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2019 Dog Licenses - On Sale NOW!!

2019 Dog Licenses will be sold beginning on Monday, December 17, 2018.  Town and state laws require that all dogs be licensed each year.

Next Election - Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Our next Election will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 from 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

State Election Results - November 6, 2018 - Town of Shirley

Attached please find the results of the November 6, 2018 State Election from the Town of Shirley.  Please note that we had a total of 2,808... more ››

November 6, 2018 State Election Ballot Information

If you would like to see the candidates that are on the November 6, 2018 State Election Ballot (and the Early Voting Ballot), please check... more ››

Special Town Election - Tuesday, December 11, 2018 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

There will be a Special Town Election on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 from 7 a.m.

Trick-or-treat at the Town Offices on Oct. 29!

Children 12 and under are invited to trick-or-treat at the Town Offices from 3 to 5 p.m. on Oct. 29. The town employees can't wait to see... more ››

2nd Annual Trick-or-Treat Town Offices


I am excited to announce that all registered voters in all Massachusetts cities and towns. will be able to “vote early” again for the State... more ››

Minutes from October 15, 2018 Special Town Meeting

Attached please find the minutes from the October 15, 2018 Special Town Meeting.

Nashoba Tech holds annual open house on Nov. 4

Nashoba Valley Technical High School will host its annual open house on Sunday, November 4, from... more ››

Grant Applications and Shirley Cultural Council Community Input Survey

The Shirley Cultural Council is currently accepting applications for the 2018-2019 grant cycle. The last day to apply is Monday, October... more ››


Please see attached for the results of the Regional School District Election held on Saturday, October 6, 2018.

IMPORTANT UPDATE – – Regional School District Election and Local Election – – IMPORTANT UPDATE

This Saturday, October 6, 2018, the Ayer Shirley Regional School District will be conducting a district-wide election in the towns of Ayer... more ››

ASRSD Field Project - Information

Information about the ASRSD Field Project, including tax impacts can be found at the following link: ... more ››


There will be a Special Town Meeting to be held on Monday, October 15, 2018 at 7:15 p.m. at the Ayer-Shirley Middle School, 1 Hospital Road... more ››

Sept. 25 Finance Committee meeting will look at issues related to high school fields project

There is a Finance Committee Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm in the Town Offices, Conference Room A... more ››

Community Development Grant Survey

Have you noticed the need for improvements in the town’s housing, roadways, sidewalks, municipal buildings, public parks or other areas?

Absentee Ballots Available for October 6, 2018 Elections

Absentee Ballots for the October 6th Special Election are available upon request from the Town Clerk’s Office as of September 12, 2018. ... more ››