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
Myron E. Richardson Municipal 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
For complete agendas of all town and regional meetings go to:
www.mytowngovernment.org/01031 or call (413) 285-2709
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Memorial Day, Sunday, May 30
No parade this year, however, there will be invocation, wreath laying and taps:
Wheelwright Memorial: 9:30 am
The following times are approximations.
Hardwick Common: 10 am
Hardwick Lower Cemetery by the Town House: 10:15 am
Hardwick Upper Cemetery: 10:30 am
St. Aloysius Cemetery: 11 am
Gilbertville Memorial: 11:15 am

For Covid vaccination info, click here
Appointments are now being set up in Rutland, as well as many other places throughout the Commonwealth. If you're over 12 years old, you are eligible.

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

Gilbertville Water District Annual Meeting
June 15 at 6 pm at the Gilbertville Public Library
Click here for warrant

Any Hardwick resident who is home bound can now call the Board of Health office 413-477-6197 Ext. 108 to make arrangements to receive Covid-19 vaccinations.

Senior Center May Newsletter

Town of Hardwick May Newsletter

FREE MEALS for anyone under the age of 18 at QRHS and Hardwick Elementary School, every Monday through Friday. Click here for details.

Grab & Go Meals are available for children ages 0-18 at NO COSTevery Monday from 3:30-7 pm at Quabbin Middle/High School. Parents will receive 7 days worth of food. Click here for details.

Resources for Drug and Alcohol Use
Emergency call 911

Resources for Hardwick Senior Citizens

2021 Annual Town Election Results

Assessors Maps
Updated 4/13/2021

Click here: Important Message from Board of Health

Click here to listen to the recording of the March 31 Emergency Meeting of Board of Selectmen, Sewer Commissioners and Finance Committee.

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

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 Drop Box is for all correspondence to the Town of Hardwick. Voter registrations, dog licenses, tax payments, and any other documents residents need to submit to the Town may be dropped off at this secure location.

The Municipal Building is closed to the public, but each department can be reached by phone or email. If you have any questions, please call the main number at (413) 477-6197 and listen for your party’s extension. If no answer, please leave a message.

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.

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

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.

Need a ride to work? Daycare? Appointment?
Quabog Connector transportation service available now! Click here for information.
Housing Rehabilitation Assistance Available Volunteers Needed
Hardwick Sewer Project
Preliminary Engineering Report
(very large file)
Click here for On-Premises Alcohol/Common Victualer Outdoor Table Service Expansion Information and Application
Available to rent for functions:
Hardwick Town House - click here
Seeking donations for the final repairs on the Hardwick Town House. Click here for info.

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

Check back often. The site will be updated regularly.

Webmaster: Julie Murkette