- Boards & Commissions
Boards & Commissions
Official meeting notices are posted outside Town Hall (171 Rt. 71, No, Egremont), the Old Egremont Country Store Postal Drop (Rt. 71 & Prospect Lake Rd), and South Egremont Post Office, Main St., So. Egremont.
Conduct of Meetings
Meetings of public bodies are conducted in accordance with Massachusetts Open Meeting Law. Consult the Open Meeting Law Guide and Educational Materials January 2018 (PDF)
Vacancies on Town Boards, Commissions & Committees
Learn about current vacancies, paid and volunteer, under Positions Available
If you are interested in serving the Town in another capacity aside from posted vacancies, please get in touch with Town Hall, 413-528-0182 ext 10.
Virtual Public Meetings Allowed Until March 31. 2025
The MA Legislature has passed Governor Healey's supplemental budget with pandemic-era extensions included. With the Governor's signature, the extensions will take effect immediately. The bill allows remote and hybrid meeting options for public bodies through March 31, 2025, and permits reduced quorums for open town meetings through March 31, 2025.
All public meetings of Egremont's boards, commissions, and committees are video recorded. The links to Zoom recordings of held meetings are posted to a dedicated page on the Town's website and are usually available within 24 hours. The currently posted links go back to June 2022. Links are listed in chronological order.
For more information, the Mass.gov guidance issued in 2022 remains in effect: Updated Guidance on Holding Remote and Hybrid Meetings
Encourages the pursuit of agriculture as a business and community resource. Egremont is a by-right farming community. Find the phone number for Farm/Livestock Inspector.
Alford/Egremont Cultural Council
Information on what constitutes eligibility for a grant award.
Board of Health
Guidance on town policies governing COVID (vaccine updates included) and what you need to know about Monkeypox and regulations on refuse and recycling collection, wells, and tobacco. Find the phone number and click-to-email for the Director plus hours at Town Hall. Also, the phone number and hours of the Town’s Transfer Station.
Bylaw Review Committee
Review of Egremont’s General Bylaws. Find the link to download the current Egremont General Bylaws.
Information regarding burials in Egremont’s three cemeteries. Find the phone numbers of the three Commissioners and the Burial Agent.
Guidance and permitting for the protection of wetlands and waterways within Egremont. Find the click-to-email and phone number for the Commission.
Council on Aging
Activities, services, and helpful information for senior residents of Egremont. Find the click-to-email and phone number of the Administrative Assistant and Council on Aging office hours at Town Hall.
Egremont Historical Commission
Activities directed toward identifying, evaluating, and protecting important historic properties.
Reports on Town’s budgeting and capital expenditures
They are keeping Egremont a designated Green Community with guidance on best practices in recycling, Egremont’s Community Choice Power Supply Program, and more.
Activities and updates on securing affordable and workforce housing for low and moderate-income households within Egremont.
Board functions, the progress of Egremont Vision 2035 (Master Plan), and zoning-related resources. Find the click-to-email and mailing address for the Board.
Directives on Town operations, requests for public records, and documents about policies and regulations, the 2022 Annual Town Meeting, and ARPA. Find the click-to-email, mailing address, and phone number for the Board.
Information about the Egremont Village School and Southern Berkshire Regional School District
Access documents regarding the Town’s and MBI’s agreements with Fiber Connect of the Berkshires.
The commissioners and how to contact them. Find the mailing address for the Commission.
Zoning Board of Appeals
Recent rulings by the ZBA