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New Woburn Fire Headquarters Project Update

Click to view the new Woburn Fire Headquarters Project Design & Information to see 3D renderings, drone footage of the progress, project spending, and more. Project Overview & Mayor’s Message In February 2019 as part of planned improvements to our fire department facilities the city of Woburn retained DiNisco Design, after a thorough Request for … Continued

Bottled Water Rebate Program

  January 6, 2022 Bottled Water Rebate Program Recently, the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) issued a new drinking water regulation that limits the sum of six PFAS compounds (known as the PFAS6) to 20 parts per trillion (ppt). The new drinking water standard requires public water suppliers to test for the presence of … Continued

Fiscal 2022 Tax Rate and Assessed Value Information for the City of Woburn and surrounding communities

Massachusetts Department of Revenue, Division of Local Services releases Fiscal 2022 approved Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Personal Property Tax Rates, Average Single Family Assessed Values and Average Single Family Tax Bill for approved communities. The following exhibit details the Fiscal 2022 information for the City of Woburn and surrounding communities. Municipality Year Residential Tax Rate … Continued

FY 2022 Board of Assessors Tax Classification

At the Tax Classification Hearing on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, the City Council voted a Fiscal Year 2022 residential factor of 0.717901. By the City Council voting to shift the residential factor to less than 1, a portion of the tax levy shifts from residential properties to commercial, industrial and personal property taxpayers. This residential … Continued

New Woburn Fire Headquarters Project Update

Click to view the new Woburn Fire Headquarters Project Design & Information to see 3D renderings, drone footage of the progress, project spending, and more. Project Overview & Mayor’s Message In February 2019 as part of planned improvements to our fire department facilities the city of Woburn retained DiNisco Design, after a thorough Request for … Continued

File of Life Kits – FREE to all Woburn Residents

The Woburn Fire Department is offering free File of life kits to all Woburn Residents. Your File of Life should be posted visibly on your refrigerator.  It lists all of your Emergency Medical and Health information in one place.  The Woburn Fire Department will look for these red files when responding to a call at … Continued

Special Election 2022 Absentee Ballots

Absentee ballots are available for all eligible voters citywide for the Special Election to be held on Tuesday, January 25, 2022. A written application must be filed by all voters seeking to vote by absentee ballot. Ballots may be mailed to voters upon written request. A voter may also vote by absentee ballot in the … Continued

Special Election – Tuesday, January 25, 2022

On Tuesday, January 25, 2022, the Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational School District Special Election will be held districtwide across 12 communities from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. All Woburn polling locations will be held at the Old Wyman School. The Special Election is for one question related to the approval of the vote of the … Continued

Open Burning Safety January 15 to May 1

To obtain a burn permit please contact the Woburn Fire Department – Non-Emergency Dispatch 781-932-4560. Open Burning Safety To burn materials in your yard, you need a permit from the local fire department. open burning brush pile in open field The Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) and your local fire department limit open burning for … Continued