May 29

BOS Weekly Updates - May 29, 2020

Posted on May 29, 2020 at 11:45 AM by Tiffany Marletta

BOS Updates – May 29, 2020

Town Hall remains closed to the public. Staff is available to help you with your business needs. Phone lines are still down. Please email the appropriate department directly for assistance.

Phase 2 of Reopening MBTS Parks and Beaches is in Effect. MBTS Beaches are Monday-Friday to residents only for walking purposes. Singing Beach will be staffed from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. by Parks & Recreation Staff and the Manchester Police Department. Walk-on passes must be visible on every resident between 12 and 65 years old for admittance. A face covering is required when entering and exiting the beach ramp. Beach parking lots are closed. Please see the Town website to read the complete MBTS reopening guidelines. All athletic fields remain CLOSED until further notice. Rules apply 24 hours a day. 

Drive Through Sale of Beach Stickers and More: Saturday, May 30th from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at MERHS. Come purchase your beach sticker, resident sticker, boat placard, mooring placard and business placard from the convenience of your car. Please read the instructions on the Town website before attending. The 2020 Beach/Resident Stickers are required by June 1, 2020 and can also be purchased online at manchesterstickers.cityhallsystems.com.

4th Quarter Real Estate and Personal Property Bills: Due Monday, June 1, 2020. You can make a payment on the Town website, using the Town payment drop box or via mail. Please email Treasurer Jennifer Yaskell yaskellj@manchester.ma.us with any questions.

Town Hall Payment Drop Box: Installed at the rear of Town Hall by the Police Station Blue Door and monitored by a security camera. Please use this convenient box to drop payments off for any Town Bills. Please No Cash!

Annual Town Meeting: Monday, June 22, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. on the Manchester Essex Middle High School Athletic Field. Rain date will be Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. Proper social distancing measures will be in place to ensure the safety of all residents in attendance.

Town Election: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at the Manchester Essex Middle High School. Mail in ballots can be requested through the Town Clerks office.

Board of Health Update: Face coverings are required, per order of the Governor, when entering any public building as well as outside when proper social distancing of 6 feet is not possible. Get the latest information on COVID-19 please visit the Town website www.manchester.ma.us

Trash, Recycling, Compost: Regular schedule.

Follow Us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @townofmbts and visit the Town website www.Manchester.ma.us to stay informed.






May 23

BOS Weekly Updates - May 23, 2020

Posted on May 23, 2020 at 2:47 PM by Tiffany Marletta

BOS Updates – May 23, 2020

Memorial Day Observance -
Waterside Service on Monday May 25, 2020 10 a.m. at the American Legion - 14 Church St, Manchester-by-the-Sea. Proper facial covering and social distancing required. 

Town Hall remains closed to the public. Staff is available to help you with your business needs. Please email the appropriate department directly for assistance. Phone lines are currently down and being worked on as quickly as possible.

Phase 2 of Reopening MBTS Parks and Beaches: Takes effect on Monday, May 25, 2020. MBTS Beaches will reopen Monday-Friday to residents only for walking purposes. Singing Beach will be staffed from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Walk-on passes must be visible on every resident between 12 and 65 years old for admittance. A face covering is required when entering and exiting the beach. Beach parking lots will remain closed. Please see the Town website to read the complete MBTS reopening guidelines. All athletic fields remain CLOSED until further notice.

Annual Town Meeting: Monday, June 22, 2020 at 7 p.m. at the Manchester Essex Regional High School Athletic Field. Rain date will be Wednesday, June 24, 2020. Proper social distancing measures will be in place to ensure the safety of all residents in attendance.

2020 Beach and Resident Stickers: Do you still need your 2020 beach or resident stickers? You can still purchase them online at manchester.ma.us/465/Town-Bills. 2020 stickers will take effect on June 1, 2020 and resident walk on tags are required for Singing Beach access. Please email Christina St. Pierre, Town Clerk, with questions at stpierrec@manchester.ma.us.

Treasurer Update: 4th quarter real estate and personal property bills are due Monday, June 1, 2020. You can make a payment on the Town website, using the Town payment drop box or via mail. Please email Treasurer Jennifer Yaskell yaskellj@manchester.ma.us with any questions.

Town Hall Payment Drop Box: Installed at the rear of Town Hall by the Police Station Blue Door and monitored by a security camera. Please use this convenient box to drop payments off for any Town Bills. Please No Cash!

Board of Health Update: Face coverings are now required, per order of the Governor, when entering any public building as well as outside when proper social distancing of 6 feet is not possible. Get the latest information on COVID-19 please visit the Town website www.manchester.ma.us

Trash, Recycling, Compost: Holiday Schedule – delayed one day. Monday’s collection will be picked up on Tuesday May, 26 and Tuesday’s collection will be picked up on Wednesday, May 27. Compost site is open for the season: Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Follow Us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @townofmbts and visit the Town website www.Manchester.ma.us to stay informed.




May 14

BOS Weekly Updates - May 14, 2020

Posted on May 14, 2020 at 11:54 AM by Tiffany Marletta

BOS Updates – May 14, 2020. 

Town Hall remains closed to the public. Staff is available to help you with your business needs. Please email the appropriate department directly for assistance.

Phase 1 of reopening parks and beaches is in effect. Masconomo Park, Reed Park and Tucks Point are open for walking only with parking for residents only. No sunbathing, picnicking or sports. Please see the Town website to learn more. ALL public beaches, all athletic fields, all tennis courts and their corresponding parking lots remain CLOSED until further notice. Failure to adhere to these restrictions could result in a fine.

Town Hall Phone Update: The phone lines at Town Hall are still down. The phone system is being replaced due to irreparable age and damage and will be back up as soon as possible. In the meantime, please email staff with any questions and they will connect with you.

MBTS Drive Through Days – Town Hall is hosting a drive through sale of beach stickers, dog licenses, boat and mooring placards on Saturday, May 16th from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and Thursday, May 21st from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. Please see the town website for the guidelines required for attending this event. Checks Only!

Treasurer Update: 4th quarter real estate and personal property bills are due Monday, June 1, 2020. You can make a payment on the Town website, using the Town payment drop box or via mail. Please email Treasurer Jennifer Yaskell yaskellj@manchester.ma.us with any questions.

Town Hall Payment Drop Box: Installed at the rear of Town Hall by the Police Station Blue Door and monitored by a security camera. Please use this convenient box to drop payments off for any Town Bills. Please No Cash!

Board of Health Update: Face coverings are now required, per order of the Governor, when entering any public building as well as outside when proper social distancing of 6 feet is not possible. Get the latest information on COVID-19 please visit the Town website www.manchester.ma.us

Trash, Recycling, Compost: Regular schedule. Compost site is open for the season: Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Follow Us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @townofmbts and visit the Town website www.Manchester.ma.us to stay informed.