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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Wellesley Park 40R District

Wellesley Park 40R

A proposed redevelopment and rezoning of Wellesley Office Park on William Street, the project would replace much of the existing office uses with a variety of uses, likely to include housing, retail, and other amenities.

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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 6, 2018

Hardy, Hunnewell, Upham Facilities Project

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A feasibility study is under way to explore options to renovate or rebuild Hunnewell School. A Special Town Meeting approved funds to study options for Hardy/Upham in a partnership with the MSBA.

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Tailby and Railroad Commuter Lots Development Project

Tailby Railroad Development

The Board of Selectmen issued a Request for Proposals (“RFP”) to invite proposals from qualified developers to enter into one or more long-term leases to develop the Tailby (103 Linden Street) and Railroad (7 Grove Street)  Commuter Parking Lots ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Natural Gas Release Scheduled for Aug. 18 and Aug. 31

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Due to planned maintenance work, Algonquin Gas will be releasing odorized natural gas at two locations in the area on Sunday, August 18 and on Saturday, August 31. 

The release locations are at the valve site near 68 Walnut Street in Wellesley and...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Camp Out at Kelly Field on Sept. 7

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Bring your family to the 3rd Annual Family Campout at Kelly Field behind Bates Elementary. 

The nighttime event begins on Saturday, September 7 at 4:30 PM and runs through 8 AM on Sunday, September 8 (rain or shine). Hosts are the Recreat...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Tolles Parsons Center Closed Aug. 9 - 16

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The Tolles Parsons Center (TPC) will be closed from Friday, August 9 through Friday, August 16 for building work and carpet replacement. 

The building will reopen on Monday, August 19.

The TPC, located at 500 Washington Street, is home to the Welle...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

REMINDER: Buy Yard Sale and Block Party Permits Online

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Planning a yard sale or a block party this summer? Remember to buy your permit online, in advance. 

In Wellesley, residents are required to have permits for yard sales, estate sales, auctions, block parties and other activities. These permits are ...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Cool Off at Morses Pond

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Looking for a way to beat the heat? Cool off at Morses Pond!

The Recreation Department is reminding residents that the pond and beach are open 7 days a week until Sunday, August 18. 

The pond features a large, dedicated swimming area. Lifeguards ar...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

A New Surface for Sprague Field

Removing TPE sand infill from the turf (figure 1)

This summer, construction crews, instead of sports teams, are tearing up the turf at Sprague Field. 

The Department of Public Works (DPW) is improving playing fields 2 and 3 which are used throughout the year by multiple school and recreation spor...

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

Summer Hours

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During the months of July and August, Town of Wellesley departments will follow a summer schedule.

All offices and buildings will be CLOSED on Thursday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.  

Town Hall will be open late (until 6 p.m.) on Tuesd...

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

Road Work on Brook & Benvenue Streets Begins on July 1

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The Department of Public Works (DPW) will begin work on the Brook Street & Benvenue Street Intersection Improvement Project on July 1, 2019.  The project will reconfigure the Brook Street, Benvenue Street and Radcliffe Road intersection.&...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Sprague Fields Turf Replacement Project

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The Department of Public Works would like to provide an update on the Sprague Fields Turf Replacement Project. Turf replacement work on fields 2 and 3 is expected to begin on Tuesday, June 18th. The fields will remain closed and inaccessible during most o...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Town Meeting Member Forum Now Available

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The Town Meeting Member Forum is a Google Group established to facilitate communications between Town Meeting Members and the general public regarding issues coming before Town Meetings. The Forum was first announced by the Board of Selectmen on August 21...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

3 Year Old Preston and the WPD Need Your Help

UPDATE UPDATE UPDATE:

Although we have not located Preston's iPad, we have learned that Preston has a replacement iPad and is doing very well.

We want to thank the community for the outpouring of support in helping attempt to locate Preston's iPad. The depa...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Crime Alert: Forced Entry Car Break Ins

Crime Alert:  Between 9:45AM-1030 AM on Mon Aug 5, a vehicle parked at the Warren Building was broken into.  The window was smashed and a purse was taken.  There were many people around the area at the time of the break. Other c...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Wellesley Police Department Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  JULY 22, 2019

On July 9, 2019 the Wellesley Police Department received a report indicating that an unknown male suspect may have taken inappropriate photographs of a minor child while using a shower at the Boston Sports Clu...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Hunnewell Feasibility Eco-Charrette

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The School Building Committee invites you to meet with the design team for the Hunnewell feasibility study to provide your thoughts on sustainable design goals for the project. Monday, October 15th, 5:30 - 9:30 PM in the Hunnewell Gym.

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Town Meeting Member Forum Now Available

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The Town Meeting Member Forum is a Google Group established to facilitate communications between Town Meeting Members and the general public regarding issues coming before Town Meetings. The Forum was first announced by the Board of Selectmen on August 21...

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