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UPCOMING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR MICROENTERPRISES IN WOBURN

The City of Woburn is pleased to announce that grant funding will soon be available to assist microenterprise businesses in grappling with COVID-related difficulties. Woburn was one of 23 cities and towns in Massachusetts to receive CDBG funding for businesses meeting certain Federal criteria. $340,000 will be available to distribute to microenterprise businesses as grants … Continued

RENT & MORTGAGE ASSISTANCE GRANT FUNDING AND INFORMATIONAL RESOURCES

The City is pleased to promote grant funding opportunities and other resources to Woburn residents currently experiencing economic hardship, particularly in cases where the COVID-19 pandemic has led to possible housing instability. Metro Housing Boston is offering two state-funded programs to help Woburn residents address these circumstances: The Rental Assistance for Families in Transition (RAFT) … Continued

Woburn City Hall Opens July 1 on Limited Basis, By Appointment Only

Beginning July 1, 2020, Woburn City Hall, will reopen to the public on a limited basis by appointment only. What follows are some temporary, general guidelines for the public and employees as the City of Woburn moves to reopen in a phased approach: Safety protocols regarding personal protection equipment (PPE), face covering, cleaning procedures, social … Continued

Woburn City Hall Opens July 1 on Limited Basis, By Appointment Only

Beginning July 1, 2020, Woburn City Hall, will reopen to the public on a limited basis by appointment only. What follows are some temporary, general guidelines for the public and employees as the City of Woburn moves to reopen in a phased approach: Safety protocols regarding personal protection equipment (PPE), face covering, cleaning procedures, social … Continued

City of Woburn 2020 Independence Day Holiday Schedule Announced

Woburn City Hall and other related administrative offices will close at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 2, 2020, and remain closed on Friday, July 3, 2020, in observance of the national Independence Day holiday. Since the official holiday falls on Saturday, July 4, 2020, there is no impact the trash and recycling curbside collection.  Schedule … Continued

Qualifying Residents Invited to Apply for Higher Ed Scholarships Sponsored by Waste Management—Deadline is July 30, 2020

Mayor Scott Galvin invites qualifying residents to apply for higher education scholarships sponsored in conjunction with Waste Management, trash hauler serving the City of Woburn for many years. Three, $1,000 scholarships are being offered by Waste Management, with the support of the Woburn Board of Health.  To qualify, applicants must be a Woburn resident and … Continued

June Shred-It Event Postponed Until Further Notice

The June Shred-It event has been postponed until further notice.  Check back here for announcement of a rescheduled date, tentatively scheduled for the fall 2020.  For more information, contact Dianne Mearls at 781-897-5915.