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.

Calendar of Events
Thu, Jul 7, 2022, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Montague Town Hall Annex, 1 Avenue A Turners Falls - or via Zoom (See Agenda)
Posted to: Board of Selectmen
Mon, Jul 11, 2022, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Posted to: Board of Selectmen
  • Attached File: GMTA Agenda 2022-07-11
  • Selectboard Meeting -- SCHEDULED
    Mon, Jul 11, 2022, 6:30 pm
    1 Avenue A, Turners Falls and see zoom link under Selectboard Meeting Agenda
    Posted to: Board of Selectmen
    Thu, Jul 14, 2022, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Town Hall Second Floor Mtg Room and ZOOM
    Selectboard Meeting -- SCHEDULED
    Mon, Jul 18, 2022, 6:30 pm
    Posted to: Board of Selectmen
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