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Christmas Day, December 25, 2014 - municipal offices will be closed, Lexpress does not operate, compost facility closed, trash & recycling collection delayed.
2015 Town Holidays:
1/1/15 - New Year's Day
1/19 - M.L.King Birthday
2/16 - Presidents' Day
4/20 - Patriots' Day
5/25 - Memorial Day
7/3 - Independence Day
9/7 - Labor Day
10/12 - Columbus Day
11/11 - Veterans' Day
11/26 - Thanksgiving Day
12/25 - Christmas Day
News & Events
You can review your proposed FY2015 property assessment online (click "Enter Online Database" button on the Welcome screen) or at the Assessors' office in the Town Office Building during regular business hours. These values are subject to final approval by the Massachusetts Department of Revenue. Once approved, final values will be reflected on your 3rd quarter fiscal year 2015 tax bill which should be mailed on or about December 31, 2014.
Help plan the future of Lexington’s parks and open spaces:
-> Take the community survey online, or at the Town Offices of the Library
-> Join in the discussion on LexEngage
The Minuteman Bikeway will be closed from Seasons Four to Woburn Street beginning November 24 to remove and replace a collapsed culvert. A detour will be set up. Work is anticipated to continue through to 12/18/14.
Town flu clinic - Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 in the Community Room at Avalon at Lexington Hills Apartment Complex, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Influenza Vaccines will be available as an injection (shot) or by intranasal mist or nasal spray (“Flumist”). All vaccines will be provided free of charge to Lexington residents on a first-come, first-serve basis. Although insurance is not required to get vaccinated at the clinic, residents are asked to bring their health insurance cards, as the Town can be reimbursed for administering vaccine at no cost to the resident.
The Board of Selectmen and Town Manager are seeking volunteers for a number of Town committees. The Selectmen are looking for broader participation from diverse segments of the community. We hope you will consider bringing your talents to one of these committees. Please contact the Selectmen’s Office at 781-688-4580 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information. (posted September 8, 2014)
Prepare for severe weather, natural disasters and other emergency events as part of the "Together We're Ready - Massachusetts Prepared" campaign. (posted August 6, 2014)
- Check out online resources on the Mass. Dept. of Public Health website.
- Log onto the CodeRed website to add cellphone numbers or emails to this Emergency Notification System.
- Contact Region 4A MRC Volunteer Coordinator Catherine Corkery to find out more about assisting with non-medical as well as medical needs in the community as part of Lexington's Medical Reserve Corps.
Engineering Construction Project Updates
On March 11, Town Offices moved to Voice over IP (VoIP) phones. You can directly dial the new 5-digit extensions using 781-69x-xxxx.
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