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: September 29, 2017

Route 9 / Kingsbury St. Intersection Improvements

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The Board of Selectmen entered into an agreement with MassDOT in 2016 to reconstruct the Route 9 @ Kingsbury Street intersection. The project is currently under construction and new signals are expected to be operational by late fall.

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Tolles Parsons Center

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Construction of the new Tolles Parsons Center (Senior Center) is nearing completion at 500 Washington Street. COA programs will roll-out in the new building in mid-September.

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Posted on: July 31, 2017

Unified Plan

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The Town of Wellesley is currently preparing a Unified Plan, which is a combination of a Comprehensive Plan and a Town-wide Strategic Plan.

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Fuller Brook Park Preservation

Fuller Brook Park bench

The Town is working to preserve and restore the aesthetics and the historic integrity
of the Fuller Brook Park, as well as rehabilitate its infrastructure and ecological environment, and to provide better universal access.

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Pay-by-Phone for Parking

Passport Parking App

The town has implemented Passport's pay-by-phone mobile parking payment application allowing customers to purchase parking from their smart phone.

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Fuller Brook Park Update, August 16, 2017

R. Bates has completed work on the new drainage system in Cottage Street. They will be paving trench patches Thursday and one day next week. They are completing restoration of the streambank where the new headwall is located, and will be clearing out thei...

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Fuller Brook Park Project
Posted on: August 11, 2017

Fuller Brook Park Update August 11, 2017

Completing the new drainage project on Cottage Street has proven to be a greater challenge than anticipated. Necessary utility relocations have been more complex than anticipated and caused delays. These have included lowering water services, raising natu...

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Fuller Brook Park Project
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Fuller Brook Park Update, July 20, 2017

Cottage Street Construction

The drainage structures near the bridge at Fuller Brook have all been installed. Starting Friday July 21 the contractor will begin installing the new 24” drain line, moving up the street starting at #49. They anticipat...

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Fuller Brook Park Project
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Fuller Brook Park Update, June 30, 2017

The contractor has been back on site this spring to complete a few outstanding items of work and to complete restoration of park areas disturbed by construction. The major item of work remaining is installation of drainage improvements on Cottage Street.

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Fuller Brook Park Project
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Fuller Brook Park Update, May 12, 2017

R. Bates & Sons, Inc. is back at Fuller Brook Park with the intention of finishing the park project this summer. Most of the hard construction has been completed and the major efforts will be to complete landscape planting and establishing a strong gr...

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Fuller Brook Park Project
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Fuller Brook Park Update, April 14, 2017

The contractor for the Fuller Brook Park project completed his work for the 2016 construction season on January 6, 2017. The stream restoration work that was done over the past two winters was completed last year so the contractor moved on to a project el...

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Fuller Brook Park Project

Posted on: November 17, 2017

Joint Meeting on the 148 Weston Road 40B Project

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The Board of Selectmen and Planning Board will be having a joint meeting on Monday, November 20th at approximately 7:00 pm (meeting starts at 6:30 pm) to begin the discussion of the draft letter to MassHousing on the proposed 55 unit 40B project seeking S...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Continued Discussion of 40B Site Eligibility Poposal at 135 Great Plain Ave.

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The Board of Selectmen will continue their review of the draft letter to MassHousing on the proposed 44 unit 40B  project seeking Site Eligibility at 135 Great Plain Avenue on Tuesday, November 7th at 8:15 pm. The Board has scheduled 25 minutes f...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Browsealoud Service Added to www.wellesleyma.gov

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We’re delighted to announce that we’ve added speech, reading and translation support to our town’s website with Browsealoud. This innovative tool from Texthelp helps the millions of people out there who struggle to access and understand information online...

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Posted on: September 10, 2017

ATM 2017 Zoning Bylaw Amendments Now in Effect

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The Zoning Bylaw Amendments passed by the Annual Town Meeting in April of 2017 have been approved by the Attorney General and are now effective September 11, 2017.

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Public Forum on Modifications to Alcohol Regulations

Beer and Wine

The Board of Selectmen will hold a public hearing on September 11, 2017 at 7:30 pm in the Town Hall, Juliani Room to solicit feedback on the proposal to modify the Rules and Regulations Governing the Operation of Establishments Licensed to Sell A...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

ATM 2017 Town Bylaw Amendments Now in Effect

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The Town Bylaw (TBL) Amendments passed by the Annual Town Meeting in April of 2017 have been approved by the Attorney General and are now effective August 15, 2017.

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Planning Department Seeks Candidates for Planning Board

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We are seeking candidates to fill a vacant regular member position on the Planning Board. The Planning Board consists of five (5) regular members who are elected, along with one (1) Associate Member appointed by the Planning Board and Selectmen. Under the...

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