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Posted on: May 22, 2015

The National Lancers are Coming to the Framingham Memorial Day Program!

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The National Lancers is a 179-year old ceremonial cavalry troop in the Massachusetts Organized Militia. While the National Lancers have served in 17 campaigns in the Civil War and World War I, it is now a ceremonial cavalry organization that will be provi...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2015

Town of Framingham Memorial Day Program

The Town of Framingham’s Memorial Day Program will begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. on the steps of the Memorial Building located at 150 Concord Street in Framingham on Monday, May 25, 2015. For more information, click on the Press Release below...

Press Release
Posted on: May 22, 2015

Skateboard Park Advisory Committee

The Town Manager and Framingham Parks Commission are seeking applicants for three (3) at-large memberships on a soon to be formed Skateboard Park Advisory Committee being formed to offer advice and guidance in the design and location of a new skateboard p...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2015

Ameresco to Partner with the Town of Framingham for Comprehensive ESPC

Ameresco, Inc., a leading energy efficiency and renewable energy company, and the Town of Framingham, Massachusetts announced today they are partnering on a comprehensive $6 million Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC) to improve town buildings and ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 21, 2015

Half Staff Notification - In Honor of Memorial Day

Governor Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until noon, full staff from noon until sunset on Monday, May 25, 2015 in honor of Memorial Day.

Posted on: May 21, 2015

Shred-Fest! Confidential Paper Shredding on Saturday, May 23, 2015

The Department of Public Works is hosting Shred-Fest, confidential paper shredding on Saturday, May 23, 2015 between 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. at the Resource Recovery Center located at 255 Mt. Wayte Avenue. For more information, click on the flyer below...

Shred Fest Flyer
Posted on: May 21, 2015

One Day Delay for Trash and Recycling Collection Due to the Memorial Day Holiday

There will be a one day delay for trash and recycling collection in Framingham due to the Memorial Day Holiday on Monday. Click on the Collection Calendar below.

Collection Calendar
Posted on: May 21, 2015

FREE Electronics Recycling on May 27th!

Don't miss the Town of Framingham, Department of Public Work's FREE Electronic's Recycling Event on Wednesday, May 27th at the Resource Recycling Center located at 255 Mt. Wayte Avenue! Click on the link below for details...

Flyer
Posted on: May 19, 2015

Media Statement: May 18th Conflict at Framingham High School

On Monday, May 18th there was an incident at the Framingham High School that involved two groups of students. As a result of this incident, three students sustained minor injuries, and one was evaluated at a nearby hospital. The safety of the students a...Read on...

Media Statement
Posted on: May 18, 2015

Press Release: Secretary Ash to Announce Southeast Framingham Revitalization Funds

Massachusetts Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Jay Ash will join the Town of Framingham and the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) at a special kickoff event announcing a new Neighborhood Master Plan project to revitalize Southeast Fra...Read on...

Press Release
Posted on: May 13, 2015

How the Department of Public Works uses Data

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On Friday, May 8th James Barsanti, Assistant Director of Water and Wastewater provided students at the Walsh Middle School an in depth look at how the Department of Public Works uses data in their work. Click on the link below to view the presentation.

Presentation
Posted on: May 12, 2015

Take a walk on the "Wild Side"

The Town of Framingham Conservation Commission will host a FREE nature walk on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at the Macomber Woods Reservation, click on the flyer below for more information.

Flyer
Posted on: May 12, 2015

Get Involved in Local Government - Committee Positions Available!

The Board of Selectmen will be appointing members to various committees listed in the attached "Get Involved" brochure at its June 16, 2015 meeting. Any Framingham resident interested in serving in a position should click on the link below, com...Read on...

Get Involved...
Posted on: May 6, 2015

Press Release: 2015 Click It or Ticket: Enforcing the Law to Save Lives

From May 11 to May 25, the Framingham Police Department will be teaming up with Massachusetts State Police and more than 191 eligible local police departments statewide to promote seat belt usage through increased traffic enforcement. Framingham will be ...Read on...

Press Release
Posted on: April 27, 2015

Volunteers are needed to decorate Veteran’s Grave with flags for Memorial Day 2015.

Each year Framingham Veterans Services mark the graves of US Veterans with an American Flag. This year 4,500 flags will be placed in Framingham’s cemeteries by volunteers. On Saturday, May 16th from 9:00-12:00, volunteers are needed to help place 2,500 fl...Read on...