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Listing of upcoming events and recent postings - please check the Council on Aging page for other events that may be of interest.

Posted 3/22 -2018 Household Hazardous Waste Collection schedule (details)

Posted 2/15 - COA St. Patrick’s Day Lunch, March 8 (details)

Posted 2/7 - Nomination papers now available for May 19, 2018 Town Election (details)

Posted 2/5 - February Stanton Hall calendar

Posted 1/22 - COA trip to the Boston Flower Show, 3/15 (details)

Posted 1/22 - COA trip to Fenway Park, 5/2 (details)

Posted 12/13/17 - Senior and Veterans' Workoff Applications now available (details)

Posted 9/11/17 - Town hall phone numbers are changing (details)

Posted 6/23/17 - Public Records Compliance Policy

Posted 6/8/17 - 2016 Annual Town Report

Huntington town common, gazebo, town hall and Stanton Hall

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Events and Postings

2018 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

In 2018, the HRMC has agreements with the following communities to allow HRMC member Town residents to participate in their events. In all cases, pre-registration is required. If you are an HRMC resident, please contact Kathleen Casey at 413-685-5498 or hrmc@hrmc-ma.org to inquire about attending one of the following regional events:

Regional Reciprocal HHW Collection Events – 2018

  • 4/28/18 9 am-noon Chicopee
  • 5/5/18 8 am-noon South Hadley/Granby
  • 5/19/18 9 am-noon Northampton
  • 9/8/18 9 am-noon Agawam
  • 9/15/18 9 am-1pm Wilbraham (E. Longmeadow, Hampden,
    Longmeadow, Ludlow, Palmer and Wilbraham)
  • 9/22/18 9 am-noon Greenfield (FCSWMD Towns)
  • 9/22/18 9 am-noon Orange (FCSWMD Towns)
  • 9/23/18 9 am-noon Amherst
  • 10/6/18 9 am-noon Chicopee
  • 11/3/18 9 am-noon West Springfield
  • 11/3/18 9 am-noon Westhampton (HRMC Towns)

Download the schedule


St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon
Thursday, March 8 at 12:00 in Stanton Hall

The Huntington Council on Aging is sponsoring a St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon on Thursday, March 8 at 12:00 in Stanton Hall, located at 26 Russell Road in Huntington.  The luncheon will feature a traditional boiled corned beef dinner with all the fixings.  Entertainment is being provided by Glenshare Irish Folk Duo.  Seating is limited and by reservation, and is free to Huntington seniors and veterans.  All others by donation. For reservations, please call by March 1st 413-512-5205 or 413-512-5200.


NOTICE FROM THE TOWN CLERK
Nomination papers for the upcoming Town Election on May 19, 2018 are now available at the Town Clerk's office.

The following is a list of offices available for nomination:

Elected Position and Term

  • Selectboard 3 year
  • Board of Assessors 2 year
  • Board of Assessors 3 year
  • Board of Health 3 year
  • Regional School Committee 3 year
  • Regional School Committee 2 year
  • Regional School Committee 1 year
  • Water & Sewer Commission 3 year
  • Town Clerk 3 year
  • Trustee - Whiting Street 3 year
  • Trustee - Whiting Street 2 year
  • Trustee - Huntington Library 3 year
  • Tree Warden 1 year
  • Moderator 1 year
  • Trustee – Alphonso P. Pettis Fund 3 year
  • Constable 3 year
  • Constable 1 year

Nomination papers are available starting on Feb. 5, 2018 until March 29, 2018 and are due back to the Registrars (Town Clerk) no later than Saturday, March 31, 2018 by 5:00pm. April 18, 2018 is the last day to withdraw or to object to papers. Potential nominees must be registered voters in Huntington and must obtain a minimum of 20 signatures, although it is suggested to obtain 25 signatures to ensure sufficient numbers. All signatures must be of registered voters of Huntington. Please make sure that signatures and addresses are legible as they can be rejected if the Clerk or Registrar can't read them.

April 28, 2018 is the last day to register to vote for this election. The Town Clerk will be available until 8pm.

Download the notice


Boston Flower Show and Luncheon
Thursday, March 15

Departs Huntington Town Hall at 8:00 am. Arrives back in Huntington by 4:30 pm.
Cost: $84 per person ($64 for Huntington residents)
Includes luxury transportation, addmission to the Boston Flower Show and luncheon at Venezia Restaurant in Boston.
Call Helen (413-512-5200) or Jen (413-512-5205) for more information.

Sponsored by the Huntington Council on Aging.


Boston Red Sox vs. Kansas City Royals at Fenway Park
Wednesday, May 2

Departs Huntington at 9:30 am. Arrives back in Huntington around 6:00 pm.
Cost: $99 per person ($74 for Huntington residents)
Includes luxury transportation and addmission to Fenway Park.
Call Helen (413-512-5200) or Jen (413-512-5205) for more information.

Sponsored by the Huntington Council on Aging


Veterans' and Senior Work Off

Application forms are now available through February 16, 2018 for the Senior Tax Work Off Program and Veteran Tax Work Off Program for FY2019.  Under these programs, seniors 60 year of age or older and veterans may earn real estate tax reductions of $500.  Eligible veterans are defined in MGL Chapter 4, Section 7, Clause 43.  The program is open to eligible veterans of any age and seniors who are at least 60 years old. 

Taxpayers must be the assessed owners of the property as of January 1, 2018, and must have owned and occupied property in Huntington for the preceding five years.

Completed applications must be submitted by February 16, 2018.  Volunteer hours must be work completed by February 22, 2019. 

Applications are available at the Huntington Town Hall or may be downloaded here (Senior or Veteran).  For more information, please call (413) 512-2000.


Town Hall Phone Numbers are Changing

The Town of Huntington is in the process of switching to a Voice Over Internet Phone (VOIP) System.  This will result in different phone numbers for all departments.

(413)
667 3500                  Town Hall – General Number

512 5200                  Selectboard Office
512 5201                  Assessors
512 5202                  Treasurer
512 5203                  Accountant
512 5204                  Highway Dept.
512 5205                  Council on Aging
512 5206                  Library
512 5207                  Water & Sewer
512 5208                  Collector
512 5209                  Town Clerk
512 5210                  Building Commissioner
512 5211                  Board of Health
512 5212                  Fire Dept.
512 5213                  Police Dept. (non-emergency)

Download the list here.


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