Town of Goshen, MA 01032
Welcome to the official website for the Town of Goshen.  A town of 1,054 residents located in the foothills of the Berkshires, Goshen was a part of the town of Chesterfield until it became a town in its own right by an act of incorporation passed May 14, 1781, and signed by Governor John Hancock. This Town-owned website is maintained by the Goshen Website Committee.


Recent Announcements

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Special Announcements

As the winter season draws near, residents are advised that the Goshen Town Offices will be closed whenever schools in the Hampshire Regional School district are closed due to inclement weather conditions.


All Goshen Town Offices will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2016 in observance of Presidents' Day.  The Select Board will meet on Tuesday, February 16, 2016.


The Presidential Primary will be held on Tuesday, March 1, 2016.  The last date to register to vote in the primary election is Wednesday, February 10, 2016 from 2:00 - 4:00 PM and 7:00 - 8:00 PM to assist you with voter registration.

The 2016 dog licenses are in.  Last year's licenses expire on March 31, 2016.  The Town Clerk will be available to issue licenses during regular business hours on Mondays from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM and Monday evenings from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.  Also available on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 9:00 to 11:00 AM.  Watch the town memo board and this website for the date of the annual Rabies Vaccination Clinic.  Licenses will be available that day as well.  License fees:  Spayed females/neutered males:  $5.00 --- Unspayed females/unneutered males:  $10.00.  Valid rabies certificates are required and must be presented by dog owner at the time of licensing along with certificate of spaying/neutering, if applicable.  There is a $25.00 late fine for failing to license your dog prior to June 1, 2016.




 

SELECT BOARD HOURS:


The Select Board meets on Mondays in the Select Board Office, 40 Main St., Goshen, at 6:30 pm on the following dates: 
        
       February 1, 2016
         February 16, 2016 (Tuesday, due to Town Office Closure February 15, 2016)
       February 29, 2016