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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Wellesley's Wonderful Weekend, Part 2 is Oct. 17

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Take part in Part 2 of Wellesley's Wonderful Weekend on Sunday, October 17!

Due to rain two weeks ago, the community picnic, concert, and fireworks were rescheduled for this weekend and include:

  • 3:00 p.m. - Picnic in the Park at Hunnewell Field, food for pu...
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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Select Board Office Hours on October 19

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The Select Board is holding office hours this fall.

Residents may speak with a Board member via Zoom. Ask questions, give input, and share concerns about Town operations, economic development, or other issues.  

Board chair Tom Ulfelder will host o...

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Hydrant Flushing Begins Monday, October 18th through October 22

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The Water & Sewer Division will be flushing water mains beginning Monday, Oct. 18 through Friday, Oct. 22. It is recommended to restrict water usage due to potential water discoloration caused by dislodged particles as well as reduction in pressure.

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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Special Town Meeting Begins October 25 at 7 PM

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Wellesley's Special Town Meeting begins on Monday, October 25 at 7:00 p.m. and will take place remotely via Zoom videoconferencing. 

Special Town Meeting is expected to continue on Tuesday, October 26 and Wednesday, October 27, and possibly Tuesda...

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

Contact Your Health Provider for COVID Boosters

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Residents who may be eligible for COVID-19 booster shots should contact their health care providers. 

The Wellesley Health Department is currently not offering COVID-19 shots. 

 The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has recommende...

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Take the Climate Action Plan Survey

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Help Wellesley address climate change. 

The Town is developing a Climate Action Plan that will provide a roadmap for reducing greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) and enhancing our resilience to climate change. 

Give input on the plan design and...

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

COVID-19 Boosters and Marathon Reminders

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Wellesley health officials are encouraging eligible individuals to get COVID-19 booster shots. And Boston Marathon spectators and runners are urged to practice personal responsibility to stay healthy and safe.

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

RESCHEDULED: Bacon Street Detours

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Road and sidewalk construction for the Bacon Street Bridge Replacement project has been rescheduled.

The work was planned for weekdays through October 29. No new work dates are available yet. Updated information will be posted when those dates are...

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

October 2021 Special Town Meeting Moved to Remote Only

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Wellesley's October 2021 Special Town Meeting will start on Monday, October 25 at 7:00 p.m. and take place via Zoom videoconferencing. 

Originally planned as an in-person meeting, the Select Board approved the move to remote-only at the r...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Indoor Mask Advisory for Wellesley

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The Wellesley Board of Health is advising everyone in the community over age 5 to wear a mask indoors in public settings to help combat the COVID-19 Delta Variant.

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

DPW Snow Shovelers Wanted

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The Department of Public Works needs contractors to shovel snow from sidewalks and pedestrian areas this winter. All eligible operators are encouraged to apply. Applications submitted by October 25 will receive an early sign-up rate.

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

New WPD PSA: Lock Your Car Doors

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Keep Wellesley safe by locking your car doors and preventing some of the most common thefts in our community. 

That's the message from Wellesley Police Chief Jack Pilecki in a new public service announcement for residents. The PSA will be...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

October 2021 Special Town Meeting Warrant Posted

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The warrant for Wellesley's October 2021 Special Town Meeting has been signed and posted. 

Residents can read the warrant online on the Town website; hard copies are available in the Town Clerk's office, and at the Wellesley Poli...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Attorney General's Office Approves 2021 Bylaw Changes

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The Attorney General's Office has approved the 2021 Annual Town Meeting Bylaw changes.

For more information, go to the Town website.

Claims of invalidity of the amendments to the Town Bylaws or Zoning Bylaw by reason of any defect in the procedure ...

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