Category: Mayor

MEMA COVID-19 Command Center: Update on Testing, PPE Procurement, $502M in Federal Relief Funds, and Blood Donation

The latest report from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency’s (MEMA’s) COVID-19 Command Center includes daily case updates, and outlines Governor Charlie Baker’s news on testing capacity and PPE procurement, $502 million in federal relief COVID-19 funding for cities and towns, new blood donation information, as well as other news and important resources. To view the … Continued

VIDEO: Mayor Helps SCI, WBA Launch #WoburnStrong Initiative to Support Residents, Small Businesses and Local Nonprofits

VIDEO: City of Woburn Launches #WoburnStrong Initiative to Support Residents, Small Businesses and Local Nonprofits *Click here to see a video highlighting the specifics of the #WoburnStrong initiative* WOBURN — Tuesday, May 5, is global #GivingTuesdayNow day, meant to encourage giving and community togetherness. To coincide with the event, the City of Woburn is helping … Continued

Mayor Galvin’s Video Message: Woburn Public Library Uses 3D Printers to Make PPE

Mayor Scott Galvin is pleased to share that the Woburn Public Library is making personal protective equipment (PPE) using 3D printers to protect area medical professionals and first responders from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The Woburn Public Library closed to the public on March 16 in order to prevent the spread of the virus, and … Continued

Mayor Galvin Delivers Relief to Woburn Taxpayers—Extends Tax Due Date to June 1 and Waives Late Fees and Interest on Certain Bills Paid by June 30

Mayor Scott Galvin is pleased to provide some much-needed relief to Woburn taxpayers by extending the due date for real estate and personal property taxes to June 1, 2020, as well as waiving all late fees and interest related to water and sewer bills, real estate, excise, and personal property taxes, with a due date … Continued

Mayor Galvin PSA Video Message: Woburn Comes Together during COVID-19

Click below for an important public service announcement from Mayor Scott Galvin about the ways Woburn is pulling together at this challenging time: Woburn Comes Together During COVID-19 from John Guilfoil Public Relations on Vimeo. Woburn Comes Together; Funding Approved to Distribute 700 Laptops to Woburn Schoolchildren In the face of the novel coronavirus pandemic, … Continued

Woburn Board of Health Adopts COVID Construction Site Regulations to Protect Workers

The Woburn Board of Health has adopted these guidelines to ensure the safety of workers on all construction projects within the City of Woburn.These Guidelines and Procedures must be implemented at all times on all construction sites, including those being performed by or on behalf of the City of Woburn. All construction sites MUST disseminate … Continued

Mayor Galvin Issues COVID-19 State of Emergency Order in City of Woburn

March 31, 2020: Mayor Scott Galvin issued an Order, in conjunction with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, declaring a State of Emergency related to COVID-19 in the City of Woburn, until further notice. The Mayor’s Emergency Declaration, among other things, will enable the City to more promptly access and secure state and federal funding to obtain … Continued