News Flash

Posted on: June 18, 2019

New Town Hall Hours Starting July 1st

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Town Manager John Mangiaratti is pleased to announce that Acton Town Hall will open on a modified schedule this summer in order to better serve residents.

Under the new pilot program, Town Hall will open for extended hours on Tuesdays while closing earlier on Fridays from July 1 through at least Sept. 1.

Effective July 1, Town Hall will be open on the following schedule:

Monday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday: 8 a.m...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Affordable Homeownership Opportunities

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Two Affordable Homeownership Opportunities are available at 99 Parker Street Acton, MA and the Concord Commons, Concord, MA. Applications are due to the Regional Housing Services Office (RHSO) by Tuesday, 7/2 at 1:00 PM.

A lottery will be held for these two units in the RHSO offices on July 11th at 10:00 AM.

Please contact Laura Plaskon at the RHSO with questions at (978) 287-1092 or lara@rhsohousing.org,  

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

NARA Park 20th Anniversary

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The Town of Acton will mark the 20th anniversary of the the Nathaniel Allen Recreation Area Park in a variety of ways in the coming weeks. Please see the attached press release for additional information.

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

Stormwater Management Program

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The Town of Acton has drafted a Stormwater Management Program (SWMP) as required by the Town’s Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Permit.

The SWMP is the document used by the Town to describe and detail the activities and measures that will be implemented to meet the terms and conditions of the MS4 Permit. The SWMP is a “living” document that will be updated throughout the Permit term to ef...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Acton Dog Park Committee - Public Forum

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The Acton Dog Park Committee will hold a public forum on Tuesday, June 25 at 7:00 PM in the EOC, located at the Public Safety Facility, 371 Main St.

The purpose of this meeting is to update the public on the current status of proposed sites being considered, and to allow for public commentary and feedback.


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Posted on: May 31, 2019

School Street Road Construction Starting June 4th (From Main Street to Piper Road)

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National Grid will be replacing the natural gas main pipe and the natural gas service piping that connects the main pipe to residential gas meters for customers between 2 School St. and 95 School St.

Construction is expected to begin on June 4, 2019 and anticipated to last to August 5, 2019 weather permitting.

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

MassDOT Commits to Funding the Completion of Kelley's Corner Improvement Project Design

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Read the press release below announcing this exciting news

May 8, 2019 - MassDOT Commits to Funding the Completion of the Design for Acton's Kelley's Corner Improvement Project

Town Manager John Mangiaratti is pleased to announce that the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has committed to fundin...

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

Spring Roadway Paving

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Beginning May 20, 2019 Construction Will Begin on the Following Roads:

  • Wood Ln
  • Newtown Rd (McKinely Dr to Arlington St)
  • John Swift Rd
  • Eliot Circle
  • Cowdrey Ln
  • Captain Forbush Ln
  • Captain Brown’s Ln
  • Haynes Ct
  • Seminole Rd (Seneca to Cul-de-sac)
  • Nashoba Rd
  • Huron Rd
  • Algonquin Rd
  • Lillian Rd
  • Autumn Ln
  • Summer St (Central St to Boxborough Town Line...
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Acton Town News
Posted on: May 9, 2019

Public Forum May 28th: Commuter Rail Parking

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Please attend this meeting to share your comments, questions, and ideas related to parking in South Acton near the MBTA Commuter Rail Station

In order to better meet the commuting needs of everyone who uses the South Acton station, the Town of Acton is conducting a parking study for the community. 

Acton needs your input!

The Acton Commuter Rail Parking Study is meant to solve problems t...

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

Bike Share is Back! Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Tips

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Information about the return of our Bike Share program and Safety Tips for Pedestrians and Bicyclists from the Acton Police Department

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We are pleased to share that Acton's Zagster Minuteman Bike Share program has relaunched for the season. The Zagster bikes are available at two locations in Acton -- West Acton Village and the South Acton Commuter Rail Station -- as well as in d...

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Acton Town News
Posted on: March 25, 2019

QPR Training - Suicide Prevention - AB Cares

SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING FREE AND OPERN TO THE PUBLIC

The Town of Acton, in conjunction with AB Cares, will host the first of three free suicide prevention trainings for residents on April 25th.

QPR TRAINING

WHEN: Thursday, April 25 from 6:30-8:30 PM

WHERE: Acton Human Services Facility & Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road

WHAT:  The training will focus on the three simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide: question, p...

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Acton Town News
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Town of Acton and Acton Water District Statement on Nagog Pond

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The Town of Acton and the Acton Water District seek to inform residents about a lawsuit involving the rights to Nagog Pond.

Town of Acton and Acton Water District Statement on Nagog Pond Lawsuit

The Town of Acton and the Acton Water District seek to inform residents about a lawsuit involving the rights to Nagog Pond.

Nagog Pond is a freshwater public use pond (great pond) lying ...

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