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2014 Town Holidays: (municipal offices closed, Lexpress does not operate, compost facility closed, trash & recycling collection delayed)

1/1/14 - New Year's Day
1/20 - M.L.King Birthday
2/17 - Presidents' Day
4/21 - Patriots' Day
5/26 - Memorial Day
7/4 -  Independence Day
9/1 -  Labor Day
10/13 - Columbus Day
11/11 - Veterans' Day
11/27 - Thanksgiving Day
12/25 - Christmas Day


News & Events

Mental Health First Aid Information session Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 7-8:30 PM in the Lexington High School Science Lecture Hall.

Proposed Fiscal Year 2015 assessed property values have been posted. You can review your proposed assessment online (click "Enter Online Database" button on the Welcome screen) or at the Assessing Department in the Town Office Building, 1625 Massachusetts Ave.  A postcard has been mailed to all Lexington property owners. Beginning November 19 and ending November 25, you will be able to review your proposed assessment and property record card, and raise any concerns before final values are set. This does not take away the ability to file an abatement application when you receive your 3rd quarter tax bill on or about December 31.

Elections and Voting – Tuesday November 4, 2014
     >General Election - Preliminary Election Results
     >Special Town Election to fill Board of Selectman and School Committee vacancies - Preliminary Election Results 

The Minuteman Bikeway will be closed from Seasons Four to Woburn Street beginning November 24 to remove and replace a collapsed culvert.  A detour will be set up. Work is anticipated to continue through to 12/18/14.

Thanksgiving Feastival sponsored by the Lexington Farmers' Market will be held on Tuesday, November 25, noon to 4 p.m. at Seasons Four, 1265 Mass. Ave, Lexington.

Town flu clinic schedule: - December 3, 2014 (Wednesday): Public Clinic (Ages 3+) 4:00-7:00PM
    Flu Shot vaccine & “Flumist” - LHS Media Room, 251 Waltham Street
 - December 8, 2014 (Monday): Public Clinic (Ages 3+) 5:00- 7:00 PM
    Flu Shot & “Flumist” - Katahdin Woods Apartment Complex Community Room,
    1 Katahdin Drive
 - January 7, 2015 (Wednesday): Public Clinic (Ages 3+) 5:00- 7:00 PM
    Flu Shot - Avalon at Lexington Hills Community Room, 1000 Main Campus Drive
For further information, contact the Office of Community Development, Health Division, Gerard Cody, Health Director at 781-698-4503. If you would like more information on the Flu and Flu Vaccine, please visit www.mass.gov/flu and www.flu.govDon’t get the flu, don’t spread the flu, and get vaccinated.

The Board of Selectmen and Town Manager are seeking volunteers for a number of Town committees. The Selectmen are looking for broader participation from diverse segments of the community.  We hope you will consider bringing your talents to one of these committees.  Please contact the Selectmen’s Office at 781-688-4580 or e-mail selectmen@lexingtonma.gov for additional information. (posted September 8, 2014)

Prepare for severe weather, natural disasters and other emergency events as part of the "Together We're Ready - Massachusetts Prepared" campaign.  (posted August 6, 2014)

  • Check out online resources on the Mass. Dept. of Public Health website.
  • Log onto the CodeRed website to add cellphone numbers or emails to this Emergency Notification System.
  • Contact Region 4A MRC Volunteer Coordinator Catherine Corkery to find out more about assisting with non-medical as well as medical needs in the community as part of Lexington's Medical Reserve Corps.

Engineering Construction Project Updates


On March 11, Town Offices moved to Voice over IP (VoIP) phones. You can directly dial the new 5-digit extensions using 781-69x-xxxx. 

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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