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BOS Weekly Update - March 13, 2017

Posted on March 15, 2017 at 10:32 AM by Elizabeth Dukes

Pre Town Meeting will take place at 9am in Room 5 at Town Hall on Saturday April 1 to discuss the Warrant for the Annual Town Meeting scheduled for April 3rd.

Town Meeting will take place this year on Monday April 3rd at 7pm in the Memorial School. Annual Reports will be delivered to every household by the Scouts on March 26th.  The Town Warrant can be found on the Town's web site under Town Meetings and Elections.

The deadline for nominations for Volunteer of the Year and Town Employee of the Year has been extended until March 20th.  Please submit your nominations to the Selectmen's Office at Town Hall.

The new Short Term Paying Guest Bylaw is in place.  Property owners renting to guests for less than 6 contiguous days are reminded to apply for a license with the Board of Selectmen. The deadline for applying for those who received letters is March 31st.  Enforcement steps will begin in April.  Anyone with questions about the new bylaw should contact the Selectmen's Office.

The Town has received a $34,000 grant from MassDOT to assess its road network and identify opportunities for improvements that will result in greater access, safety and comfort for all users including pedestrians and cyclists.  Please watch for more information about the Complete Streets Prioritization Plan process in the weeks to come and plan to share your ideas at a public meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 21st at the Community Center.

Trash/compost/recycling pick up will resume its normal schedule, please have everything on the curb by 7 am.

Have a great week and enjoy the warmer temperatures!

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