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2018 Memorial Day Week Activities

Wednesday, May 23, through Monday, May 28, 2018 -

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Department of Homeland Security Webinar, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 2:00 - 3:30p.m. (ET)

Protecting Your Organization: Resources, Partners and Tips to Help Keep Your Office, House of Worship, or Community Center Safe - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Get Your Bike Out Event RE-SCHEDULED to Sunday, May 20, 2018

Due to a wet weather forecast for tomorrow, Saturday, the Watertown Get Out Your Bike Event is re-scheduled to Sunday, May 20, 2018 - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Historical Commission Awards Ceremony

Thursday, May 17, 2018, 7:00 pm, at the Commander's Mansion, 440 Talcott Avenue -

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Mass. DCR Traffic Advisory: Charles River Road Closure

Thursday, May 10, 2018, and Friday, May 11, 2018, 7:00PM - 5:00AM -

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Get Out Your Bike Event!

Saturday, May 19, 2018, 10:30am - 12:30pm, (rain date 5/20), at Watertown Square Dock, Charles River Rd. at Galen St. Bridge - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Watertown Memorial Day Parade

Monday, 12:00 pm, May 28, 2018 -

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Freedom From Smoking Program

Sign up for the Freedom From Smoking Program from the American Lung Association -

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Modified Summer Hours

The Watertown Administration Building will start modified summer hours on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, and ending on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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2018 Watertown Historical Commission Awards Ceremony

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 7:00 PM, at the Commander's Mansion, 440 Talcott Ave. -

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., at the Watertown Police Department, 552 Main Street, Watertown, MA - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Public Works Department Recycle Event

May 5, 2018, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, located at the Recycle Center on Green River Way -

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Watertown's 2018 Arbor Day Event

at the Commander's Mansion, Thursday, April 26th from 11AM - 2PM

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Town Wide Yard Sale

by Watertown Community Education, Saturday, May 19th, 2018 -

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2018 Rain Barrel Program

Order and pickup year-round at the Department of Public Works -

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The Well-Being of Watertown Youth

presented by the Watertown Youth Coalition, April 11, 2018 -

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SNOW EMERGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT Effective 12PM, March 21, 2018

The Department of Public Works has issued a snow emergency effective Wednesday, 12PM, March 21, 2018, to remain in effect until further notice. On street parking will be banned. There will be no delay in trash pickup - Read more at Town of…

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NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF TOWN COUNCIL MEETING

The Town Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 13, 2018, has been re-scheduled for Thursday, March 15th due to the pending snow storm - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles temporary closed for several days

Registry services unavailable from 7 p.m., March 22 until 8 a.m., March 26, 2018 -

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SNOW ENERGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT Effective 11pm, March 12, 2018

The Department of Public Works has issued a snow emergency effective Monday, 11pm, March 12, 2018, to remain in effect until further notice. On street parking will be banned - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Household Hazardous Waste Products (MHHP) Collection 2018 Information and Schedule

Minuteman HHP (Regional) Collection Facility Location: 60 Hartwell Avenue, Lexington, MA 02421 -

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SNOW EMERGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT Effective 7pm, March 7, 2018

The Department of Public Works has issued a snow emergency effective 7pm, March 7, 2018, to remain in effect until further notice. On street parking will be banned. Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Memorial Dedication

The Town of Watertown will be dedicating a memorial to fallen Firefighter Joseph A. Toscano on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at 10 AM - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Town Manager seeking 2 Watertown citizens interested in serving on the School Building Committee

The Committee is being formed to oversee the renovation and expansion of Watertown School buildings related to the Building for the Future initiative - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Boards and Commissions Openings

Town Manager Michael J. Driscoll is seeking Watertown citizens interested in serving on the following Town Boards, Commissions, and Committees - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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New and Exciting Community Wellness Activities

The Health Department and Live Well Watertown invite all in the Watertown community to participate in their upcoming Community Wellness Programs. Please visit this site - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Commander's Mansion 2018 Annual Weddings & Events Showcase

Save the Date, March 3rd & March 4th, 1pm to 4pm -

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Snow Emergency Announcement

The Department of Public Works has issued a snow emergency effective midnight, Thursday, January 4, 2018, to remain in effect until further notice - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Snow Emergency Announcement

The Department of Public Works has issued a snow emergency effective midnight, Thursday, January 4, 2018, to remain in effect until further notice - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Public Works January 6, 2018 Recycle Event POSTPONED!

Re-scheduled Date is February 10, 2018, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, located at the Recycle Center on Green River Way - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Invitation to the 2018 Inauguration

Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at the Dorothy and Charles Mosesian Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal Street -

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Community Preservation Act Exemption

Low-income persons and low-moderate-income seniors are exempt from the entire CPA surcharge if they meet eligibility requirements and file an application with the Board of Assessors. The Board will accept Fiscal Year 2018 applications up to April 2,…

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Drop-in Substance Use Recovery Resource Night

Wednesday, January 10, 2018, 5:00 - 8:00 pm, at the Watertown Public Library, 123 Main Street, Watertown, MA - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Invitation to the 2018 Inauguration

Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at the Dorothy and Charles Mosesian Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal Street -

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Trash and Recycling collection schedule in Watertown will be changing effective December 11, 2017

please see the attached map and calendar to see if your collection schedule is changing -

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Public Works Department Recycle Event

January 6, 2018, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, located at the Watertown Recycle Center on Green River Way -

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Friends of the Watertown Council on Aging Holiday Boutique

Monday, December 4, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Watertown Senior Center, 31 Marshall Street -

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Tree Lighting Ceremony, Watertown Square, Friday, December 1, 2017

Santa arrives at 5:15 pm, Tree lights come on 5:30 pm -

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Commander's Mansion Annual Holiday Open House

Tuesday, December 12, 2017, house opens at 4pm for free self tours -

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Veterans Day Free Concert, Tonight, Wednesday, November 8, 2017, Time: 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Doors will open at 7:00pm, at the Watertown Middle School, 68 Waverly Ave., -

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Winter Parking Ban Announcement 2017 - 2018

Effective November 27, 2017, and continuing to April 1, 2018, the Winter Parking Ban will be in effect and strictly enforced -

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Veterans Day 2017 Observance

Saturday, November 11, 2017, 9:30a.m. - 10:30 Breakfast, 11:00a.m. Ceremony -

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The General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.

The polls are open from 7:00 A.M. TO 8:00 P.M. -

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Household Hazardous Waste Collection, Last Collection of 2017, Saturday, November 4, 2017

CHANGE OF LOCATION: Lexington Department of Public Works, 201 Bedford Street, Lexington, MA, 02420, Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM -

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The Watertown Health Department is excited to re-launch 'Watertown Walks!'

Wednesday, November 1st, from 12:00 - 1:00PM. Click on 'Additional Info' to see details and the Walk Schedule - Read more at Town of Watertown - News…

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Saturday, October 28, 2017, at the Watertown Police Department, 552 Main Street -

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Candidate's Forum at the Watertown Free Public Library

WCA-TV (Watertown Cable Access Corp.) is co-sponsoring the Forum to be held on Thursday, October 19, 2017, at the Watertown Free Public Library's Watertown Savings Bank Room -

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Age-Friendly Watertown Community Forum

November 30, 2017, at the Watertown Free Public Library -

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Watertown Farmer's Market End of Season Celebrations

Raffle, Pumpkin Decorating, and Halloween Celebration -

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Commander's Mansion 2nd Annual 'lil Monster Mash

Friday, October 27th from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, 2017, Commander's Mansion, 440 Talcott Ave., Watertown, Tel. # 1-617-926-7755 -

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Watertown Fire Department Open House

October 14, 2017, 9 AM - 2 PM, Fire Department Headquarters, 99 Main Street -

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The Watertown Family Network presents 'Touch The Trucks'

Saturday, November 4th, 2017, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m., in the parking lot of 30 Common St. -

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2017 Public Flu Clinics for Watertown Residents

The Watertown Health Department will be offering influenza vaccine to all residents -

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Faire on the Square, Saturday, September 23, 2017, from 10 AM to 4 PM

Location: Town Hall, Saltonstall Park, and Watertown Free Public Library -

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The Fire Department will hold a brief ceremony to remember the 343 FDNY firefighers

lost September 11, 2001, along with thousands of innocent people on the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attack -

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Come Discuss the Future of Arsenal Park

Tuesday, August 15, 6:30 - 8:30 PM, Arsenal Park Design Community Meeting One, Watertown Savings Bank Room at the Watertown Free Public Library -

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Keeping Seniors Safe: A Forum & Discussion about the Opioid Epidemic

presented by Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan, at the Watertown Senior Center, 31 Marshall St., July 25, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. -

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