Welcome to the website for the

and the villages of
Gilbertville, Wheelwright and Old Furnace

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
access many municipal services
read important information and notices
learn about upcoming events around town


Monday, September 29 at 7 pm
Hardwick Elementary School

Bulk Waste & Textile Collection Day
Saturday, Oct. 18
8:00 am - noon
Recycling Center

Permits for outdoor wood burning boilers are now obtained from Board of Health

Town of Hardwick Newsletter
Volume 1, Issue 1

Are you prepared for an emergency, hurricane?
Click here for details.

Free workshops for parents

Regional Planning Commissions Launch Buy Local Initiative. Farmers click here to take a survey. Others click here, or click here for more info General By-Law for Suspension/Revocation of Licenses for Non-Payment of Taxes
National Grid Reminds Customers to Dig Safe

Veteran's Guidebook for Western Mass

Information about the Sewer Extension Project Central Mass Buy Local Planning Initiative

Property Assessment and Re-use Planning Committee seeking members

State of the Town Forum Presentations and Information (updated 9/2014)
The Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission (CMRPC) needs the assistance of area farm and working landscape operators. If you are a farm operator, please consider taking a farm survey; if you know local farmers please share this with them. Online survey link
(or by Credit Card in the office)

Click here to pay online now!
Senior Property Tax applications can be obtained at the Town Administrator's office.
Click here
for details.

Comcast Frequently Asked Questions

Sanicans (portable toilets) must be permitted
by the Board of Health.
Click here for more information and an application. 

Want to verify your current voter registration status? Click here

Click here to download the Final Report of
the Rural-11 Prioritization Project.

Vacancies - click here

Assessors Maps now online.
Click here for maps.
(updated 12/2013)
Available to rent for functions:
Hardwick Town House - click here
CERT logoWant to become a CERT member to support your community?
CodeRedThe Town of Hardwick has contracted with Emergency Communications Network to license its CodeRED high-speed notification solution. The CodeRED system provides Hardwick officials the ability to quickly deliver messages to targeted areas or the entire Hardwick community. Click here for complete information.
For complete agendas of all town and regional meetings.
Go to: www.mytowngovernment.org/01031 or call (413) 285-2709
Hardwick Youth Center: click here for information
Want to know more about our town committees?
Click here for the Committee Handbook that provides a brief description of elected and appointed officials' duties, which may be well known to many, but are less familiar to others.

Hardwick has an Open Town Meeting form of government. Every voter registered in Hardwick is eligible to vote at Town Meeting. Town Meetings are called by the Board of Selectmen through the issuing of a WARRANT. The warrant contains all items or ARTICLES to be voted on at Town Meeting. Click on this link www.sec.state.ma.us/cis/cistwn/twnidx.htm for more information on Town Meetings or call the Town Clerk at 477-6700

Want to know more about the Open Meeting Law?
Click here
for the New Open Meeting Law Guide.

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

Check back often . . . the site will be updated regularly.
Last update: 9/28/2014

Webmaster: Julie Murkette