 at 5 pm; Lottery Date: July 20, 2022

Posted: to General News on Mon, Apr 25, 2022
Updated: Mon, Apr 25, 2022

Annual Town Meeting Warrant Approved and Posted

The Annual Town Meeting Warrant has been approved and posted for the meeting scheduled for June 14th.

Posted: to General News on Mon, May 16, 2022
Updated: Mon, May 16, 2022

ATM Warrant - Finance Committee Recommendations on Articles

The Colrain Finance Committee has voted their recommendations regarding the proposed fiscal Year 2023 Annual Town Meeting Warrant.Warrant

Posted: to General News on Wed, May 25, 2022
Updated: Wed, May 25, 2022

Museum commemorates Colrain Resident’s role in Boston Tea Party

David Lyons’ headstone marked with a commemorative plaque.

Posted: to General News on Wed, May 25, 2022
Updated: Wed, May 25, 2022

Calendar of Events
Mon, May 30, 2022, All Day
Posted to: General Events
Tue, May 31, 2022, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Highway Garage, 11 Jacksonville Rd., Colrain, MA
Posted to: Finance Committee
  • Attached File: Finance Committee Agenda 2022-05-31
  • Select Board Meeting -- SCHEDULED
    Tue, Jun 14, 2022, 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    Colrain Town Offices - 55 Main Rd.
    Posted to: Select Board
    Tue, Jun 14, 2022, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Town Offices - Outdoors
    Posted to: General Events
    Sun, Jun 19, 2022, All Day
    Posted to: General Events
    Latest News
    Collector’s hours for Thursday, May 26, 2022 will be 11 am to 4 pm
    David Lyons’ headstone marked with a commemorative plaque.
    The Colrain Finance Committee has voted their recommendations regarding the proposed fiscal Year 2023 Annual Town Meeting Warrant.Warrant
    JUNE 1 - AUGUST 24
    The Annual Town Meeting Warrant has been approved and posted for the meeting scheduled for June 14th.