Cell Tower Application


The Ashfield Planning Board has received an application to build a wireless facility (cell tower) at 2003 Conway Road, Ashfield. The Applicant is New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC d/b/a AT&T Mobility. Full contents of the proposal are available here.

A hearing for this proposal will be held via Zoom at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, December 2. The official hearing notice is here and includes login information.

A "balloon demonstration" will be conducted the first two weeks in November in order to provide town residents a meaningful opportunity to assess potential visual impacts of the proposal. Read the full balloon demonstration notice here, noting that weather-related changes to the float dates are indicated below.

The balloon demonstration will be conducted on the following dates, noting that if inclement weather forces a cancellation of the scheduled date, the demonstration will be conducted the following day:

     Sunday, November 1, 2020 (completed)

     Monday, November 2, 2020 (due to weather, completed on Thursday, November 5, 2020)

     Wednesday, November 4, 2020 (completed)

     Saturday, November 7, 2020 (completed)

     Thursday, November 12, 2020 (due to weather, completed on Friday, November 13, 2020)

     Saturday, November 14, 2020 (due to weather, postponed to Sunday, November 22, 2020)


This page will be updated as information is available. 

Questions can be sent to the Planning Board at: planning_brd@ashfield.org