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Framingham Police Department Law Enforcement Entry Exam Announced

September 8th, 2022

2022 Framingham Police Exam noice

FRAMINGHAM, MA — The Framingham Police Department has announced that a Law Enforcement Entry Exam will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2022 at Keefe Regional Technical School, 750 Winter Street, Framingham, MA…. [read more].


Framingham Electronics Recycling / Clothing Donation Day, Wednesday, June 15th 2022

June 1st, 2022

Framingham Electronics Recycle June 15, 2022

FRAMINGHAM, MA — The Framingham Department of Public Works (DPW) will host and Electronics Recycling and Clothing Donation Day on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at the Recycling Drop-Off Center, 255 Mount Wayte Ave., Framingham, MA, (from 12:00 noon until 8:00pm)…. [read more].


Framingham Public Works Construction & Traffic Alerts (April 24th- 30th, 2022)

April 25th, 2022

Framingham Roadwork, Traffic Detours (icon)

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Motorists are advised that there may be detours or slow moving traffic due to construction work being performed during daytime hours on the following roads in Framingham during the week of April 24th through the 30th, 2022. Please note: construction schedules are weather permitting and subject to change. The following roads and areas where… [read more].


Framingham Public Works Construction & Traffic Alerts (Week of April 10-16, 2022)

April 8th, 2022

Framingham Traffic Alerts, Detours, Delays, sign: Be Prepared to Stop

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Motorists are advised that there may be detours or slow moving traffic due to construction work being performed during daytime hours on the following roads in Framingham during the week of April 10th through the 16th, 2022. Please note: construction schedules are weather permitting and subject to change. The following roads and areas where… [read more].


Framingham Traffic Alerts: Week of Nov. 21st - 27th, 2021

November 21st, 2021

Framingham Roadwork, Traffic Detours (icon)

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Motorists are advised that there may be detours or slow moving traffic due to construction work being performed during daytime hours on the following roads in Framingham during the week of November 21st through the 27th, 2021. Please note: construction schedules are weather permitting and subject to change. Arlington Street Water, Sewer, and Roadway… [read more].


2021 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards Winners Announced

November 20th, 2021

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards Logo

FRAMINGHAM, MA – While this article is not directly about Framingham, it is a great story about an international annual photo competition called the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards, (CWPA), founded by Paul Joynson-Hick, a wildlife photographer who’s lived in East Africa for the past 30 years — a story about something that benefits every living thing on… [read more].


Framingham Traffic Alerts Week of October 24th - 30th, 2021

October 22nd, 2021

Framingham Roadwork, Traffic Detours (icon)

FRAMINGHAM, MA — Motorists are advised that there may be construction work being performed during daytime hours on the following roads in Framingham during the week of October 24th through the 30th, 2021. Please note: construction schedules are weather permitting and subject to change. Berry Street Gas Main Replacement – Eversource gas will continue replacing gas main… [read more].


Framingham Moves Up in Best Places to Live in America Rankings

October 15th, 2021

Livability 2021 Top 100 Best Places to Live In America

FRAMINGHAM, MA —  Livability Media, which provides information about and ranks cities, towns, regions and states on how “livable” they are, has ranked Framingham at #22 in their 8th annual 2021 Top 100 Best Place to Live in America. Framingham has moved up two notches this year, (it was ranked #24 in Livability’s 2020 list), but still lags… [read more].


Water Level Lowered in Stearns Reservoir, (Framingham Reservoir #1)

October 12th, 2021

Framingham Reservoir #1, (Stearns Reservoir)

FRAMINGHAM, MA — Beginning in early October (2021) and continuing for approximately four to six weeks, the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) and the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority(MWRA) will commence a drawdown of Framingham Reservoir No. 1, (also known as Stearns Reservoir. The water level is being lowered to accommodate work on a new operations… [read more].


Framingham Fire Department $82,862 Grant Announced

October 4th, 2021

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Today, Assistant Speaker Clark (MA-5) announced that the Framingham Fire Department has been awarded $82,862 through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighter Grant (AFG) to help provide firefighters with the support they need to protect our communities…. [read more].