Contact Info

Board of Selectmen
37 Main Street
Charlton, MA 01507
P: 508-248-2206
F: 508-248-2374

Office Hours

Mon, Wed, Thu
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM


Every other Tuesday at 6:30 PM in the Selectmen's Meeting Room or as otherwise posted.

Agenda - Mar. 28, 6:30 PM
Agenda - Mar. 28, 8 PM
Agenda - Mar. 29, 6:30 PM
Agenda - Apr. 5, 7 PM

Public Hearings:



Annual Town Meeting

Monday, May 16, 2016, 7 PM
Charlton Middle School

Moderator's Video

Special Town Meeting

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, 7 PM
Charlton Middle School

Warrant with motions
Moderator's Video

Selectmen's Directory

Robin L. Craver
Town Administrator
Mary Devlin
Administrative Assistant
Kara Hmielowski
Administrative Assistant

Elected Board Members

Joseph Szafarowicz
John McGrath
Vice Chair
David Singer
Cynthia Cooper
Rick Swensen
Board of Selectmen

Charlton Select Board Members

Joe Szafarowicz John McGrath David Singer Rick Swensen Cynthia Cooper
Joe Szafarowicz
(774) 230-7085
Email Joe
Term Expires 2019
John McGrath
Vice Chair
(508) 248-3964
Email John
Term Expires 2017
David Singer
(508) 248-1414
Email David
Term Expires 2018
Rick Swensen
(508) 864-4443
Email Rick
Term Expires 2018
Cynthia Cooper
(508) 248-7840
Email Cindy
Term Expires 2017

The Board of Selectmen consist of a five member elected board responsible for:
  • Follows Massachusetts General Laws relative to Selectmen's Duties.
Town Meeting Documents
Disclaimer: Warrants with motions are in draft form and can be changed prior to town meeting or on town meeting floor. Please attend the meeting.

Winter Parking Ban
A winter parking ban will be in effect during and 48 hours following a snowstorm of over three inches for this upcoming and all ensuing winters on all streets on the Town of Charlton. Click here to read the full policy.

Route 20 Re-Construction:

Road Safety Audit (RSA) held for the Route 20 corridor in Charlton/Oxford, MA

Contact List for Route 20 Re-Construction. These are the people you may call who may be able help and make a difference in light of this week's deadly car accident in Oxford.

Residential Refuse Drop-Off Center: Hours of Operation: Every Saturday 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon. Location: Southbridge Recycling and Disposal Park, 165 Barefoot Road, Southbridge. Residents must provide license and registration. Residents are allowed to drop off: 2 bags of trash – free; Any amount of recycling – free; One bulk item i.e., chair, couch – free. Download poster

Casella Waste Management of Massachusetts, Inc. offers Charlton town residents curbside collection of solid waste and recyclables in containers which best suit their need (64 gal or 96 gal) at 25% off the current rate of neighboring towns. Call 888-532-2735 for more information.

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