Town Permits (Q-T)

Quincy

Contact: Mark Carey
Title: Executive Director
Phone: 866-990-FILM (3456)
Fax: 617-471-3132
Email: careycomm@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.discoverquincy.com/
Process: Please contact the office. Quincy is a film-friendly full service “One-Stop-Shop” for your production needs. They assist in all matters of permitting, location scouting, parking and offer other services like catering, livery, protective, liaison for casting & crew, and more if needed.

Randolph

Contact: David Murphy
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 781-961-0911
Fax:
Email: dmurphy@randolph-ma.gov
Website: http://www.randolphtownclerk.com/
Process: Call or send an email to the Town Manager, outlining the intent and needs of your project.
This will get the process moving; permits generally don’t take long to obtain.

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Raynham

Contact: Randall A. Buckner
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-824-2707
Fax: 508-823-1812
Email: rbuckner@town.raynham.ma.us
Website: http://www.ci.reading.ma.us/Pages/index
Process: Write a letter or send an email to the Town
Administrator, outlining the intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address:
558 South Main St., Raynham MA 02767.

Reading

Contact: Peter Hechenbleikner
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 781-942-9043
Fax: 781-942-9071
Email: townmanager@ci.reading.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.raynham.ma.us/Public_Documents/index
Process: Send an email or write a letter to the Town
Manager, outlining the intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address:
16 Lowell Street, Reading MA 01867.

Rehoboth

Contact: Jeffery Ritter
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-252-3758 x1
Fax:
Email: jritter@town.rehoboth.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.rehoboth.ma.us/
Process: Write a letter to the Board of Selectmen,
outlining the intent and needs of your project and listing the specific locations
where you would like to shoot. From here, permitting will be carried out
by the Zoning/Building dept. Mailing Address: 148 Peck Street, Rehoboth MA
02769.

Revere

Contact: Gene Doherty
Title: Fire Chief/Public Safety
Phone: 781-286-8365
Fax: 781-286-8365
Email: edoherty@revere.org
Website: http://www.revere.org/index.htm
Process: Send an email to the Fire Chief outlining
the needs and intent of your project. He is also responsible for Permitting.

Richmond

Contact: Matt Kerwood
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-698-3882
Fax:
Email: no email provided
Website: http://www.richmondma.org/
Process: Contact the Town Administrator

Rochester

Contact: Richard LaCamera
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-763-3871
Fax: 508-763-4892
Email: rlacamera@townofrochester.com
Website: http://townofrochestermass.com/
Process: Send an email or write a letter to the Town
Administrator, outlining the intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address:
1 Constitution Way, Rochester MA 02770.

Rockland

Contact: Mary Stuart
Title: Board of Selectmen’s Office, Exec. Asst. to Selectmen
Phone: 781-871-1874 ext. 100
Fax: 781-871-0386
Email: exasstselectmen@rockland.ma.gov
Website: http://www.rockland-ma.gov/
Process: Call the Selectmen’s office to specify when
and where you would like to shoot; the Executive Assistant to the Selectmen
will then put you in touch with the appropriate departments (Police, Town
Hall, or Parks Department).

Rockport

Contact: Linda Sanders
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-546-6786
Fax: 978-871-0286
Email: lsanders@town.rockport.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.rockport.ma.us/
Process: Write a letter to the Town Administrator,
outlining the intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address: Attn: Town
Administrator, Town of Rockport, 34 Broadway, Rockport MA 01966.

Rowe

Contact: Ellen Miller
Title: Town Coordinator
Phone: 413-339-5520 ext. 11
Fax: 413-339-5316
Email: admin@rowe-ma.gov
Website: http://www.rowe-ma.gov/Pages/index
Process: Send an email or letter to the Board of Selectmen, outlining
the intent and needs of your project:
Board of Selectmen
PO Box 462
Rowe MA 01367

Rowley

Contact: Robert Snow
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 978-948-2372
Fax: 978-984-8202
Email: selectmen@townofrowley.org
Website: http://www.town.rowley.ma.us/
Process: Write a letter to the Chairman of the Board
of Selectmen, outlining the intent and needs of your project. Please be as
specific as possible regarding the locations you’d like to use and when,
if traffic would need to be disrupted and the approximate length of time
needed to shoot. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 275, Rowley, MA 01969.

Roylaston

Contact: Linda M. Alger
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectment
Phone: 978-249-9641
Fax: 978-249-2204
Email: lalger-bos@royalston_ma.gov
Website: http://www.royalston-ma.gov/
Process: Write a letter to the Chairman of the Board
of Selectmen, outlining the intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 125, Royalston MA 01368.

Russell

Contact: Nancy Mezger
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 413-862-3265
Fax:
Email: no email provided- selectmen have no email for
the present
Website: http://www.townofrussell.us/
Process: Write a letter to the Chairman of the Board
of Selectmen, outlining the intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 407, Russell, MA 01071.

Rutland

Contact: Joseph Baril
Title: Chief of Police
Phone: 508-886-4106
Fax: 508-886-4117
Email: policechief@townofrutland.org
Website: http://www.townofrutland.org/Pages/index
Process: Contact the Police dept., explaining your
project, where you want to shoot and what you will need.

Salem

Contact: Ellen Talkowsky
Title: Special Events Coordinator
Phone: 978-745-9595
Fax:
Email: ETalkowsky@Salem.com
Website: http://salem.org/filmoffice/
Process: Call the Special Events Coordinator, explaining
the needs of your project, when and where you’d like to shoot, etc. She will
then put you in touch with the necessary departments.

Salisbury

Contact: Jerry Klima
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 978-462-8232 ext. 100
Fax:
Email: no email provided
Website: http://www.salisburyma.gov/
Process: Write a letter to the Chairman of the Board
of Selectmen, outlining the intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address:
5 Beach Row, Salem MA 01952. A carbon copy of the letter may also be sent
to Attn. Chief of Police.

Sandisfield

Contact: Victor Hryckvich
Title: Office of the Selectboard
Phone: 413-258-4711
Fax: 413-258-4225
Email: no email provided
Website: http://www.sandisfield.info/
Process: Write a letter of intent, directed to Victor Hryckvich, (P.O. Box 90, Sandisfield, MA 01255).

Sandwich

Contact: Diane Hanelt
Title: Office of the Selectboard
Phone: 508-888-4910
Fax: 508-833-8045
Email: dhanelt@townofsandwich.net
Website: http://www.sandwichmass.org/
Process: Contact the Board of Selectmen’s Office.

Saugus

Contact: Donald Wong
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 781-231-4124
Fax: 781-231-4109
Email: wreed@saugus-ma.gov
Website: www.saugus-ma.gov
Process: Contact Chairman of the Board of Selectmen.

Savoy

Contact: Ronna Brant
Title: Office Manager
Phone: 413-743-4290
Fax: 413-743-4292
Email: townofsavoy@verizon.net
Website: www.mass.gov/cc/savoy.html
Process: Contact Ronna Brant for initial instructions. Will
need to go before the Select Board, which meets every OTHER Tuesday.

Scituate

Contact: Patricia Vinchesi
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 781-545-8741
Fax: 781-545-8704
Email: pvinchesi@town.scituate.ma.us
Website: www.town.scituate.ma.us/
Process: Contact Town Administrator

Seekonk

Contact: Pamela Nolan
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-336-2910
Fax: 508-336-3137
Email: pnolan@seekont-ma.gov
Website:
Process: Contact Town Administrator

Sharon

Contact: Ben Puritz
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 781-784-1515
Fax: 781-784-1503
Email: bpuritz@townofsharon.org
Website: http://www.townofsharon.net
Process: Contact Town Administrator

Sheffield

Contact: Ronda Labombard
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-229-7000 ext. 152
Fax: 413-229-0717
Email: sheffieldmass@bcn.net
Website: http://www.sheffieldma.gov/Pages/index
Process: Contact Town Administrator

Shelbourne

Contact: John Paine
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 413-625-0300
Fax: 413-625-0303
Email: selectboard@townofshelbourne.com
Website: http://townofshelburne.com/
Process: Must write letter of intent to Chairperson
of the Board of Selectmen, the issue will be voted on at a meeting.
Mailing Address: 51 Bridge St., Shelbourne, MA 01370

Sherborn

Contact:
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-651-7850
Fax:
Email: diane.moores@sherbornma.org
Website: www.sherbornma.org/
Process: Contact the Town Administrator with a written
letter outlining the intent and needs of your project. (Mailing Address:
19 Washinginton St., Sherborn, MA 01770).

Shirley

Contact: David Swain
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 978-425-2600 ext. 200
Fax: 978-425-2602
Email: selectmen@shirley-ma.gov
Website: www.shirley-ma.gov
Process: Call or email the Chairman of the Board of Selectmen.

Shrewsbury

Contact: Daniel Morgado
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 508-841-8508
Fax: 508-842-0587
Email: dmorgado@th.ci.shrewsbury.ma.us
Website: www.shrewsbury-ma.gov/
Process: Contact the Town
Manager via e-mail or standard mail, (100 Maple Ave., Shrewsbury, MA 01545). He will work out the arrangements and other details. It is a very informal and quick process.

Shutesbury

Contact: Becky Torres
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-259-1214
Fax: 413-259-1107
Email: townadmin@shutesbury.org
Website: http://www.shutesbury.org/
Process: Call or send an email to the Town Administrator
outlining the intent and needs of your project.

Somerset

Contact: William Meehan
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 508-646-2800
Fax: 508-646-2802
Email: nmessier@town.somerset.ma
Website: www.townofsomerset.org
Process: Write a letter to the Chairman of the Board of Selectmen, outlining intent and needs of your project.
Mailing Address: 140 Wood St. Somerset, MA 02726

Somerville

Contact: Jackie Rosetti
Title: City Clerk
Phone: 617-625-6600 ext. 2614
Fax:
Email: no email provided
Website: http://www.somervillemassachusetts.com/
Process: Contact the Mayor’s office first; if shooting
in a private home no permitting is necessary. However, if you will have production
vehicles with commercial plates, they will need parking permits from the
Traffic and Parking Department (617-625-6600 x7900) to avoid being ticketed.
If you will be shooting in a public place such as a square or park or need
to close roads, you must contact the Mayor’s Office for a Public Occupancy
Permit. This must be done at least 1 month prior to shooting so that the
issue can go before the Board of Aldermen, who meets twice monthly.

South Hadley

Contact: David Labrie
Title: Chief of Police
Phone: 413-538-8231
Fax:
Email: no email provided
Website: www.southhadley.org/
Process: Contact the Chief of Police concerning information
about your project, i.e. locations and duration. (Mailing Address: 41 Bridge
St., South Hadley, MA 01075).

Southampton

Contact: Jess Dods
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 413-529-0106
Fax: 413-529-1006
Email: selectmen@town.southampton.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.southampton.ma.us/index.php
Process: Send an email to the Chairman of the Board
of Selectmen, outlining the intent and needs of your project.

Southborough

Contact: Jean Hitchen
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-485-0710 ext. 1
Fax: 508-480-0161
Email: jhitchen@southboroughma.com
Website: http://www.southboroughtown.com
Process: Contact the Town Administrator.

Southbridge

Contact: Christopher Clark
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 508-764-5405
Fax: 508-764-5425
Email: ytortios@southbridgemass.org
Website: http://www.ci.southbridge.ma.us
Process: If shooting on public property, contact the
Town Manager at: 41 Elm St, Southbridge MA, 01550.

Southwick

Contact: Karl Stinehart
Title: Chief Administrative Officer of the Selectboard
Phone: 413-569-5995
Fax: 413-569-5001
Email: kstinehart@southwichma.net
Website: http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=mg2localgovccpage&L=1&L0=home&L1=Resident&sid=massgov2&selectCity=Southwick
Process: Contact the Board of Selectmen’s Office.

Spencer

Contact: Adam D. Gaudetter
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-885-7500 ext. 155
Fax: 508-885-7528
Email: ltorti@spencerma.gov
Website: http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=mg2localgovccpage&L=1&L0=home&L1=Resident&sid=massgov2&selectCity=Spencer
Process: Contact the Chairman of the Board of Selectmen. Mailing Address: 157 Main St. Spencer, MA 01562

Springfield

Contact: Wayman Lee
Title: City Clerk’s Office
Phone: 413-787-6069
Fax:
Email: wlee@springfieldcityhall.com
Website: http://www.springfieldcityhall.com/COS/
Process: Contact the City Clerk’s office.

Sterling

Contact: Terry Ackerman
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-422-3030
Fax:
Email: TAckerman@sterling-ma.gov
Website: http://www.sterling-ma.gov/Pages/index”>http://www.sterling-ma.gov/Pages/index
Process: Contact the Town Administrator, who will
report back to the Board of Selectmen.

Stockbridge

Contact: Richard Wilcox
Title: Chief of Police
Phone: 413-298-5530
Fax: 413-298-4345
Email: no email provided
Website: http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=mg2localgovccpage&L=1&L0=home&L1=Resident&sid=massgov2&selectCity=Stockbridge
Process: Contact the Chief of Police and write a letter
to the Board of Selectmen at: 50 Main St. Stockbridge, MA. 01262.

Stoneham

Contact: Debbie Pettengill
Title: Executive Secretary of the Town Administrator
Phone: 781-279-2600
Fax: 781-279-2602
Email: dpettengill@ci.stoneham.ma.us
Website: http://www.ci.stoneham.ma.us/
Process: Contact Debbie Pettengill via e-mail or standard
mail: 35 Central St., Stoneham, MA 02180.

Stoughton

Contact: Marie Chiofolo
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 781-341-1300 ext. 9211
Fax:
Email: twnmgr@stoughton-ma.gov
Website: http://www.stoughton.org/
Process: Contact the Town Manager by e-mail or standard
mail: 10 Pearl St., Stoughton, MA 02072.

Stow

Contact: William Bosworth
Title: Police Chief
Phone: 978-897-4545
Fax:
Email: stowpolice@stow-ma.gov
Website: http://www.stow-ma.gov/
Process: Contact the chairman of the Board of Selectmen
via e-mail or standard mail: 305 Great Rd., Stow, MA 01775.

Sturbridge

Contact: Shaun Suhoski
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 508-347-2500
Fax: 508-347-5886
Email: ssuhoski@town.sturbridge.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.sturbridge.ma.us/Public_Documents/index
Process: Contact the town administrator via e-mail
or standard mail at: Town Hall, 308 Main St., Sturbridge, MA 01566.

Sudbury

Contact: Maureen Valente
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 978-639-3381
Fax: 978-639-3381
Email: Selectman@sudbury.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.sudbury.ma.us/
Process: Contact town manager by e-mail or standard
mail: 278 Old Sudbury Rd., Sudbury, MA 01776.

Sunderland

Contact: Margaret Nartowicz
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-665-1441
Fax: 413-665-1080
Email: townadmin@townofsunderland.us
Website: http://www.townofsunderland.us/
Process: Send a letter to the Town Administrator outlining
the intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address: 12 School St., Sunderland,
MA 01375.

Sutton

Contact: Kevin Geraghty
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 508-865-8727
Fax: 508-865-8721
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Website: www.suttonma.org/
Process: Send a letter to the Chairman of the Board
of Selectmen (4 Uxbridge Rd., Sutton, MA 01590).

Swampscott

Contact: Thomas G. Younger
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 781-596-8850
Fax: 781-596-8851
Email: tyounger@town.swampscott.ma.us
Website: http://www.town.swampscott.ma.us/Public_Documents/index
Process: Contact the Town Administrator via phone or email explaining the intent and needs of your project.

Swansea

Contact: Kevin Reid
Title: Cable Access Coordinator / Sellectmans Office
Phone: 508-678-2987
Fax:
Email: jkevinreid@swanseaschools.org
Website: http://www.swanseamass.org/
Process: Contact Kevin Reid, cable access coordinator,
for information about shooting in town and utilizing facilities.

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Taunton

Contact: Charles Crowley
Title: Mayor
Phone: 508-821-1000
Fax: 508 921 1005
Email: mayor@tmlp.net
Website: http://www.taunton-ma.gov/Pages/index
Process: Write a letter to the Mayor, outlining the
intent and needs of your project. Mailing Address: City Hall, 141 Oak Street,
Taunton, MA 02780.

Templeton

Contact: Carol Skelton
Title: Town Coordinator
Phone: 978-939-8801
Fax: 978-939-4005
Email: cskelton@templeton1.org
Website: http://www.templeton1.org
Process: Contact individual property owner(s) for
use of private property. For use of public locations, contact Town Coordinator.

Tewksbury

Contact: Richard Montouri
Title: Town Manager
Phone: 978-640-4300
Fax: 978-640-4434
Email: jtamboli@tewksbury-ma.gov
Website: http://www.tewksbury.net/
Process: Call or send a letter to the Town Manager: 1009 Main St. Tewksbury, MA 01876.

Tisbury

Contact: Aase Jones
Title: Assitant Town Administrator
Phone: 508-696-4215
Fax: 508-693-5876
Email: selectman@topsfield.ma.us
Website: http://tisburygov.org/
Process: Send letter to Town Administrator at: P.O.
Box 1239, Vineyard Haven, Tisbury MA, 02568.

Tolland

Contact: Eric R Munson, Jr.
Title: Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
Phone: 413-258-4794
Fax: 413-258-4048
Email: selectmentolland@earthlink.net
Website: http://www.tolland-ma.gov/
Process: Contact the Chairman of the Board of Selectmen
by letter or e-mail for information. Mailing Address: 241 West Granville
Rd., Tolland MA, 01034. Request must be submitted in writing; you may call
also but office hours are part time.

Topsfield

Contact: Virginia Wilder
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-887-1500
Fax: 978-887-1503
Email: selectman@topsfield.ma.gov
Website: http://www.topsfield-ma.gov/
Process: Send a letter to the Town Property Manager
(Town administrator) at: 8 West Common St., Topsfield MA, 01983.

Townsend

Contact: Greg Barns
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-597-1701
Fax:
Email: gbarns@townsend.ma.us
Website: http://www.townsend.ma.us/
Process: Send email to Town Administrator as well
as to Board of Selectmen (selectmen@townsend.ma.us).

Truro

Contact: Julie Dupree
Title: Licensing Agent
Phone: 508-349-7004 ext. 10
Fax:
Email: no email provided
Website: http://www.truro-ma.gov/index.php/
Process: Send a letter to the Town Administrator at:
P.O. Box 2030, Truro MA, 02666.

Tyngsborough

Contact: Michael Gilleberto
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 978-649-2300 ext. 100
Fax: 978-649-2310
Email: mgilleberto@tyngsboroughma.gov
Website: www.tyngsboroughma.gov/
Process: Send letter to Town Administrator at:
25 Bryants St., Tyngsborough MA, 01879.

Tyringham

Contact: Molly Curtin-Schaefer
Title: Town Administrator
Phone: 413-243-1749
Fax: 413-243-4942
Email: Townhall@bcn.net
Website: http://www.tyringham-ma.gov/Pages/index
Process: Send letter to Town Administrator at: P.O.
Box 442, Tyringham MA, 01264.

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