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Health Department announces more hazardous waste disposal days for 2024

Health Department announces more hazardous waste disposal days for 2024

The following was submitted by the Winchester Health Department: Winchester has joined the Minuteman Household Hazardous Products collaborative. Residents now have eight (8) free opportunities to dispose of their household hazardous waste in nearby Lexington, one day each month from April to November. The following dates are available, with five

Winchester is looking for a few good volunteers

Winchester is looking for a few good volunteers

When Town Manager Beth Rudolph announced last week that two open positions on the Conservation Commission had been filled, she thanked William Band and Tracy Olson for stepping up. But it turns out Winchester needs more residents to follow suit. Town Hall Administrative Assistant Patty Mihelich said she has a

Article 29 at Town Meeting causes stir

Article 29 at Town Meeting causes stir

By Tara Hughes Nov. 14, 2023 revised on Nov. 15, 2023  A citizen’s petition at Monday night’s Town Meeting caused quite a stir with the moderator being challenged about Robert’s Rules of Order, and the petitioner proposing an amendment.  Precinct 1 Town Meeting Member Timothy Matthews presented

Orphan parcel purchase gets TM nod

Orphan parcel purchase gets TM nod

Monday evening’s Town Meeting voted to buy the so-called “orphan” parcel from the MBTA for $155,000.  The parcel is the driveway running from Waterfield Rd. into the parking lot next to the T station.  According to Planning Board Chair Diab Jerius, the lot is essential if the town

Talk to the town

Talk to the town

From the Town website The Town of Winchester wants to improve how it shares and exchanges information with people who live, work, or own a business in Winchester. As part of this effort, the Town is launching an online survey to understand how community members would like to receive communication