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Important Information
and Recent Notices


For Recent Notice Archives, click here.

Beginning Monday, November 28 the Myron Richardson Municipal Building will have revised hours.
Monday 9 am - 6:30 pm; Tuesday through Thursday 9 am - 4:30 pm; Closed Friday-Sunday

National Grid will be holding 2 public hearings (December 1 and 2) via Zoom regarding their 3-year Energy Efficiency Plan for 2022 through 2024. Click here for details and how to attend.

Highway Department (2 open positions)
Recycling Center Laborer (p/t)
Board of Health Clerk (p/t)
School Committee

Floor and ceramic tiles are currently available for free at the Recycling Center. Call Christine at
(508) 873-1400 for info.

To listen to the meeting between the Board of Selectmen, Sewer Commissioners and USDA that was held on Sept. 22, click here.

An archive of the recordings from virtual board meetings is available here and will be updated as more become available.

Emergencies can happen at any time.
Make sure your family knows how to get in touch with each other if you are not all together or if normal communications systems are disrupted. Click here to learn how to make an emergency plan for your family.

National Grid Introduces a Better Way to Stay Informed During a Power Outage.
Click here
for information.
Grab & Go Meals are available for children ages 0-18 at NO COST every Monday from 3:30-7 pm at Quabbin Middle/High School. Parents will receive 7 days worth of food. Click here for details. FREE MEALS for anyone under the age of 18 at QRHS and Hardwick Elementary School,
every Monday through Friday. Click here for details.

For Covid-19 Vaccination Information for Hardwick residents, click here. For complete information on Covid-19 vaccinations, click here

Gilbertville Water District Rules and Regulations
for Water Use
Recycling Center Stickers for Fiscal Year 2022 are available for purchase until June 30, 2022. ($50 for town residents; $80 for out of town) Your sticker can be purchased at the Recycling Center during normal business hours.  A current sticker is required to use the facility. The Hardwick Recycling Center will be closed on the following federal holidays: Christmas Day, New Years Day, Independence Day, and Veterans Day when the actual holiday occurs on a Wednesday or Saturday.

2021 Annual Town Election Results

Assessors Maps
Updated 4/13/2021
Microenterprise Assistance Grants available for small businesses impacted by Covid-19.
Click here for details.
Click here for a link to the Letter of Conditions from the USDA dated May 28, 2021 regarding the Sewer Project.

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.
Click here for all COVID-19 updates Resources for Drug and Alcohol Use
Emergency call 911

If you feel COVID-19 symptoms, stay home to avoid exposing others. Check your symptoms and connect to telehealth at for information.

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.
Emergency Child Care for Massachusetts Families & Essential Workers

USDA Announces Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

Click here to learn about Hardwick's amazing biodiversity: rare, endangered, and threatened species of wildlife and plant life.
Download brochure about food producers,
markets and resources in north-central Mass.

Available to rent for functions:
Hardwick Town House - click here