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Rodent Information

Rats have become an increasing problem in the City of Woburn. Rat infestations become a public health issue since rats can destroy and contaminate food and other household materials. Rats and their fleas may also transmit viruses, bacteria and parasites to humans. Everyone must do their part to control the problem. What you can do … Continued

Fiscal 2019 Tax Classification Hearing

The City Council will hold its annual tax classification hearing on Tuesday, December 11th.  At this hearing, the council will consider whether to shift a portion of the tax levy from residential taxpayers to commercial, industrial and business personal property taxpayers.  The Board of Assessors will present informational materials to assist the council in its … Continued

Woburn Senior Center Wednesday Senior Issues Breakfast/Lecture Series December 12th

“Walk in Their Shoes” discussion The Woburn Senior Center, 144 School Street, will host a breakfast buffet followed by the presentation “Walk in Their Shoes” on Wednesday, December 12th.  Breakfast is available for $2 per person and will feature scrambled eggs, sausage, fruit, toast, hash brown, coffee/tea and hot chocolate served at 9:45am in the … Continued

Thanks to Volunteers and Businesses for Making 41st Annual Mayor’s Senior Dinner a Huge Success

Thanks to all of the businesses, volunteers, musicians, and performers who helped make the 41st Annual Mayor’s Senior Appreciation Dinner another huge success, and an enjoyable Sunday afternoon for nearly 500 local seniors. Special thanks to the Mayor’s Annual Senior Appreciation Dinner Committee, volunteers and coordinators including Keith Wells and the Woburn Lodge of Elks … Continued

The next Conservation Commission filing deadline is: THURSDAY, December 20, 2018, at 12 NOON

A complete submission of: a Request for a Determination of Applicability (RDA); Abbreviated Notice of Resource Area Delineation (ANRAD); and/or a Notice of Intent (NOI) must be submitted to the Conservation Commission office no later than Thursday, December 20, 2018, at 12:00 PM in order to be heard on the January 10, 2019 meeting.

Meditation Classes at the Woburn Senior Center

Meditation classes at the Woburn Senior Center, 144 School Street: Thursday, November 29th at 3:30pm Thursday, December 6th at 3:30pm Thursday, December 13th at 3:30pm Thursday, December 20th at 3:30pm Cost of each drop in class is $5 payable to the instructor Find out how you can reduce stress with the benefits of a meditation … Continued

Mayor Appoints Robert F. Rufo as New Chief of Police

Mayor Scott Galvin is pleased to announce the appointment of veteran police officer Robert F. Rufo as the City of Woburn’s new Chief of Police. Rufo’s role as Chief follows 35 years of committed service to the well-being and public safety of his hometown—earning his way up the ranks in leadership roles throughout the Woburn … Continued