Archive | October, 2017

Western MA Historical Commission Coalition Meeting on Oct. 24th in Holyoke

The Western Massachusetts Historical Commission Coalition will be holding its next meeting  on Tuesday, October 24, from 10 a.m. -12 p. m., at the Gateway City Arts, 92-114 Race Street, Holyoke, MA

The topic of this meeting is Making Historic Preservation Project Happen: BUilding Codes and Rehabilitation.  Please see the agenda for the meeting:

WMHCC Meeting Agenda 10.24.17

Please contact Beth Giannini with any questions about the meeting.

Short Term Rental Workshop Materials

Materials from our 10/5/17 workshop on short term residential rentals are available here:

Slideshow: Short Term Rentals and Your Town

Link to DPH Memo clarifying that short term rentals qualify as public lodging and need  a lodging permit from the Board of Health.

Summary of Lodging requirements and definitions in the 14 member towns of the Franklin County Cooperative Inspection Program.

Summary of next steps for existing short term rental hosts: