Jan 27

BOS Weekly Updates - January 23, 2020

Posted on January 27, 2020 at 9:32 AM by Tiffany Marletta

375th Anniversary Bonfire: Saturday, February 1 – 5 p.m. @ Manchester Athletic Club. Bring the whole family to celebrate this important milestone for MBTS. Regular and Handicapped parking will be available onsite. Hot coco and cookies will be served.

Nomination Papers: Interested in running for local office? Nomination papers for Manchester’s Annual Town Election are now available. Nomination papers may only be picked up by the potential candidate or by someone with the candidate’s written authorization. Any questions please contact Town Clerk Christina St. Pierre at 978-526-2040 or stpierrec@manchester.ma.us. Deadline is March 31.

ADA Evaluation: The town has begun an evaluation process with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of town facilities, services, activities and communication. If you have any questions or feedback regarding this process please contact the Board of Selectmen.

Volunteer Opportunities:  Get Involved! We have a vacancy on the Town’s Finance Committee and the Community Preservation Committee. Please send a letter of interest and volunteer application request to Sonja Nathan in the Selectmen’s Office (nathans@manchester.ma.us).

Fire Department Update: Burning Season runs through May 1, 2020 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily and is contingent on weather conditions. Permit is required by Manchester Fire Department and can be purchased for $10 online or in person.

Trash, Recycling, Compost:  Regular schedule

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Jan 16

BOS Weekly Updates - January 16, 2020

Posted on January 16, 2020 at 12:58 PM by Tiffany Marletta

Town Hall will be closed Monday, January 20, 2020 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

375th Anniversary Bonfire New Date: Saturday, January 25 – 5 p.m. @ Manchester Athletic Club. Bring the whole family to celebrate this important milestone for MBTS. Regular and Handicapped parking will be available onsite. Hot coco and cookies will be served.

Open Burning Season: Begins January 15 through May 1. No pressure treated wood, construction material or old leaves. Permit is required by Manchester Fire Department and can be purchased for $10 online or in person.

Police Chief Office Hours: Chief Todd Fitzgerald will be offering open office hours the 3rd Thursday of each month beginning Thursday, January 23 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Trash, Recycling, Compost:  One day delay pickup due to the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday.

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Jan 09

BOS Weekly Updates - January 9, 2020

Posted on January 9, 2020 at 1:22 PM by Tiffany Marletta

Volunteer Opportunities:  Did you resolve to be more involved? If so, we have a vacancy on the Town’s Finance Committee and the Community Preservation Committee. Please send a letter of interest and volunteer application request to Sonja Nathan in the Selectmen’s Office (nathans@manchester.ma.us).

Planning Board Meeting: Monday 1/13 - 7 p.m. @ Town Hall Room 7. Final community discussion before voting on whether to proceed with a 40R Smart Growth planning process to guide change in the Limited Commercial District (LCD).

375th Anniversary Kickoff Bonfire: Sunday 1/12 – 3 p.m. @ Manchester Athletic Club. Bring the whole family to celebrate this important milestone for MBTS and discover where your Christmas trees have gone! Regular and Handicapped parking will be available onsite.

Joint Finance Committee, School Committee & BOS Meeting: Wednesday 1/8 – 7 p.m. @ Town Hall room #5. School budget review.

Petition Articles for Town Meeting: Deadline 2/5

Quarterly Newsletter: The first installment of the quarterly community newsletter went out in the recent real estate tax bills. You can get a copy at Town Hall, Manchester Public Library and the Manchester Post Office.

Trash, Recycling, Compost:  Regular pick-up schedule. 

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