West County Notebook, Jan. 3, 2018

Tuesday, January 02, 2018
Christmas tree pickup Monday

SHELBURNE FALLS — The Shelburne Highway Department will be collecting Christmas trees in the village on Monday, Jan. 8, beginning at 7 a.m. weather permitting. Please place your trees curbside.

Rural residents may dispose of their trees by bringing them to the town garage site on Colrain-Shelburne Road.

Ashfield winter parking ban in effect

ASHFIELD — A reminder that any overnight parking on the streets is prohibited until April 1 in Ashfield.

Town rules say it is unlawful for any vehicle, except in an emergency, to be parked on a street for more than one hour between 11 p.m. and 8 am. Any vehicle parked illegally shall be towed and the owners held responsible for towing charges.

New town clerk email addresses

SHELBURNE FALLS — The Shelburne and Buckland town clerks have new email addresses.

Shelburne Town Clerk Joseph Judd’s new email is:


In the village, Judd serves as town clerk for all residents who live between Route 2 and Deerfield River, ending at the Iron Bridge.

Buckland Town Clerk Janice Purington’s new email address is:


She serves all Buckland residents, including those living in the Buckland portion of Shelburne Falls, above the Deerfield River, along State Street, Conway Street and beyond.