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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.

Car Tire, Battery Recycling Collection Postponed to Later Date

Ward 2 Alderman Richard Gately and members of the Woburn City Council would like residents to know that the car tire, battery and mercury-bearing waste (thermometers and fluorescent lights) recycling event for June 2020 has been postponed to a later date, which will be announced as soon as it’s scheduled and confirmed. Check back for … Continued

MEMA COVID-19 Command Center’s ‘Reopening Mass’ Website Offers Resources for Employers and Employees Returning to Work

The latest report from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency’s (MEMA’s) COVID-19 Command Center includes daily case updates, mobile testing updates, as well as provides links to resources, including the Reopening Massachusetts website, which features a section that provides employers and employees information on supplies needed to return to workplaces. The site also includes a sortable list … Continued