|Paul McLatchy III
||Wednesdays 5:00-8:00 PM & By Appointment
Call the Municipal Assistant for urgent requests
||(413) 774-4111 Ext. 3
||7 Brattleboro Rd. Leyden, MA 01301
The Town Clerk is appointed for three years and is primarily in charge of recording votes, issuing licenses and permits, collecting vital statistics, and serving as recording officer and custodian of valuable municipal records. The clerk issues birth certificates, marriage licenses, death certificates, and burial permits. The Town Clerk is also in charge of issuing dog licenses and business licenses for the town.
In addition, the Town Clerk oversees all elections and preparation of ballots, records and certifies all town meeting votes, and files all bylaw or zoning bylaw changes to the AG's Office. All elected and appointed town officials are sworn in by the Town Clerk.
Town Clerk Fees
Birth Certificate $10
Death Certificate $10
Marriage Certificate $25
Business Certificate $20
Burial Permit $25
Male $10 Female $10 Spayed/Neutered $5
To pay online:
Information on Kennel licences
ANNUAL KENNEL LICENSE INSPECTION REMINDER
Has your kennel been inspected for the upcoming license year?
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts requires all homes with (5) or more dogs to have a kennel license.
As a reminder all kennels, must be inspected by Animal Control before a kennel license can be issued to you by the Town Clerk’s Office.
The Inspection consists of an In-Person; On-site visit with you and the Animal Control Officer.
There is no fee for this inspection. It is a complimentary service that Animal Control offers our residents.
To request your yearly inspection: visit www.fcrdogkennel.org/kennel-inspection
or email: email@example.com
A Message to our Voters
Voting by mail is a safe choice to avoid exposure to COVID-19 while voting.
Mail-in ballots may be returned by mail, in person, or to secure ballot drop-boxes where available.
If you must enter a voting location, please wear a face covering.
Maintain physical distance of at least six feet from people not from your household.
Use hand sanitizer before approaching the check-in station and after voting. o Follow any additional guidance provided at the voting location
Voting during traditionally lower demand times, like mid-morning and mid-afternoon, or lower traffic early voting days, can make the voting experience quicker.
Register to Vote or Make Changes
Contact information for Elected Officials is available here.