Please be advised that the town clerk's office personnel are on vacation during July and August and office hours will change periodically. It is advisable to call the office to be sure someone is available to assist you. 978-897-5034
August 17th - The office will close at 1:30 p.m. August 18th - The office will open at 9 a.m. September 7th - All the town offices are closed in observance of Labor Day.
Appointment Authority: Appointed by the Board of Selectmen
Description of Duties:
Seventy-three chapters and four hundred fifty-one statutes of Massachusetts General Law direct the Town Clerk's duties.
Serves as Chief Election Officer, Public Information and Legislative Administrator, and Local Registrar of Vital Records and Statistics (birth, death, and marriage).
Issues marriage licenses, dog licenses, and business certificates.
Is a member of the Board of Registrars of Voters and is responsible for carrying out the functions of the Board in preparation, publication, and circulation of voter lists, the annual census and street listing of Stow residents.
Submits all bylaws passed by Town Meeting to the Attorney general for approval.
*Certified Massachusetts Municipal Clerk
Stow Town Building 380 Great Road, Stow, MA 01775
Phone: (978) 897-4514 Fax: (978) 897-4534 Website Disclaimer