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BOS Weekly Updates - June 25, 2021

Posted on June 25, 2021 at 1:40 PM by Tiffany Marletta

BOS Updates – June 25, 2021

Affordable Housing Public Workshop:  Join the Affordable Housing Trust and Manchester Housing Authority for a public workshop on Tuesday, June 29 at 6:30 PM at the Manchester Essex Regional High School Cafeteria.  The AHT and MHA will present and discuss the findings of the recent Site Feasibility Study. Read the study and learn more here

Public Safety Dispatch Public Forum:  The Board of Selectmen will host a forum to discuss public safety dispatch options on Monday, July 19 at 6:30 PM.  Meeting details will be posted to the Town website. Learn more about this study here.

DPW Collection Update:  The Town has entered into a new collection contract. JRM will replace Waste Management beginning on July 6. All routes and pick up days will remain the same. Please contact the DPW office with questions.

Mosquito Control Plan:  The 2021 Mosquito Control Plan is posted to the Board of Health page. Residents can choose to opt out of the plan at any time with a 14-day notice. Click here.

Board and Committee Vacancies:  Get involved in local government and join a board or committee. Vacancies for FY2022 are posted here.

Fourth of July Events:  The Town is pleased to offer a variety of patriotic events this year such as a house decorating contest, concert in the park, boat parade and the traditional Red, White and Blue Breakfast. See the Town website for more information.

Beach and Resident Parking Stickers:  A valid 2021 beach and resident sticker is required to park at Singing Beach and other downtown locations.  Stickers can be purchased in person at the Town Clerks office.  Beach tags are required for each resident age 13-64 to walk on the beach or there is a $7 walk on fee.  Extra tags can be purchased at Town Hall.  The funds collected from beach stickers and entrance fees are used to directly fund beach operations.

Trash, recycling, and compost collection:  Regular Schedule.  

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