The seal of the Town of Wales, which is a picture of the fountain and the motto, "The past our heritage, the future our legacy."

Request a Town Report »

The 2018 Annual Town Report will be available about the second week of May. Copies may be picked up at the Town Office...

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Town Caucus  »

All voters are urged to come to the Non-Partisan Caucus on Wednesdy April 11, 2018. The meeting is at the Wales...

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Warrant Closing March 15, 2018 »

Important Notice: If anyone wants to place an article on the Town Meeting warrant, the final date to submit articles to...

Discontinuing the Bulletin Board at the Town Office »

The official posting site for all public meetings is the Town webpage, and the Town Clerk's office. Due to the...

Winter Closing Information

Winter Closing Information for the Wales Town Hall 2018 »

Wales Town Hall Public Announcement forWinter/Spring 2018

The Wales Town Hall follows the Tantasqua Union 61...

Town Hall, 3 Hollow Road
PO Box 834, Wales, MA 01081 
Phone (413) 245-7571 
| Fax (413) 245-3261

To see more detail or to send a message to one of the below contacts, click on the contact Name. All meetings are held at the Town Office, unless otherwise noted.


Town Clerk

Leis Phinney(413) 245-7571 Ext. 101 

Board of Selectmen Administrative Secretary

Janine Drake(413) 245-7571 Ext. 100(413) 245-3261

Tax Collector

Rebecca Smith(413) 245-7571 Ext. 106 


Sue Hilker(413) 245-7571 Ext. 111 


Lynn Greene(413) 245-7571 Ext. 102 

Police Chief

Jeffrey Hastings(413) 245-6030 (non-emergency)(413) 245-6047

Fire Chief

John Croke(413) 245-7695 (non-emergency) 

Deputy Fire Chief

Vacant(413) 245-7695 (non-emergency) 

Fire Inspector

John Cozens(413) 297-9102 

Emergency Management Director

Thomas Ard(413) 245-7571 Ext. 134 

Police Detective

Erin Hastings(413) 245-7571 Ext. 134 

Road Commissioner

Bruce Cadieux(413) 245-7494 

Finance Committee Chair

Roy Lainson(413) 245-7571 Ext. 120 

Capital Improvements Planning Chair

Vacant(413) 245-7571 

Senior Center Director

Heather Ackerman(413) 245-9683(413) 245-1094

COA Chairman

Gerard Bernier(413) 245-9683(413) 245-1094

Veteran's Services Director

John Comerford413-267-4140 

Board of Assessors Chair

Beverly Poirier(413) 245-7571 Ext. 103 

Library Director

Nancy Baer(413) 245-9072(413) 245-9098

Board of Library Trustees Chair

Kim Bready(413) 245-9072 

Animal Control Officer

Wendy LeSage(413) 245-7571 Ext. 101 or Ext. 100 

Board of Health Chair

David Foote(413) 245-7571 Ext. 105 

Zoning Board of Appeals Chair

Joel Jette(413) 245-7571 or Ext. 101 

Planning Board Chair

Bill Matchett(413) 245-7571 Ext. 108 

Building Inspector

Jack Keough(413) 245-7571 Ext. 130 

Gas & Plumbing Inspector

Rich Buccelli508-864-2875 

Electrical Inspector

Scot Mansfield(413) 245-7571 Ext. 124(413) 245-3261

Conservation Committee Chair

Bill Bozenhard(413) 245-7571 Ext. 114 

Parks Commission Chair

JoAnne Higgins(413) 245-7571 Ext. 104 

Recreation Committee Chair

Arthur Higgins(413) 245-7571 Ext. 109 

Tree Warden

Charles Smith(413) 233-8782 

Transfer Station Director

Dick Silva(413) 245-7571 Ext. 131 

Local Access Director

Leon Givner(413) 267-5111 

Cemetery Commission Chair

Bill Towns  

School Committee Chair

Christine Randall