An Update on the Northgate matter
On Monday, October 18, 2021, the ZBA (Zoning Board of Appeals) received the revised Special Permit Application from Northgate Resort Adventures, LLC. For more information, click here.
Plunkett Lake Algae Advisory Removed October 16
Flu Vaccine Clinic October 21
The annual Flu Vaccine Clinic will be held from 1:30-4:30 on October 21 at the Fire House on Maple Street. For more information, click here.
West Nile Virus Mosquito Samples Identified in Hinsdale
For more information, click here.
The Hinsdale Department of Public Works (DPW) seeks a team-oriented individual for the full-time position of Mechanic/Laborer. The ideal candidate will participate in all tasks with the added responsibility for preventative maintenance, minor repair, and inventory of the DPW fleet and mechanical equipment. The position requires availability for on-call duties during inclement weather events and other emergencies, including snow removal. For more information, click here.
New Library Director began October 1
Jennifer Cummings began her tenure as the Hinsdale Library Director on Friday, October 1, replacing longtime Director Tom Butler. To read more about Jennifer and the transition, click here.
Eversource Announces Maintenance Work
Eversource will soon be performing maintenance transmission structure replacements on the 312 Line, with work occurring in Hinsdale, Peru, Windsor, Plainfield, Ashfield, Conway, Shelburne, Deerfield, Montague, Ervin and Northfield. For more information, click here.
Town Seeks Treasurer-Collector
The Town is currently advertising to hire a new Treasurer-Collector. For more information, see the Jobs and Volunteering page.
Treasurer-Collector Office Hours
As mentioned above, we are searching for a new Treasurer-Collector. While the search continues, Assistant Treasurer-Collector Boris Basora has agreed to staff the office as follows:
Tuesdays -- 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wednesdays – Noon to 6:00 pm
Thursdays -- 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Thank you for your patience as we work to fill this position.
Face Masks Required in Town Hall
Due to the rising numbers of COVID cases and the infection of some vaccinated, face masks are being required in the Town Hall once again. When the Mass Public Health Department lifts the advisory, we shall do the same. Until that time, we ask that everyone abide by the face mask policy in the Town Hall.
Face-to-face meetings are still allowed, but participants are expected to mask up during these events. Thank you.
Information on the Northgate Resort Project
For information, click here.