Welcome to the website for the

Town of HARDWICK, MASSACHUSETTS
and the villages of
Gilbertville, Wheelwright and Old Furnace

town seal

On this site, you will be able to:
Town of Hardwick
Municipal Office Building
307 Main Street
P.O. Box 575
Gilbertville, MA  01031

Phone: (413) 477-6197
Fax:  413-477-6703
email:  admin@townofhardwick.com
obtain valuable information and public records
access many municipal services
read important information and notices
Latest update: 10/28/2020
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Voting Information for
November 2020 Election
(updated 10/27)

Deadline to apply for a Vote-By-Mail ballot before the General Election: TODAY, October 28 by 5 pm

Thanksgiving During COVID-19 (from mass.gov)

Grab & Go Meals are available for children ages 0-18 at NO COST every Monday from 4-6 pm at Quabbin Middle/High School. Parents will receive 7 days worth of food. Click here for details.

2nd Quarter Taxes due
Monday, November 2

Senior Center November Newsletter

Resources for Hardwick Senior Citizens

Microenterprise Assistance Grants available for small businesses impacted by Covid-19. Click here for details.

Town of Hardwick October Newsletter

Minutes of 9/25/20 Special Town Meeting

Have you been a victim of Identity Theft? Click here for a packet of resources and instructions for steps you can take. The Hardwick/New Braintree Police Department will assist you but unfortunately, you are burdened with resolving your own credit problems. You must act quickly and assertively to minimize the damage to your good name and credit history.

There have been multiple reports of Unemployment Fraud, whereby people have filed for benefits under someone else's name. If you think this has happened to you, click here to report it to the State, and you must also inform the Hardwick PD.

The town's new drop box is for all correspondence to the Town of Hardwick. Mail-in ballots may be dropped off at this secure location as well as census forms, voter registrations, dog licenses, tax payments, and any other documents residents need to submit to the Town.

Hardwick Recycling Center is now open with some new guidelines due to Covid-19.
Swap Shed is accepting items.

Vacancies
Board of Registrars
Finance Committee

Click here for On-Premises Alcohol/Common Victualer Outdoor Table Service Expansion Information and Application

ALL available information regarding the COVID-19 virus can be found here. This page includes closures, available assistance, etc. Please check back regularly for updates that will be posted as soon as they are available.

Wear A Mask!

FREE MEALS for anyone under the age of 18
at QRHS and Hardwick Elementary School.
Click here for details.

MART will deliver food packages to patrons of the Food Pantry and assist in other transportation required to meet essential needs. Click here for details.

Assessors Maps
Updated 5/12/2020
Resources for Drug and Alcohol Use
Emergency call 911

The Municipal Building is closed to the public, but the Town Clerk is still available with new hours. Click here to download Vital Records Request Form. Any questions call the office at (413) 477-6700 and leave a message if no answer.

Sign up for Hardwick's Virtual Common, a volunteer-run email discussion list where residents of Hardwick/New Braintree can connect to ask for help or share resources during the Covid-19 crisis.

CodeRedCodeRED provides high-speed notification to Hardwick residents whenever needed. The CodeRED system provides Hardwick officials the ability to quickly deliver messages to targeted areas or the entire Hardwick community. CLICK THE LOGO TO SIGN UP. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Seeking donations for the final repairs on the Hardwick Town House. Click here for info. Hardwick Sewer Project
Preliminary Engineering Report
(very large file)
Housing Rehabilitation Assistance Available Volunteers Needed
Need a ride to work? Daycare? Appointment?
Quabog Connector transportation service available now! Click here for information.
Public Records Requests
Available to rent for functions:
Hardwick Town House - click here
For complete agendas of all town and regional meetings go to:
www.mytowngovernment.org/01031 or call (413) 285-2709

The Town of Hardwick is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider.

Check back often. The site will be updated regularly.
Last update: 10/28/
2020

Webmaster: Julie Murkette