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BOS Weekly Update - April 11, 2017

Posted on April 12, 2017 at 1:48 PM by Elizabeth Dukes


Town Elections are next, including debt and capital expenditure exclusion votes, scheduled for May 16th.

Phase II of the Master plan process is underway along with a new Complete Streets study that aims to improve safety, accessibility and convenience for all users of our streets and sidewalks.  Watch for upcoming meeting and forum announcements.  For more information about the Master Planning process consider attending MPC meetings the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month, visit the Master Plan web site or contact Sue Brown, Town Planner at 978-525-6436.

The next Board of Selectmen meeting will be held on Tuesday April 18th in Room 5.  A presentation on the recently completed operations audit will be presented starting at 7pm.  Also additional no parking zones will be the subject of a public hearing (note legal notice) as will the topic of a new multi-year contract with Comcast for local cable service.

The new Short Term Paying Guest Bylaw is in place.  Property owners renting to guests for less than 6 contiguous days are reminded to apply for a license with the Board of Selectmen. Enforcement steps will begin in April.  Anyone with questions about the new bylaw should contact the Selectmen's Office.

Trash/compost/recycling pick up will run on its normal schedule, please have everything on the curb by 7 am.

Have a great week and enjoy the warmer temperatures!
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