Annual Town Meeting, Election and COVID-19 Information

Annual Town Meeting Information

For the most current information about the Hubbardston Annual Town Meeting, please follow the link below (link includes warrant article and budget information). The Annual Town Meeting is Scheduled for June 23, 2020 at 6pm. It will be held outside at the Curtis Recreational Fields.

Link to Town Meeting Information and Documents

Annual Town Election

For more information, follow this link.

Updated COVID-19 Information

At this time, Hubbardston has multiple known cases of COVID-19 reported to the town.  To find the official COVID-19 cases and quaratined report, visit the state Web site. This site is updated daily for county cases and weekly (Wednesdays) for town-by-town reporting.

The Hubbardston Board of Selectmen declared a Local State of Emergency effective March 25, 2020.

Town officials have started the process of opening Hubbardston public spaces. This deliberate plan will balance following federal and state public health guidelines in addition to increasing the amount of resident services available to the Hubbardston public. This is an evolving plan and will closely mirror the state's reopening guidance and timeline. This plan was created in consultation with the Board of Selectmen, Board of Health, Town Administrator, Public Safety Officials, the Library Board of Trustees and the Parks Commission. Please note this applies to Hubbardston public spaces only. Guidelines for business can be found here. Local officials will follow the state regulations as interpreted and enforced by the Board of Health.

Open June 8, 2020 - Playground equipment, basketball court and skate park. Please note, these parks are not being disinfected and visitors do so at their own risk. Visitors must continue to follow social distancing guidelines and wear masks when maintaining a six-foot distancing is not possible. 

Full Presentation

Reopening Hubbardston

Phase Timeline

Phase 2 - June 8th

Phase 3 - June 29th (tentative)

Phase 4 - July 20th 

** This timeline is subject to change based on state guidance

Highlights of the plan include

Parks - Town playground equipment will open to the public on June 8, 2020 with strict-social-distancing guidelines. The Parks Commission will also begin opening athletic courts and the skate park once state guidance allows beginning in Phase 2.

Town Offices - No public access to town offices until June 8 when town officials will begin to allow for public appointments. Limited office hours in Phase 3 and expanded public access in Phase 4.

Public Safety Offices - No public access until Phase 4 (appointments allowed in Phases 2 and 3)

Library - Curb-side pick-up services will begin on June 15th and in-person services will be delayed until phase 3 (early July). Actual dates will be determined by the Library Board of Trustees.

Senior Center 4- Closed to the public until Phase 4

Social Distancing

The Town of Hubbardston continues to adhere to social-distancing guidelines, facemask use and limited public gatherings (less than 10 until further guidance is given). All openings are subject to change based on public health data and are contingent on continued following of social distancing guidelines.

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The following link provides guidance to town officials and residents on participating in virtual public meetings during the COVID-19 response.

Virtual Meeting Guidance