Our Form of Government

Montague is a town of 8,437 people, located along the Connecticut River in Franklin County, Massachusetts.

There are five unique villages in Montague: Montague Center, Montague City, Millers Falls, Lake Pleasant, and Turners Falls. The Town Hall is located in Turners Falls, the largest village in the Town of Montague.

The Town is governed by a three-person Board of Selectmen, and has a representative form of Town Meeting (read the Citizen's Guide to Town Meeting here), which includes 21 people from each of the five villages, each holding a three-year seat.

There are two separate Fire Districts in Montague: the Montague Center Fire District, and the Turners Falls Fire District. Each respective fire district includes their own water department.

For a complete list of districts that also serve the villages of Montague, see Other Local Districts.

Our Form of Government

Calendar of Events
Thu, Apr 22, 2021, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
34 Greenfield Rd, Montague MA 01351
Thu, Apr 22, 2021, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
via Zoom
Posted to: Board of Selectmen
  • Attached File: 2021-04-22 PAG Equity Use of Force - Agenda
  • Mon, Apr 26, 2021, 3:30 pm
    Assessors office, 1 Avenue A Turners Falls MA 01376
    Posted to: Board of Assessors
  • Attached File: Board of Assessors 2021-4-26 Agenda
  • Selectboard Meeting -- SCHEDULED
    Mon, Apr 26, 2021, 6:30 pm
    Via Zoom
    Posted to: Board of Selectmen
    Mon, Apr 26, 2021, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Zoom
    Posted to: Library Trustees
  • Attached File: 2021-04-26 Library Trustees Agenda
  • Latest News
    Participate Online 5/17 - 5/21 to Spread Awareness
    To: General Montague News
    A COVID safe drive through for local families, goodie bags for the children who attend!
    To: General Montague News