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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Hunnewell Field Projects

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The School Committee is moving forward with a trio of projects at the Hunnewell Track & Field, new bathroom facilities, new team room facilities, and new field lighting.

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Wellesley Park 40R District

Wellesley Park 40R

A proposed redevelopment and rezoning of Wellesley Office Park on William Street, the project would replace much of the existing office uses with a variety of uses, likely to include housing, retail, and other amenities.

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Posted on: October 20, 2017

40B Development Projects

40B Projects

M.G.L. c.40B authorizes the Zoning Board of Appeals to issue a comprehensive permit to facilitate construction of low- and moderate-income housing.

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Pay Tax Bills Online

Property Taxes

Real estate and personal property tax bills for the third quarter of Fiscal Year 2023 are due on Wednesday, February 1.  Residents are strongly encouraged to pay bills online

Go to the Town of Wellesley website and click the &a...

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Take the WPS Strategic Planning Survey

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Take part in the Wellesley Public Schools strategic planning process. Share your thoughts by completing a survey that will help WPS chart a course for the future. 

All residents are invited to participate. Your input will provide WPS with signific...

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Read the 2023 Annual Town Meeting Warrant

Town Meeting News

Wellesley will hold its 2023 Annual Town Meeting starting on Monday, March 27 AT 7:00 p.m. in the Wellesley Middle School auditorium. 

Town Meeting returns to an in-person format after three years of remote meetings due to the COVID pandemic. The ...

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

REMINDER: Make a Dinner Date for January 31

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Join the Health Department for an important discussion about dinner!

Mealtime may be the only time that families reconnect, recharge, and share stories. On Tuesday, January 31 at 7:00 p.m.  Dr. Anne Fishel will host a virtual presentation on Why F...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Winter Walk to School Day is February 1

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Don your boots, coat, and a warm hat for Wellesley’s Winter Walk & Roll to School event on Wednesday, February 1! 

It’s fun, invigorating and celebrates the benefits of staying active and enjoying the outdoors in the winter...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

First EV in Service for WPD

Wellesley Police Department is debuting its first all Electric Vehicle (EV) in service to the community. The new police cruiser is a big step toward reducing greenhouse gas emissions.  

A generous donation from a resident provided funding for Chie...

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Deadline to Pay Tax Bills is February 1

Property Taxes

Real estate and personal property tax bills for the third quarter of Fiscal Year 2023 are due on Wednesday, February 1.  Residents are strongly encouraged to pay bills online

The online payment system is available through the Town websi...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Coffee & Conversation Series on Wetlands

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What's the difference between a marsh, swamp, or a vernal pool? Learn about Wellesley's wetlands at a new coffee and conversation series. 

Join the Town Wetlands Administrator and staff on Tuesday,  January 24, January 3...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

REMINDER: Help Shape the WFL Strategic Plan

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Help the Wellesley Free Libraries be strategic! The WFL is developing a new strategic plan to prioritize its next several years of work in support of our community. 

You can provide feedback and help shape the plan. Share your input by taking part...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Candidates for Town Wide Office

Run for Office

Wellesley's Annual Election is Tuesday,  March 7, 2023. Meet the candidates running for a town wide Board or Committee position. 

*There is no candidate for the open Recreation Commission position.

Three of the town wide races are conteste...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Welcome VSO TJ Tedeschi

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Wellesley’s new Deputy Veterans Services Officer (VSO) brings extensive military experience to his municipal government role. 

The Town recently hired retired Marine Corps Major TJ Tedeschi, a career officer who spent 21-years on active ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

Renew Your Dog License for 2023

Dog Licenses

Renew your dog license for 2023 through the Town of Wellesley online Viewpoint system. 

You will receive an email with a direct link from noreply@viewpointcloud.com.  If you do not receive it, please check your spam folder and/or another ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

DEI Task Force Community Update

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Wellesley's DEI Task Force has wrapped up Phase I of its work and will seek support at 2023 Annual Town Meeting for an anti-bias and anti-racism resolution along with funding for a $100K equity audit. The proposal has received Select Board approval.

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Posted on: December 19, 2022

Sign Reminders

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Running for office? Promoting a cause? Advertising your business? If you're displaying a sign in Wellesley, make sure you're following Town zoning bylaws and remember to display signs on private property, not on Town-owned (public) land....

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Posted on: December 16, 2022

Winter Weather Tips from the DPW

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It's beginning to look a lot like WINTER! The Department of Public Works is sharing important winter weather tips as Wellesley and the Commonwealth experience the first major storm of the season.

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Posted on: December 9, 2022

Adopt a Fire 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: January 25, 2023

First All Electric Vehicle in Service for the Wellesley Police Department

Chief Jack Pilecki  has placed our first Electric Vehicle (EV) into service as a Wellesley Police cruiser.  See our video!

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Police Department News
Posted on: January 24, 2023

WPD Cruiser Involved in Traffic Crash

On Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at 10:19 a.m. a two vehicle motor vehicle crash occurred at the intersection of Grove Street and Benvenue Street in Wellesley.  

 One of the vehicles involved in the crash was a Wellesley Police Department cru...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Feedback: Wellesley Avenue and Forest Street

During the fall of 2022 the Town of Wellesley implemented a small temporary change at the intersection of Forest St and Wellesley Ave, near Babson College.  The stop sign on the northbound approach was moved closer to the middle of the intersecti...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Meet Our New Director

Deb Greenwood. Director

Wellesley has a new Director of Senior Services to begin the new year. 

Deb Greenwood is settling into her new role at the Council on Aging (COA) and brings many years of experience working in Human Services to her job, including directing program...

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

WINTER BROCHURE 2023

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Registration starts at 10am on Tuesday, December 6th for Residents and Tuesday, December 13th for Non-Residents.

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