A daily update on the Town of Acton's response to the COVID-19 situation
Town of Acton Confirms First Positive Case of COVID-19
The Town of Acton has been notified by the Department of Public Health of the town’s first positive case of COVID-19.
Acton Public Health Nurses are working closely with the resident and will notify othe...
Number of confirmed cases in Acton: 0
Board of Health meets tonight at 7PM (virtually)
Selectmen seeking a court order to delay the Town Election and State Special Election scheduled March 31st
The Warrants and Ballot Samples for the March 31st Annual Town Election, as well as the March 31st Special State Election are now available. Please note that these elections are subject to re-scheduling due to COVID-19.
Please click here to view the March 31st Annual Town Election Warrant and Ballot Sample.
Please click here to view the March 31st Special State Election Warrant and Ballot Sample.
Human Services and Senior Center Facility, Acton Memorial Library, West Acton Citizens Library, Recreation Offices, Cemetery and Town Hall will be closed to the public until at least March 23rd.
COVID-19, the illness associated with the novel coronavirus, was declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization this week.
At this time, there are no confirmed or presumptive cases of the virus in Acton.
Government operations for the ...
Town Hall, Acton libraries, Human Services and Senior Center, and Recreation office closed to the public until March 23rd while operations remain in service.
Effective at 5 p.m. today, Acton’s Human Services and Senior Center Facility, Acton Memorial Library, West Acton Citizens Library, Recreation Offices and Town Hall will be closed to the public until at least March 23 in an effort to reduce the r...
Town of Acton Announces Cancellations and Closures Related to Coronavirus
Over the coming days, the Town of Acton will be modifying or canceling programming in accordance with guidelines from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health a...
Town officials wish to provide the community with updated information on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as federal and state health officials continue to monitor the spread of the virus internationally.
Town officials are closely following guidance from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding...
Please be aware that the Registry of Motor Vehicles has recently changed the systems they use to calculate the taxes owed on motor vehicles.
The RMV has updated valuations to more accurately reflect the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) and they now round to the nearest dollar. These changes may impact certain motor vehicles and the associated excise tax bill.
For more info...
Preliminary results for the Presidential Primary, as well as the Special State Primary are now available.
To view the preliminary results from the Presidential Primary, CLICK HERE.
To view the preliminary results from the Special State Primary, CLICK HERE.
Please note that the results are viewed as 2 separate documents.
Click HERE to read the March 2020 edition of the Municipal Monthly.
The department is moving toward a fully green vehicle fleet
Acton Police recently took delivery of its first hybrid marked cruiser as it looks to save both money and reducing its carbon footprint. (Courtesy Photos/Acton Police Department)
ACTON -- Chief Richard Burrows is pleased to announce that the Acton Police D...
Acton's Health Department Offers General Illness and Flu Prevention Tips
ACTON -- As federal and state health officials continue to monitor the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) internationally, Town Manager John Mangiaratti and Health Director Sheryl Ball wish to remind residents that the risk of catchi...
Early Voting will take place at Acton Town Hall, located at 472 Main Street in Acton. For a complete list of early voting dates and times, please view the Early Voting Flyer.
The Presidential and Special State Primary Elections will be held Tuesday, March 3, 2020 from 7:00 AM until 8:00 PM.
The Town of Acton is evaluating the first year of a two-year bike share pilot program.
Your participation in this survey will help us make improvements to the program, gauge interest in continuing and/or expanding the program. Your feedback is important, and we thank you for your participation. If you complete the survey, there will be a pr...
The Baker-Polito Administration awarded Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Program grants to local communities on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at the New Bedford State Pier. (Photo Courtesy Town of Acton)
FEBRUARY 7, 2020
ACTON -- Town Manager John Mangiaratti is pl...
The February 2020 edition of Municipal Monthly is now available.
Read it here: Municipal Monthly - February 2020
To our community,
A series of incidents that occurred earlier this month involving a young student at the Merriam Elementary School has now gained significant public attention.
First and foremost, the Town’s deepest concerns are for the welfare of...
Training to be held at the Acton Public Safety Building located at 371 Main Street on Wednesday, February 12.CPR AED from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM.First Aid from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PMClass is $75 per person
Please email Tom Matthews to reserve your firstname.lastname@example.org or call (978) 929-7453
Housing Production Plan Public Forum – Thursday, January 30, at 7:00PM in Room 204 Acton Town Hall
As part of the process of updating the Town of Acton’s Housing Production Plan, there will be a Public Forum on Thursday, January 30th, 2020 at 7pm (snow date: Thursday, February 13th, 2020) in Room 204 of Town Hall. This meeting will present th...
Chief Robert Hart reports the Acton Fire Department recently completed ice rescue training and provides critical safety tips.
ACTON -- Acton Firefighters conducted live training on Ice House Pond (Firefighters Richard Sullivan and David Gershen shown to the right), near the intersection of Concord and Great Roads, on Saturday, Dec. 28. Participants donned a specialized ...
This month's edition of Municipal Monthly is now available.
Click HERE to view the latest edition of the Municipal Monthly!
Is your cat or dog in need of a rabies vaccination? Please join the Acton Health Department for our 2020 Rabies Vaccination Clinic.
Where: Dogstar Activity Center, 310B School StreetWhen: Saturday, February 29th from 2:00 - 3:30 PM
Cost is $15.00. Owners must bring the most recent vaccination certificate (tag not sufficient) if applicable. Animals without certificat...