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 Website, maintained by the Town’s Web Committee.

Thank you, Shutesbury!  You submitted 186 Open Space & Recreation Plan surveys, with an impressive 89% completion rate!  Those responses will be key to planning the future of land use and open space in our Town.         — the Shutesbury Open Space Committee

Hazard Mitigation Plan documents for public review:  draft of the Hazard Mitigation Plan, the Hazard Mitigation Action Plan (the most important of these documents for public to review), and maps of hazards, infrastructure, & resources.


Looking for trash bags? Trash bags and Leverett Transfer Station Stickers are available at Town Hall.


Stay Informed About Coronavirus - COVID-19. Read more

Looking for a meeting time & agenda?  Zoom address?  past meeting?
Go to the Official Calendar of Town meetings.

Learn about Annual Town Meeting, the legislative branch of Shutesbury Town government.


News & Updates

Helpful Information

Voting For Students

For students who may be voting for the first time, or living away at school, information about how to register or where to register to vote can be helpful. 


Lake Wyola
Montague Road