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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

Impending Winter Parking Ban – Starting November 15, 2021

We want to advise the public of the impending overnight on-street parking ban: The City ordinance goes into effect on Monday, November 15, 2021 and lasts until March. The ban prohibits parking on the even side of all City streets between the hours of 2am and 6am. Residents are allowed to park on the odd side of the … Continued

Public Invited to Virtual Presentation on Downtown, Covid Recovery, Thursday, 9/16/21

JOIN US!  (VIRTUAL) PRESENTATION PRELIMINARY REPORT ON DOWNTOWN and COVID-19 RECOVERY THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2021 AT 7:00 P.M. The City of Woburn is one of 125 communities across the Commonwealth participating in the Department of Housing and Community Development’s (DHCD) Massachusetts Downtown Initiative (MDI) Local Rapid Recovery Program, which is designed to assist downtowns … Continued

City Seeks Resident Feedback About Flooding Issues in Neighborhoods

Have you ever experienced flooding in your yard or basement?  If so, we want to hear from you! The City of Woburn has a grant to study incidents of past flooding.  We will use the results to prevent future flooding and to help residents better protect their property.   We are working with the Metropolitan Area … Continued

Mayor’s State of the City Address

The Honorable Mayor Scott Galvin State of the City Address City Council Chambers, Woburn City Hall January 19, 2021 Good evening honorable members of the Woburn City Council, State Representative Rich Haggerty and Members of our State Delegation, School Committee, City Board Members, Department Heads, Staff, Guests and residents at home. I am grateful and … Continued

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Extension of Capacity and Gathering Limits, New Guidance for Hospital ICU Staffing, Elective Surgeries

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Extension of Capacity and Gathering Limits, New Guidance for Hospital ICU Staffing, Elective Surgeries Capacity Limits for Most Industries, Gathering Limits Extended Until at Least January 24 BOSTON — Today, the Baker-Polito Administration announced the extension of further restrictions and new hospital guidance to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in the Commonwealth. … Continued

Massachusetts Eviction Diversion Initiative | COVID Housing Assistance

With the Commonwealth’s pause on evictions and foreclosures expiring on Oct. 17, the Baker-Polito administration  announced a comprehensive set of resources, known as the Eviction Diversion Initiative, to support tenants, homeowners and landlords during the financial challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information see below. Download and/or print a copy using this link: EDI … Continued

Guidance for Wearing Face Masks in Public Settings in the City of Woburn

GUIDANCE FOR WEARING FACE MASKS IN PUBLIC SETTINGS IN THE CITY OF WOBURN: Governor Baker issued an order effective Wednesday, May 6, 2020, requiring individuals to wear masks in public places. This guidance is issued pursuant to that Order to further clarify who is required to wear masks and any exceptions. Any person who is … Continued