News Flash

News & Announcements

Posted on: August 1, 2022

Attorney General's Office Approves Additional Bylaws

News Logo

The Attorney General's Office has approved the following additional 2022 Annual Town Meeting Bylaw changes. 

  • Article 32, TBL Amendment – Amend Article 19, Select Board Administrative Actions
  • Article 36, ZBL Amendment – Amend Section 4, General Residence District
  • Article 38.1, ZBL Amendment – Amend Section 1, General Provisions - PSI, DRB, and Setbacks to add Sustainability Provisions
  • Article 38.3 ZBL Amendment – Amend Section 22, Design Review - PSI, DRB, and Setbacks to add Sustainability Provisions – Design Review Standards
  • Article 38.4, ZBL Amendment – Amend Sections 1B and 19 - PSI, DRB, and Setbacks to add Sustainability Provisions – Heat Pumps
  • Article 39, ZBL Amendment – Add Section 16H - New Accessory Dwelling Unit Provision and other related sections

The decision on Article 40, ZBL, Commercial Gun Shops, has been extended by the Attorney General's Office for an additional 90 days under the authority conferred by G.L. c. 40, section 32, as amended by Chapter 299 of the Acts of 2000.

Claims of invalidity of the amendments to the Town Bylaws or Zoning Bylaws by reason of any defect in the procedure of adoption or amendment may only be made within ninety (90) days of the date of posting which is August 1, 2022 and by the deadline of October 30, 2022.

Copies of the Town and Zoning Bylaws may be obtained at the Town Clerk's Office, Town Hall, 525 Washington Street, Wellesley, MA 02482, or reviewed on-line at

For additional information, go to the Town website

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News & Announcements

National Grid

National Grid Public Hearing on October 27

Posted on: September 30, 2022
Picture of Paper-shred-confidential-stamp

Document Shredding Day is October 2

Posted on: September 29, 2022
WHA Logo

Wellesley Housing Authority Vacancy

Posted on: September 28, 2022
Flu Shot

Flu Clinic on October 4

Posted on: September 26, 2022

Become a School Crossing Guard

Posted on: September 23, 2022
Building Dept. Online Permitting

Assessor Property Inspections

Posted on: September 21, 2022
Traffic box art photo 5

Fall 2022 Traffic Box Artists Wanted

Posted on: September 8, 2022
News Logo

Historic District Commission Vacancies

Posted on: September 6, 2022
Wellesley Public Health Banner

Public Health Updates for Fall 2022

Posted on: August 31, 2022