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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Proposed FY2023 Water and Wastewater Rates; Public Hearing Continued to Oct. 24

Water droplet hitting water

On Monday, October 3, the Select Board held a public hearing on the preliminary water and wastewater rates for Fiscal Year 2023. This hearing was continued until October 24.

Rates are proposed to increase 6.5% on a combined basis, reflecting a 6.8% increas...

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Select Board Calls for Special Town Meeting to Begin November 1

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On September 12, the Select Board called for a Special Town Meeting to begin on Tuesday, November 1 at 7:30 PM via virtual format.

The Select Board voted to approve the warrant for Special Town Meeting at their meeting on Monday, October 3.

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Lexington has a new Comprehensive Plan

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On September 28, 2022, the Planning Board unanimously adopted Lexington Next.  

Lexington Next will serve as the Town’s long-range master plan to guide development over the next 10-15 years.  

This was a 5 year effort led by the ...

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

Discovery Day in Lexington Center


Discovery Day is a way to learn about more than 100 Lexington businesses and organizations.

Join local businesses and organizations for a day of fun, food, and community! 

It's a street fair, held on Massachusetts Avenue between Meriam Street and W...

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Community Preservation Committee Now Accepting Applications For Community Betterment Projects

Community Preservation Act sign and photos of playground, monument, Munroe Tavern and gazebo.

The Community Preservation Committee (CPC) is currently accepting applications for Community Preservation Act (CPA) funding for the 2024 fiscal year. Applications are due by November 1, 2022.

The Community Preservation Act (CPA) is a state statute which in...

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Posted on: October 1, 2022

Medical Waste Disposal Event for Lexington Residents

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The Lexington Board of Health and Department of Public Works will be holding a medical waste disposal event:

Saturday, October 159:00 AM to NoonTown Office Building1625 Massachusetts Ave.Rear parking lot - due to Police Station construction, you m...

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

Flu Shots for Residents Age 60+

Boy on older man's shoulders; I get it to protect my family from flu; get your flu shot.

Online pre-registration is required, and Town staff will be available to assist if you have difficulty with this process.

Thursday, October 69:00 AM to 1:00 PMLexington Community Center, 39 Marrett RoadRegister for the October 6 clinic

Wednesday, October 12...

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Posted on: August 18, 2022

Therapy Available to Residents Through Partnership With Eliot Community Human Services

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The Human Services Department is partnering with Eliot Community Human Services to offer dedicated counseling services to Lexington residents at the Lexington Community Center, or virtually if needed. Christina Wong and Baylee Fairhurst will be providing ...

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

Voluntary Outdoor Water Use Restriction in Place Through Oct. 14

sprinkler hose garden

The Select Board has authorized a voluntary restriction on any outdoor water use between the hours of 5:30 AM and 8:30 AM daily through October 14, 2022.


Lowering our peak water usage helps the Town better manage flow and ensure...

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Water Meter Replacement Program; Expect a Postcard in the Mail

Town contractor: WMS

The Town is replacing a majority of the water meters in Lexington. This replacement is free for the home or business owner. It is being paid for with Town funds.

See a video about the water meter project.

Replacement of "large" water meters (large...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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