1. What's New?
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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 7, 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 7, 2017

    One of the advantages of living in a small community is that there are many opportunities for residents to have a direct impact on the operations of the town.  Whether it is a group of citizens advocating for slower speed limits, someone taking the time to attend a Selectmen’s meeting to opine on an agenda item or petitioners crafting an article for a town meeting warrant, local government is easily assessable with just a modicum of effort.

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    November 28, 2017

    Just over 300 residents have completed the Master Plan’s current survey regarding land use, housing and economic development. Complete our online survey to make sure you have a say in the future of Manchester. Then join us for a community forum on December 5th from 6-8pm at the middle/high school dining hall.

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