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BOS Weekly Updates - October 2, 2020

Posted on October 2, 2020 at 9:18 AM by Tiffany Marletta

BOS Updates – October 2, 2020

Early voting begins at Town Hall on Saturday, October 17th. Please see the Town website for complete dates and times. The last day to register to vote is Saturday, October 24, 2020. Voting by mail is also an option – send in your request to the Town Clerk’s Office if you did not do so prior to the primary election. Election day is Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at the Manchester Essex Regional High School from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. Proper COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place. Election Information

Manchester’s Limited Commercial District (40R) Survey: The Town is asking residents to complete a Survey about the Limited Commercial District by October 5th. The survey can be found on the Town website. Also, if you missed the public forum on 9/24, a recording is now available on the Town website. The public forum provided an overview of Manchester’s Limited Commercial District and the potential for a 40R zoning district. LCD Survey

2nd Quarter Real Estate and Property Taxes: Tax bills are being mailed on October 1st. If you do not receive your bill, please contact the Tax Office at 978-526-2030 for assistance.

Board of Selectmen Newsletter: The next issue of the BOS Community Newsletter will be included in the next tax bill. Make sure to check out the latest Town updates.

Zoom Virtual Meetings: The Town is switching to Zoom on October 1st to hold all board and committee virtual meetings. Log-in information will continue to be posted to the website, on agendas and social media.

Community Preservation Committee: The Community Preservation Committee (CPC) has begun accepting proposals for CPA funding. CPC applications will be accepted until December 1, 2020.

MBTS Beach Update: MBTS Beaches will remain open to RESIDENTS ONLY through October 15th. Staffing hours will vary by Parks and Recreation and/or Manchester Police Department. Walk-on passes and beach stickers must be visible for admittance. Singing Beach will welcome dogs on October 15th.

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!

Trash, Recycling, Compost: Regular schedule

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