Posted on: February 23, 2018

Wellesley Meet-Up

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Meet and have informal discussions with your Wellesley elected town officials on Saturday, March 10 from Noon to 1:30 pm at the Hills Branch Library.

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

Press Release from Board of Selectmen on 818-826 Worcester Street

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The Board of Selectmen, with the support of the School Committee, has initiated efforts to acquire the parcels at 818, 822 and 826 Worcester Street on behalf of the Town. View the entire press release here.

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Wellesley Girls’ Softball Headed for Improved Fields

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Wellesley softball athletes get an assist from the Community Preservation Committee for long awaited field improvements. A proposal for improvements has been under discussion by the Community Preservation Committee, Natural Resources Commission, and Playi...

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

WMLP Forum on Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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The Wellesley Municipal Light Plant (“WMLP”) is hosting a public forum in the Great Hall (Floor H) of Town Hall (525 Washington Street) on February 13, 2018 at 7:00 PM.  The purpose of this meeting is to obtain public input on the options availab...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

RDF Food Waste Pilot Program

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The Town of Wellesley’s 3R (Reduce Reuse Recycle) Working Group is conducting a series of initiatives as part of the WasteWise Wellesley campaign to rescue surplus food and to reduce the amount of organic waste going to landfills.  We a...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

2018 Annual Town Meeting Warrant

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The Warrant for the 2018 Annual Town Meeting is now available. The Warrant is the agenda of Articles the Wellesley Town Meeting will take up for discussion and vote. The Annual Town Meeting is scheduled to start on March 26, 2018 at 7:00 pm. The Advisory ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Flu Vaccine Still Available

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With the rampant spread of flu, Wellesley Health Department would like to remind you that it's NOT TOO LATE to get the shot. We have flu vaccine! Please call the Wellesley Health Department at 781-235-0135 to arrange an appointment. More info on our websi...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

WMLP Retrofitting Nearly 3000 Streetlights with LED Fixtures

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The WMLP is moving forward with the retrofit of between 2,850 and 3,100 streetlights with Light Emitting Diode (LED) fixtures.  The streetlight retrofit will eliminate 930,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity every year.  This reduction is ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2018

Now Accepting 2018 Dog Licences

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The Town Clerk is accepting registrations and renewals for dog licensing for 2018. The renewal from is on the bottom of the census or you can just send the information and a check for the fees to the Town Clerk. All dogs older than 6 months must be regist...

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Posted on: January 9, 2018

Celebrations Committee is Looking for Living Descendants of WWI Veterans

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The Wellesley Celebrations Committee is seeking assistance from the public. The theme for the 2018 Wellesley's Wonderful Weekend celebration is the 100th anniversary of World War I, and descendants of our WWI Wellesley Veterans are invited to participate ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Adopt a Hydrant

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The DPW and Wellesley Fire-Rescue Department are asking for your assistance in clearing fire hydrants of snow in your neighborhood this winter season. There are over 1,400 hydrants in Wellesley and each one is potentially vital in the event of an emergenc...

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Posted on: December 29, 2017

The Town of Wellesley Earns Green Community Designation

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December 29, 2017 (Wellesley, MA) – The Green Communities Division of the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) has just designated the Town of Wellesley a Green Community.  This designation comes with an initial grant tot...

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Posted on: December 27, 2017

Updated Information on Pre-payment of Property Taxes

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There has been significant interest by taxpayers regarding pre-payment of taxes for the balance of this fiscal year, and the first half of fiscal year 2019 that begins in July.  Tax bills for the balance of fiscal year 2018 (3rd and 4th quarter) ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Browsealoud Service Added to www.wellesleyma.gov

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We’re delighted to announce that we’ve added speech, reading and translation support to our town’s website with Browsealoud. This innovative tool from Texthelp helps the millions of people out there who struggle to access and understand information online...

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Posted on: September 10, 2017

ATM 2017 Zoning Bylaw Amendments Now in Effect

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The Zoning Bylaw Amendments passed by the Annual Town Meeting in April of 2017 have been approved by the Attorney General and are now effective September 11, 2017.

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

ATM 2017 Town Bylaw Amendments Now in Effect

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The Town Bylaw (TBL) Amendments passed by the Annual Town Meeting in April of 2017 have been approved by the Attorney General and are now effective August 15, 2017.

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Planning Department Seeks Candidates for Planning Board

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We are seeking candidates to fill a vacant regular member position on the Planning Board. The Planning Board consists of five (5) regular members who are elected, along with one (1) Associate Member appointed by the Planning Board and Selectmen. Under the...

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