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Posted on: March 31, 2020

FAQs for Town Operations during COVID-19 Crisis

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Find out the answer to the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding the Town of Chelmsford’s operations during the COVID-19 crisis by clicking here.

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Monthly Collection at Fluorescent Bulb Shed Delayed to May 6th, 2020

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In an effort to maintain social distancing and our staff’s handling of material from households, we will be postponing the opening of the Fluorescent Bulb Shed to May 6th, 2020. Thank you for understanding! Stay well!

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Sewer Main Break

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The Town of Chelmsford has experienced a sewer force main break at the Southwell Field pump station. The break is in a 16 inch force main that transmits sewerage to the City of Lowell for treatment. While we do not believe this is a complete break of the ...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

FY2020 4th Quarter Property Tax Bills

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FY2020 4th Quarter Property Tax bills are expected to be delivered by the U.S. Postal Service beginning March 30, 2020. The bills were printed approximately two weeks ago with a due date of May 1, 2020 as required by State Law. The Town of Chelmsford is c...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Local Election Postponed until June 2, 2020

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In response to the State of Emergency and concerns about COVID-19 and its implications on election administration, the Governor signed a law authorizing the Board of Selectmen to vote to postpone the local election which was scheduled for April 7, 2020. A...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Temporary Lane Closures on Route 3A

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  • Closures will begin on March 30, and will continue through the summer 

BILLERICA/CHELMSFORD – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that there will be temporary daytime lane closures on Route 3A ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Bulk Waste Pick Up Suspended

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Beginning on Monday, March 30th, and for the foreseeable future, the Town of Chelmsford in partnership with our waste hauler, Republic Services, will be suspending the collection of BULK WASTE pick up ONLY.  This suspension allows Republic to foc...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Use of Remote Participation and Virtual Meetings

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In light of the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, Governor Baker issued an emergency Order on March 12, 2020, allowing public bodies greater flexibility in utilizing technology in the conduct of meetings under the Open Meeting Law.  The Town...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Chelmsford Food Pantry Hours

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The Chelmsford Community Exchange is ready to assist residents in need of supplemental foods. The Food Pantry is located behind the Town Offices (50 Billerica Rd) adjacent to the ball fields. Their hours of operation are:

Wednesday: 5 PM – 8 PM

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Simple Recycling (PINK BAG) textile collection operations in the state are temporarily suspended

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Please be advised that Simple Recycling (PINK BAG) textile collection operations in the state are temporarily suspended. This will remain in effect until further notice.

This suspension is for textile recycling only. Trash and Recycling will be collected a...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Restaurants Offering Take-Out/Delivery

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Many Chelmsford restaurants are open for business offering take-out and/or delivery. Support local businesses and take a break from cooking while you’re at it!  Click the link below for a list of Chelmsford restaurants and contact infor...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Town Buildings Closed; Essential Operations Will Continue

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Following the Governor’s March 23rd order to close non-essential physical workplaces, the Town has transitioned as many employees as possible to work remotely from home. Some essential operations, such as the maintenance and operation of sewer p...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Playgrounds and Dog Park Closed

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In order to curb the spread of COVID-19, all school and public playgrounds, and the Chelmsford Dog Park are closed for any use until further notice. Additionally, all fields are closed to organized and group activities.

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Small Business Disaster Recovery Loan Fund

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 16, 2020 / CONTACT Sarah Finlaw, sarah.finlaw@state.ma.us

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $10 Million Small Business Recovery Loan Fund

Small businesses impacted by COVID-19 will have access to capital assistance

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Federal Disaster Relief - Small Business Administration

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Please find information available from the U.S. Small Business Administration for disaster relief. Contact info disastercustomerservice@sba.gov ; sba.gov/disaster ; 1-800-659-2955

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

See who pulled papers for the April 7, 2020 Local Election!

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The last day to obtain nomination papers: Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Last day for Nomination Papers to be filed with the Board of Registrars:  Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 5:00 pm

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