Welcome to Charlemont, Massachusetts!

The town of Charlemont is a hilltown community of about 1,300 residents located along the Deerfield River and the scenic Mohawk Trail in northwestern Massachusetts.

Settled in 1744, Charlemont covers 26 square miles and is still home to working farms and cottage industries as well as many recreational opportunities from whitewater rafting to downhill skiing.


Roads Assessments

Thanks to the Community Compact Cabinet partnership with the Commonwealth, the Town of Charlemont was able to pursue funding towards financial management: capital improvement planning.  Within that planning the Town hired three consultants: 1) an expert to help the Town establish a Capital Impro

Bridge Evaluations

The Town of Charlemont was able to hire an Engineer to evaluate eight (8) of its bridges thanks to funding through the Community Compact Cabinet partnership with the State.   Please find the cover letter and report attached.  Also a resource to the Town has been the following online municipal da