By admin | August 29, 2014
Absentee ballots for the Tuesday, September 9, State Primary are available in the Town Clerk’s office. Residents may vote absentee if they will be absent from town on Election Day, have a physical disability that prevents them from voting at the polling place, or cannot vote at the polls due to religious beliefs.
By admin | August 19, 2014
Deadline to register to vote or change party affiliation for State Primary is Wednesday, August 20. Town Clerk’s office will remain open until 8:00 PM that day. Students who were away at school and have moved back to Williamstown should contact Town Clerk’s office to confirm if they are still registered to vote. Voters may also check their voter registration status on Secretary of Commonwealth website at http://www.sec.state.ma.us.
By admin | August 18, 2014
The Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC) is pleased to announce the release of its DRAFT Passenger Rail Station Location and Design Analysis Study for public comment. Copies of the DRAFT study can be obtained by clicking here or by requesting a copy in person at the BRPC office located at 1 Fenn Street, Suite 201, Pittsfield, MA 01201. The thirty (30) day public comment period begins on August 15, 2014 and ends on September 15, 2014. Please address written comments to Senior Planner Brian Domina via email at email@example.com or by mail to Brian Domina, Berkshire Regional Planning Commission, 1 Fenn Street, Suite 201, Pittsfield, MA 01201.
Topics: Community Development 458-9344
By admin | August 15, 2014
The Cultural Council of Northern Berkshire (CCNB), a granting organization funded by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, represents 11 municipalities in Northern Berkshire County, including Williamstown. The CCNB accepts grant applications from individuals and organizations for projects in the arts, humanities, and interpretive sciences. These projects must provide a public benefit, such as a concert, school field trip, lecture, theatre performance, or exhibition. Review panels look for projects that are innovative, collaborative, demonstrate creative excellence, contribute to the cultural vitality of our community, and address a community need or reach an underserved population.
The CCNB is currently accepting applications to fund projects between January and December of 2015. Applications and guidelines are available at local libraries and town halls or online at: www.mass-culture.org. Applications must be postmarked by October 15, 2014. For more information, contact Heather O’Brien at: (413) 281-0455 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Topics: General Interest
By admin | August 14, 2014
Board of Health public hearing Monday, September 8, at 6 pm in the Municipal Building link to take testimony on proposed tobacco control regulations. Primary proposed changes: smoking in outside dining areas no longer allowed; sale of flavored tobacco products other than menthol, mint or wintergreen, not allowed; single cigar sales limited; pharmacies not allowed to sell tobacco products. Follow link to more details. Copy of the regulation available for review in the Community Development Department, Municipal Building, 31 North Street, 3rd Floor, Monday – Friday 8:30 – 4:30.
Topics: Board of Health 458-9344
By admin | August 11, 2014
Topics: Planning Board 458-9344
By admin | August 7, 2014
Paint collection day at the Transfer Station off Simonds Road Saturday, August 9, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Fee $2 per liquid gallon for oil-based and latex finishes. No charge for spray paint. Follow the link for more information on special collections.
Topics: Public Works 458-9345
« Previous Entries