Entering Shutesbury

Welcome to Shutesbury, a rural town in Franklin County, MA, established as Roadtown in 1735 and incorporated as Shutesbury in 1761, named for Governor Samuel Shute. This is the official town Web site, maintained by the town’s Web Committee.

News & Updates

Nomination Time

One part of our home-grown democracy is the annual election of local officials.  Shutesbury has 16 seats that will be on the May 5, 2018 ballot.  Now is the time to come to the Town Clerk's office to take out nomination papers. 

Helpful Information


Lake Wyola
Montague Road