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Posted on: November 25, 2022

Free and Confidential Mental Health Resources Available

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Given the news of recent gun violence incidents across the country, and with the holidays being a difficult time for some, we wish to remind the community that free and confidential mental health resources are available.

The Town’s Mental Health Task Force...

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Posted on: November 11, 2022

Middlesex County Volunteers Fifes & Drums Performance December 11

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Marching Toward the Holidays Concert

The Town Celebrations Committee presents Middlesex County Volunteers Fifes & Drums (MCV) performing music from their groundbreaking holiday season recording as the ensemble celebrates their 40th anniversary.&nbs...

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

Thanksgiving Holiday Town Office Schedules

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Trash Collection

  • 1 day delay on collection for Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25 (if your normal pickup day is Thursday, it will be Friday. Normal Friday pickups will be Saturday).

Town Office Building, Cary Library and Community Center

  • Closing a...
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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Planning Board Developing a Zoning Amendment for Multi-Family Housing, Public Comment Encouraged

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After a recent housing workshop, the Planning Board is continuing to work towards a zoning amendment proposal to permit multi-family housing.

The Planning Board is holding public work sessions on this topic at their regularly scheduled meetings, and public...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Hemali Shah Appointed as Lexington’s Next Chief Equity Officer

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Town Manager Jim Malloy is excited to announce the appointment of Hemali Shah as the Town’s next Chief Equity Officer. Working in the Town Manager’s Office, Shah started in her role on October 31. 

“We are grateful to...

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Posted on: November 10, 2022

Safe, Brighter, and More Accessible Lexington Center Comes as Center Streetscape Project Wraps Up

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We are extremely excited to announce that the Center Streetscape Project is complete and has finished on-schedule! We want to acknowledge and thank our business owners and residents for their continued patience and positivity during the ...

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Posted on: November 11, 2022

FY23 Water/Wastewater and Property Tax Rates; Select Board Vote Anticipated on November 28

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On Monday, November 28, the Select Board is anticipated to vote on two items; one is the Fiscal Year 2023 (FY23) water and wastewater rates, and the other for the FY23 property tax rates.

The agenda for their meeting will be posted towards the end of the w...

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Posted on: November 3, 2022

Flu & COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Available to Lexington Community

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Flu and COVID-19 vaccines clinics are available throughout the rest of the year. The clinics open to the Lexington community and are being offered by the Lexington Public Schools.

Details on how to register, as well as frequently asked questions, are avail...

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

Textiles and Mattresses Banned from the Trash as of November 1

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Effective November 1, 2022, the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) has added textiles and mattresses to the list of materials that are banned from trash disposal.

Textiles includes clothes, linens, towels, shoes, and accessories...

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Posted on: October 20, 2022

Lexington Ranks High in 'Best Small Cities to Live in America'

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Lexington was recently ranked fourth in Wallethub's 2022 Best Small Cities to Live in America rankings!

According to their website, "...WalletHub compared more than 1,300 U.S. cities with populations between 25,000 and 100,000 based on 43 key...

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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: July 6, 2022

Water Meter Replacement Program; Expect a Postcard in the Mail

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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

Find Out What's Happening!

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We currently have a number of newsletters you can subscribe to, including two for town-wide news:

Link to Lexington, our weekly digest of news, programs and announcements

Town News & Alerts, which comes out whenever there's something timely to ...

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