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Posted on: January 16, 2018

January 17, 2018: Trash, Recycling Collection Delayed an Additional Day & Parking Ban

Trash and recycling collection is currently delayed by one day on the holiday schedule, but due to inclement weather in the forecast, collection will be delayed an additional day.

Regular Tuesday pickup= now on Thursday

Regular Wednesday pickup= now on Frid...

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Town News
Posted on: January 15, 2018

The City of Framingham Mourns the Loss of Planning Board Member Stephanie Mercandetti

Framingham, MA – With great sadness and grief we mourn the loss of Stephanie Mercandetti, who passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018. Stephanie, a resident of the City of Framingham had been a member of the Planning Board since 2012 and was emp...

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Printable Statement Town News
Posted on: January 11, 2018

DRAFT Framingham Public Schools District Strategic Plan

Dr. Robert A. Tremblay, Superintendent of Schools is pleased to provide you with the attached DRAFT Framingham Public Schools District Strategic Plan for your review and comment.

The Framingham Public Schools Leadership Team began work on this document thi...

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DRAFT Framingham Public Schools District Strategic Town News
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Framingham Mayor Releases Transition Team Report

Framingham, MA – On her second day in office, Mayor Yvonne Spicer is releasing her Transition Team’s Report. This document is comprised of recommendations made by the 12-person Transition Team appointed by the Mayor in early December to create a guide for...

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Printable Press Release and Transition Report Town News
Posted on: December 29, 2017

Mayor-Elect Yvonne M. Spicer Announces the Selection of the Board of License Commissioners Candidate

Mayor-Elect Yvonne M. Spicer Announces the Selection of the

Board of License Commissioners Candidates

 

Framingham, MA –  In accordance with the Home Rule Charter, Article X: Transitional Provisions, Section 7o, “&rd...

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Printable Press Release Town News
Posted on: December 27, 2017

Framingham Announces Details of Historic Inauguration - Updated

Dr. Yvonne M. Spicer to be Sworn in as First Mayor

 

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Once known as the largest town in the United States, Framingham officially becomes a city on January 1, 2018.  The historic inauguration will include the swearing in of ...

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Printable Press Release Town News
Posted on: December 13, 2017

2018 City of Framingham Inauguration Ceremony Announcement

On Monday, January 1, 2018 at twelve o’clock in the afternoon in Nevins Hall of the Memorial Building, the City of Framingham will hold the 2018 Inaugural Ceremony of Dr. Yvonne M. Spicer as Mayor of the City of Framingham, the Framingham City C...

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Printable Press Release Town News
Posted on: December 19, 2017

Plastic Bag Reduction Bylaw will take effect on January 1, 2018

Framingham, MA – On January 1, 2018 the Plastic Bag Reduction Bylaw will go into effect. Under the bylaw, thin-film single-use plastic bags with handles are prohibited from being distributed at checkout. Thin-film plastic bags used to contain dr...

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Printable Press Release Town News
Posted on: December 19, 2017

Board of License Commissioners Selection Process Update

Framingham, MA – Mayor-Elect Yvonne M. Spicer has identified candidates for further review and evaluation for the Board of License Commissioners. To be eligible for the position of Commissioner, candidates are required to be residents of Framingham, regis...

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Printable Press Release Town News
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Mayor-Elect of Framingham Announces Transition Team

For immediate release: 12-11-17

Contact: Carolyn Assa @ 508-333-0397

Mayor-Elect of Framingham Announces Transition Team

Framingham—Mayor-Elect Yvonne Spicer announces the formation of a 12-member Transition Team which will guide her as she operat...

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Printable Press Release Town News
Posted on: December 7, 2017

Team Framingham 2018 Runners and Charities Selected

The random selection drawing to choose the 5 charities and 22 runners to be part of Team Framingham 2018 was held last evening, Monday December 4th at town hall. The Team Framingham 2018 runners will participate in the April 16, 2018 Boston Marathon.The f...

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Click Here for a Printable Press Release Town News
Posted on: December 7, 2017

Mass Ballet Signs on as a Team Framingham 2018 Sponsor

Mass Ballet

Framingham, MA- Team Framingham Steering Committee Chair Jenifer Feaster today announced that Mass Ballet, a Framingham-based dance studio for dancers of all ages, has signed on as a $500 sponsor for Team Framingham Boston Marathon.

Team Framingham has rai...

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Click Here for a Printable Press Release Town News
Posted on: December 1, 2017

The Mayor-Elect and City Council-Elects’ Webpages Are Now Live!

We are pleased to announce that the Mayor-Elect and the City Council-Elects’ webpages are now available online! Today’s launch of the Mayor-Elect and the City Council-Elect’s website pages represents an important milestone in the vision for a new Framingh...

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Printable Press Release Town News
Posted on: April 19, 2017

Town Counsel Opinion Regarding Limitation on Town Actions Under Article X, Section 7(a)

The Board of Selectmen Voted During Open Session on April 18, 2017 to Release Town Counsel Opinion Regarding Limitation on Town Actions Under Article X, Section 7(a) During Town-City Transition Period, for more information click on the link below...

Town Counsel Opinion - Article X, Section 7(a) Town News