DISPOSAL/RECYCLING PERMIT APPLICATION

Applications for 2021-2022 Disposal/Recycling Permits are now available. You can download the Permit Application here. Please make checks payable to:Town of WorthingtonP.O. Box 247Worthington, MA 01098. You may also use the drop-box on the ramp at Town Hall. Please include a self-addressed stamped envelope.

Special Town Meeting 4/24/2021

A Special Town Meeting will be held on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 9:30am in one of the tents outside the R. H. Conwell School to consider 3 articles. Article 1 is to create a Shade Tree Committee. Articles 2 & 3 are proposed Zoning Bylaw Changes. Hearings have been held on both. TOWN OF …

R. H. Conwell News 4/9/21

Dear Community,  We have enjoyed a full week of teaching and learning in the tents.  The weather has been beautiful for this transition!  We have one more week of school before spring recess.  I want to take this moment to express my gratitude to our families for the hard work in following the Health and …

Starkweather Road Closure

Work on a culvert where Watts Stream crosses Starkweather Road will begin on Monday, April 5, 2021. Starkweather Road will be closed just below the intersection of Ridge Road and the R. H. Conwell School for approximately 2 months. Access to the lower end of Starkweather will be via Sam Hill Road & West Street. …

School Committee Annual Budget Hearing

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING WORTHINGTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS P.O. BOX 247 WORTHINGTON, MA  01098 SCHOOL BUDGET HEARING Virtual * Link below 4/8/21 6:30pm *by executive order of the governor and in keeping with his directions we are meeting virtually until further notice, here are the details to participate by video or to call in. Join Zoom …

Planning Board Public Hearing

The Selectboard has received a citizen petition to place an article on the Annual Town Meeting warrant. As required by law, the Planning Board will hold a Public Hearing on the proposed Zoning Bylaw change. The Public Hearing Announcement and the text of the proposed change are below: NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Town of Worthington …

2021 Town Elections

TOWN OF WORTHINGTONP.O. Box 247 • Worthington, MA 01098 • (413) 238-5578 “TOWN CLERK STAY SAFEVOTE BY MAIL – ANNUAL TOWN ELECTIONSATURDAY MAY 1, 2021 USE VOTE BY MAIL APPLICATION AVAILABLE HERE &LEAVE IN TOWN HALL DROP BOX ON RAMP (ASAP)ORSEND EMAIL REQUEST INCLUDING: VOTER NAME, VOTERRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS & MAILING ADDRESS (ASAP) TOtownclerk@worthington-ma.usBALLOTS MAY BE …

R. H. Conwell Community News Flash – 4/2/21

Dear Community, Last week, beloved children’s writer Beverly Cleary died at the age of 104 years young! This literary legend wrote stories that captured children’s attention for decades. Do you remember your favorite Beverly Cleary book? Was it Ramona, Ralph the Mouse, or Henry Huggins to name just a few! As a reluctant reader in …

In-Home Vaccinations

FROM THE WORTHINGTON BOARD OF HEALTH, March 31, 2021 The Massachusetts Department of Public Hea;lth has initiated a program to provide in-home vaccinations for homebound individuals. “Homebound” is defined by the state as being unable to get to a doctor’s office, even with assistance. Worthington has joined ia partnership with Amherst and other Hampshire County …