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  1. Fiscal Year 2018 Tax Rate Has Been Approved

    The tax rate for FY2018 has been approved by the Department of Revenue. The new rate is up .03 cents from last year. Last year the rate per thousand dollars of assessed value was $11.00 and this year it is $11.03. Read on...
  2. Recreational Marijuana Facilities in MBTS

    At our October town meeting, Manchester by the Sea voters enacted a limited moratorium on local recreational marijuana establishments. Read on...
  3. 2016 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report is Now Available

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  1. weekly Updates
  2. Meeting CALENDAR
    December 14, 2017

    Please read this week's blog for updates on Preliminary Budget Meetings, Citizen's Panel for the DPW Director Search, and Recreational Marijuana Facilities in MBTS.

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    December 14, 2017

    At Monday’s Selectmen’s Meeting, the Town’s Preliminary Budget for FY19, which starts July 1, 2018, will be presented at 7PM.  This preliminary budget has been compiled by Department leaders and me with an initial review by the Finance Committee members who are teamed up with a particular department.  This budget will be further reviewed and refined during January and February by the Board of Selectmen and Finance Committee in preparation for the Annual Town Meeting where voters will have the final say on town expenditures for the new fiscal year.

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    December 12, 2017

    Thanks to all who participated in the Master Plan Community Forum on December 5th to learn more about and discuss issues and options regarding land use, housing, and economic development. This week's blog post summarizes the meeting and provides links to materials presented. 

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