Town Clerk

The Town Clerk’s office serves as the repository of vital records for the town; conducts all activities related to the Annual Street Listing, voter registration, elections and town meeting, administers oaths to all public officials, issues dog licenses, provides notary public services, oversees employee and board members compliance with the Conflict of Interest law, and serves as the office of record for an assortment of public filings.

May 9th Election Results

To view the election results, click here

The Annual Town Meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 7:00 PM at the Williamstown Elementary School. 

Tuesday, November 8th Election Results

 To see the results of the November 8th election, please click here

Registering to Vote

Voters can check their voter registration status and obtain additional voting information from the Secretary of State website at the link listed below.

Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts website

Campaign Finance

Click here to see the MGRHS Debt Exclusion

2016 State & Federal Elections Tally Sheet

2016 Tally Sheet 

Dog Licenses

The 2017 dog licenses are now available in the Williamstown Town Clerk’s office. The office is open from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. The current fees are $5.00 for neutered and spayed dogs and $12.00 for all others.  

It is a requirement that all dog owners must provide proof of current rabies vaccination in order to obtain their dog license. Such proof must be in the form of a slip from a veterinarian, rabies tag or from last year’s license.

Residents may renew their dog licenses by mail if they send in a current rabies certificate, a check for the correct amount and a self-addressed stamped envelope.

Anyone who does not renew their dog license before June 15th, will be subjected to a $10.00 late fee charge.

Residents who have questions regarding dog licenses should call the Town Clerk’s office at 458-9341.

Public Records

The Town Clerk is the Town of Williamstown's Records Access Officer.
Public Records Request Guidelines