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Great Barrington Special Town Meeting to Decide Zoning Bylaws, Citizen Petitions

A special town meeting to be held Tuesday, Sept. 15, will consider a variety of zoning bylaw changes, switching to a quarterly property tax payment system and several citizen petitions.

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Clarksburg Special Town Meeting Passes All Articles

Only about 14 voters attended the special town meeting on the lawn of the Senior Center that also gave the Select Board the ability to start new employees at wage steps commensurate with their experience and education and approved the first step in making the town clerk and appointed position.

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Clarksburg Seeking Temporary Town Clerk to Get Through Elections

Boucher said at least one person had indicated interest in taking the temporary position and that he had reached out to others, including retired North Adams City Clerk Marilyn Gomeau, for assistance.

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Clarksburg Sets Special Town Meeting for PILOT Authorization

The Select Board will need authorization to enter into any PILOT and a special town meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 26, at 6 p.m. at the Senior Center for that vote.

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Cheshire Residents Approve All Articles at Special Town Meeting

Voters approved all three articles on the warrant at a special town meeting Tuesday night. All three votes were overwhelmingly in favor but not without some spirited back and forth between the packed community center and town officials.

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Cheshire Highway Foreman Advocates for New Grader

He has asked the board to propose at town meeting buying a grader as opposed to continuing to rent one as they currently do. He has other ideas as well.

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Cheshire Sets Date For Special Town Meeting

Most important on the docket was setting the warrant for a special town meeting to be held on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. Town Clerk Christine Emerson presented the paperwork to the board for signatures.

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Clarksburg Town Meeting OKs Further School Merger Study

Of the 78 voters who attended the special town meeting at Clarksburg School, only about a half-dozen voted against further research on the merger.

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Clarksburg Voters to Decide School Merger Option

A special town meeting on Wednesday will determine if the town will continue planning a school district merger with neighboring Stamford, Vt.

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Clarksburg Sets Vote for School Merger Proposal

The Select Board on Wednesday afternoon set the date for a special town meeting to vote on the next steps toward a school district merger with Stamford, Vt. The special town meeting will take place on Wednesday, July 31, at 6:30 p.m. at Clarksburg School.

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Stamford Votes to Continue School Merger Process

Stamford voters on Monday gave the go-ahead to continue down the path toward a potential school district merger with Clarksburg, Mass.

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Stamford Advisory Vote on School Merger Slated July 8

Stamford voters will be the first to decide whether to pursue a school district merger with Clarksburg, Mass.; Clarksburg is expected to hold its own special town meeting on the matter by late July.

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