Town Permits (A-C)

Abington

Contact: Richard Lafond
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 781-982-2100
Fax:
Email: rlafond@abington.ma.gov
Website: http://abington.depina.net/
Process: Contact for approval.

Acton

Contact: Steve Ledoux
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 978-264-9611
Fax:
Email: manager@acton-ma.gov
Website: http://www.acton-ma.gov
Process: Email a Letter to the Board of Selectmen and copy to the Town Manager (manager@acton-ma.gov).

Acushnet

Contact: Alan Coutinho
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-998-0200
Fax:
Email: acoutinho@acushnettown.ma.us
Website: http://www.acushnet.ma.us/
Process:

Adams

Contact: Jonathan Butler
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-743-8300
Fax: 413-743-8316
Email: wketchman@town.adams.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.adams.ma.us/
Process:

Agawam

Contact: Richard A. Cohen
Title: Mayor
Phone: 413-786-4520
Fax:
Email: mayor@agawam.ma.us
Website: http://www.agawam.ma.us/
Process: Visit our website.

Alford

Contact: Charles Ketchen
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 413-528-4851
Fax:
Email: alford@berkshire.net
Website: http://townofalford.org/
Process: Send a letter to Chairman of the Board of Selectmen (5 Alford Center Rd, Alford, MA 02130-8999) before trying the email address.

Amesbury

Contact: Thatcher W. Kezer III
Title: Mayor
Phone: 978-388-8121
Fax:
Email: mayor@amesburyma.gov
Website: http://www.amesbury.ma.gov/
Process: Contact mayor for initial approval.

Amherst

Contact: John Musante
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 413-259-3002
Fax:
Email: townmanager@amherstma.gov
Website: http://www.amherstma.gov/
Process: First contact the Town Manager. The Department of Public Works will handle all permits.

Andover

Contact: Reginald Stapczynski
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 978-623-8225
Fax: 978-623-8240
Email: manager@andoverma.gov
Website: http://andoverma.gov/
Process: Contact Town Manager, then Lieutenant James Hasham (978-475-0411 ext.1006) at the Police Department for permits.

Aquinnah

Contact: Martina Thornton
Title: County Manager of Dukes County
Phone: 508-696-3840
Fax: 508-696-3841
Email: manager@dukescounty.org
Website: http://dukescounty.org/Pages/DukesCountyMA_Aquinnah/index
Process: Contact Dukes County Manager explaining the
intent and needs of your project.

Arlington

Contact: Adam Chatdelaine
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 781-316-3004
Fax: 781-316-3019
Email: achatdelaine@town.arlington.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.arlington.ma.us/Public_Documents/index
Process: Contact Town Manager explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Ashburnham

Contact: Doug Briggs
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-827-4100, ext. 109
Fax: 978-827-4105
Email: no email provided
Website: http://www.ashburnham-ma.gov/
Process: Contact the Town Administrator, they will be able to direct you everywhere that you need to go.

Ashby

Contact: Jennifer Collins
Title: Board of Selectmen
Phone: 978-386-2501 ext. 11
Fax: 978–386-2490
Email: TaBos@Ashby.ma.gov
Website: http://www.ci.ashby.ma.us/
Process: Contact the Board of Selectmen.

Ashfield

Contact: Mary Fitz-Gibbon
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-628-4641 ext. 7
Fax:
Email: adminassistant@ashfield.org
Website:
Process:

Ashland

Contact: John Petrin
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 508-881-0100 ext. 611
Fax:
Email: jpetrin@ashlandmass.com
Website: http://www.ashlandmass.com/
Process: First contact Town Administrator, you may be directed to the Town Clerk depending on needs.

Athol

Contact: Heather Brissette
Title: Board of Selectmen
Phone: 978-249-2368
Fax: 978–249-4960
Email: selectmen@townofathol.org
Website: http://athol-ma.gov/
Process: First contact Heather via e-mail.

Attleboro

Contact: Kevin J. Dumas
Title: Mayor
Phone: 508-223-2222 ext. 3221
Fax: 508-222-3046
Email: mayor@cityofattleboro.us
Website: http://www.cityofattleboro.us/
Process: Contact the Mayor’s Office, explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Auburn

Contact:
Title:
Phone:
Fax:
Email:
Website:
Process:

Avon

Contact: Michael McCue
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-588-0414
Fax:
Email: mmccue@avonmass.org
Website: http://www.avonmass.org/
Process: Contact Town Administrator explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Ayer

Contact: Robert Pontbriand
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-772-8210
Fax:
Email: ta@ayer.ma.us
Website: http://www.ayer.ma.us/
Process: Call, email or send a letter to the Town Administrator.

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Barnstable

Contact: Mike Trovato
Title: Economic Development Specialist
Phone: 508-862-4791
Fax: 508-862-4782
Email: Michael.Trovato@Town.Barnstable.MA.US
Website: http://town.barnstable.ma.us/
Process: Contact Mike Trovato explaining the
intent and needs of your project.

Barre

Contact: Heather Lemieux
Title: Town Administrator/Board of Selectmen
Phone: 978-355-2504, ext. 101
Fax:
Email: administrator@townofbarre.com
Website: http://www.townofbarre.com/
Process: Contact Town Administrator via e-mail or telephone explaining the intent and needs or your project.

Becket

Contact: Edward Gibson
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-623-8934, ext. 13
Fax: 413-623-6036
Email: administrator@townofbecket.org
Website: http://www.townofbecket.org/public_documents/index
Process: Contact Town Administrator first, then they will contact police if necessary.

Bedford

Contact: Richard Reed
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 781-275-1111
Fax: 781-275-6310
Email: rreed@bedford.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.bedford.ma.us/
Process: Contact Town Manager explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Belchertown

Contact: Brenda Aldrich
Title: Chairwoman of Board of Selectmen’s Office
Phone: 413-323-0403
Fax:
Email: selectmen@belchertown.org
Website: http://www.belchertown.org/
Process: Send a letter addressed to the Chairman of the Board of Selectmen (position rotates yearly) PO Box 670, Belchertown, MA 01007.

Bellingham

Contact: Denis Fraine
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-657-2802
Fax: 508–966-4425
Email: dfraine@bellingham.ma.org
Website: http://www.bellinghamma.org/
Process: Contact our office via phone or email explaining the
intent and needs of your project.

Belmont

Contact: David Kale
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 617-993-2610
Fax: Fax: 617–993-2611
Email: Dkale@belmont-ma.us
Website: http://www.town.belmont.ma.us/Home/
Process: Contact Town Administrator explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Berkley

Contact: George Miller
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 508-824-6794
Fax:
Email: berkleybos@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.berkleyma.com/
Process: Contact Board of Selectmen explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Berlin

Contact: Thomas Andrew
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 978-838-2442
Fax:
Email: selectmen@townofberlin.com
Website: http://www.townofberlin.com/
Process: Contact Board of Selectmen explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Bernardston

Contact: Chief James Palmeri
Title: Police Department
Phone: 413-648-9208
Fax:
Email: bernchief1@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.town.bernardston.ma.us/
Process: Contact Police Dept. first, then they will work with the Town Clerk for permitting.

Beverly

Contact: Mayor Michael Cahill
Title: Mayor’s Office
Phone: 978-921-6000 ext. 2333
Fax:
Email: mayor@beverlyMA.gov
Website: http://www.beverlyma.gov
Process: Contact the Mayor’s Office regarding specifics of film needs (Beverly City Hall, 191 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA 01915).

Billerica

Contact: John Curran
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 978-671-0942
Fax: 978–671-0947
Email: jcurran@town.billerica.ma.us
Website http://www.town.billerica.ma.us/
Process: Contact Town Manager explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Blackstone

Contact: Daniel Keyes
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-883-1500 ext. 3
Fax: 508-883-7043
Email: dkeyes@townofblackstone.org
Website: http://www.townofblackstone.org/
Process: Contact Town Administrator explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Blandford

Contact: Kara Letend
Title: Assistant to the Selectmen
Phone: 413-848-2782 ext. 1103
Fax:
Email: selectmensecretary@townofblanford.com
Website: http://townofblandford.com/
Process: Contact the Selectmen’s office first, they will help you to proceed.

Bolton

Contact: Donald Lowe
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-779-2297
Fax: 978-779-5461
Email: townadministrator@townofbolton.com
Website: http://www.townofbolton.com/Pages/index
Process: Contact Town Administrator explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Boston

Contact: Patte Papa
Title: Boston Film Office
Phone: 617-635-3911
Fax:
Email: filmbureau@cityofboston.gov
Website: http://www.cityofboston.gov/arts/film/
Process: Everything you need to know regarding filming
in Boston should appear on their website: http://www.cityofboston.gov/arts/film/. Contact Office with questions.

Bourne

Contact: Thomas Guerino
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-759-0600 ext. 503
Fax: 508-759-0620
Email: tguerino@townofbourne.com
Website: http://www.townofbourne.com/
Process: Send request by email.

Boxborough

Contact: Selina Shaw
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-263-1116 ext. 101
Fax:
Email: selina.shaw@town.boxborough.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.boxborough.ma.us/
Process: Contact Town Administrator explaining the intent and needs of your project, which will be presented to Board of Selectman who make final decision.

Boxford

Contact: Alan Benson
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-887-6000 ext. 502
Fax:
Email: abenson@town.boxford.mass.us
Website: http://www.town.boxford.ma.us/index.shtml
Process: Write a letter to the Town Administrator,
outlining the intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address: 7A Spofford
Rd., Boxford, MA 01921.

Boylston

Contact: Martin McNamara
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-869-0143 ext. 221
Fax:
Email: mmcnamara@boylston-ma.gov
Website: http://www.boylston-ma.gov/Pages/index
Process: Contact Town Administrator explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Braintree

Contact: Mike Coughlin
Title: Chief of Staff and Operations
Phone: 781-794-8110
Fax: 781-794-8128
Email: mcoughlin@braintreema.gov
Website: http://www.townofbraintreegov.org/
Process:

Brewster

Contact: Charles Sumner
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-896-3701 ext. 1100
Fax:
Email: csumner@town.brewster.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.brewster.ma.us/
Process: Contact our office explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Bridgewater

Contact: Michael Dutton
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 508-697-0919 ext. 0
Fax:
Email: MDutton@bridgewaterMA.org
Website: http://www.bridgewaterma.org/
Process: Contact our office explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Brimfield

Contact: Susan S. Hilker
Title: Chairwoman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: (413) 245-4100 ext. 4
Fax:
Email: brimfieldbos@aol.com
Website: http://www.brimfieldma.org/Pages/index
Process: Contact our office explaining the
intent and needs of your project.

Brockton

Contact: Noube Rateau
Title: Director of Communications & Community Access Liason
Phone: 508-580-7123
Fax: 508-559-7960
Email: nrateau@cobma.us
Website: http://www.brockton.ma.us/
Process: Contact the Mayor’s Office first; you will be advised how to proceed.

Brookfield

Contact: Jennifer Grybowski
Title: Board of Selectmens Office
Phone: 508-867-2930 ext. 10
Fax: 508-867-5091
Email: jgrybowski@brookfieldma.us
Website: http://www.brookfieldma.us/
Process: Contact Board of Selectmen, explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Brookline

Contact: Police Department
Title:
Phone: 617-730-2249
Fax:
Email: brenda_postello@town.brookline.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.brookline.ma.us/
Process: Contact the Police Department explaining the intent and needs if smaller project. Contact the Board of Selectmen at 617-730-2203 if needs are larger.

Buckland

Contact: Andrea Llamas
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-625-6167
Fax: 413-625-8570
Email: twnadmin@town.buckland.ma.us
Website: http://town.buckland.ma.us/
Process: Call Town Administrator first. Then mail a letter to Town of Buckland, 17 State St. Shelburne Falls, MA 01370 describing intended dates and project outline.

Burlington

Contact: John Petrin
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 781-270-1635
Fax:
Email: jpetrin@burlington.org
Website: http://www.burlington.org/
Process: Contact the Town Administrator describing the intended dates and length of time needed for the project, etc.

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Cambridge

Contact: Annette C. Rodibaugh
Title: Permit Desk of the Department of Public Works
Phone: 617-349-4846
Fax:
Email: arodibaugh@cambridgema.gov
Website: http://www.cambridgema.gov/index.cfm
Process: Must contact Dept of Public Works first, fill out permit application,
then may have to be in contact with City Manager

Canton

Contact: William Friel
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 781-821-5000
Fax: 781-821-2935
Email: bfriel@town.canton.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.canton.ma.us/
Process: Contact Town Administrator first, Administrator is the liason to the Board of Selectmen. The Board meets weekly and they do not have office hours.

Carlisle

Contact: Tim Goddard
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-371-6688
Fax:
Email: tgoddard@carlisle.mec.edu
Website: http://www.carlislema.gov/Pages/index
Process: Contact the Town Administrator first, then the Town Administator will be in touch with the Board of Selectmen.

Carver

Contact: Richard LaFond
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-866-3401
Fax:
Email: Elaine.Weston@CarverMA.org
Website: http://www.carverma.org/
Process: Contact Town Administrator’s assistant, (e-mail above) explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Charlemont

Contact: Kathy Reynolds
Title: Board of Selectmen’s Office
Phone: 413-339-4335, ext. 7
Fax:
Email: select@bcn.net
Website: http://www.charlemont-ma.us/
Process: Send a letter to the Board of Selectmen: PO Box 677, Charlemont MA 01339.

Charlton

Contact: Robin Craver
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-248-2206
Fax: 508-248-2374
Email: robin.craver@townofcharlton.net
Website: http://www.townofcharlton.net/
Process: Send an email to the office of the Town Administrator; if necessary she will get in touch with the Chairman of the Board of Selectmen.

Chatham

Contact: Melanie Boutin
Title: Police Department
Phone: 508-945-5105
Fax:
Email: mboutin@chatham-ma.gov
Website: http://www.town.chatham.ma.us/Public_Documents/index
Process: Contact Police Department explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Chelmsford

Contact: Paul Cohen
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 978-250-5201
Fax: 978-250-5252
Email: pcohen@townofchelmsford.us
Website: http://www.townofchelmsford.us/
Process: Contact Town Manager explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Chelsea

Contact: Joe Foti
Title: Department of Public Works (DPW) Director
Phone: 617-466-4200
Fax: 617-466-4105
Email: jfoti@chelseama.gov
Website: http://www.ci.chelsea.ma.us/Public_Documents/index
Process: Send an email explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Cheshire

Contact: Mark Webber
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-743-1690 ext.18
Fax:
Email: admin@cheshire-ma.gov
Website: www.cheshiremass.com
Process: Contact Town Administrator outlining the intent and needs of your project.

Chester

Contact: Patricia Carlino
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-354-7760
Fax:
Email: selectmen@comcast.net
Website: http://www.townofchester.net/chestermass/
Process: Contact the Town Administrator explaining the
intent and needs of your project.

Chesterfield

Contact: Robert Recos
Title: Board of Selectmen (member)
Phone: 413-296-4412
Fax:
Email: chesterfield.ma@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mass.info/chesterfield.ma/
Process: Send an email to Robert Recos, outlining
the intent and needs of your project, as well as the locations you would
like to use.

Chicopee

Contact: Police Department
Title:
Phone: 413-594-1721
Fax:
Email:
Website: http://www.chicopeema.gov/
Process: Contact Chief’s office for the first step.

Chilmark

Contact: Timothy R. Carroll
Title: Board of Selectmen
Phone: 508-645-2100 ext. 2101
Fax: 508-645-2110
Email: execsec@chilmarkMA.gov
Website: http://www.chilmarkma.gov/Pages/index
Process: Send/deliver a request in writing to the Board of Selectmen (Board of Selectmen, P O Box 119, Chilmark, MA 02535) Fax: 508-645-2110. Attend meeting of the Board of Selectmen, meetings are first and third Tues of the month at 7:30pm. The request must reach the Board by noon on the Friday before the next meeting. The request can be emailed, faxed, or delivered by hand.

Clarksburg

Contact: Tom Webb
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-663-8250
Fax: 413-664-6575
Email: clarksburgta@verizon.net
Website: www.clarksburgma.com
Process: Contact Town Administrator with specifics of project; Town Admin will bring to Board of Selectmen.

Clinton

Contact: Mike Ward
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-365-4120
Fax: 978-365-4130
Email: mward@clintonMA.gov
Website: http://www.clintonmass.com/
Process: Contact Town Administrator, explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Cohasset

Contact: Christopher Senior
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 781-383-4105 ext.109
Fax: 781-383–0228
Email: joram@cohassetMA.org
Website: http://www.townofcohasset.org/
Process: Contact Town Manager’s assistant explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Colrain

Contact: Kevin Fox
Title: Town Coordinator
Phone: 413-624-6306
Fax: 413-624-8852
Email: bos@colrain-ma.gov
Website: www.colrainma.com
Process: Not open on Fridays, Contact Town Coordinator explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Concord

Contact: Douglas Meagher
Title: Deputy Town Manager
Phone: 978-318-3000
Fax: 978–318-3002
Email: dmeagher@concordma.gov
Website: http://www.concordnet.org/Pages/index
Process: Contact Dep. Town Manager explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Conway

Contact: Tom Hutcheson
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-369-4235 ext. 3
Fax:
Email: selectboard@townofconway.com
Website: http://www.townofconway.com/
Process: Email request to the selectboard.

Cummington

Contact:
Title:
Phone:
Fax:
Email:
Website: http://www.cummington-ma.gov/
Process: *See Permits section of town home page.

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