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Memorial Building Summer Meetings Move to Callahan

June 8th, 2010

PHOTO: Framingham, MA, Town Hall / Memorial Building

FRAMINGHAM, MA – The Framingham Town Manager’s Office has announced that all public meetings normally scheduled at the Memorial Building, (Town Hall), will be held at the Callahan Senior Center for a period estimated to last up to six weeks beginning June 21, 2010. The Callahan Senior Center is located at 535 Union Avenue, Framingham, MA, (approximately… [read more].

Providing Care For Your Pets In Emergencies

April 14th, 2010

FRAMINGHAM, MA – On Thursday April 29th, 2010 the Framingham Medical Reserve Corps is hosting a presentation on caring for your pets in emergencies. Director of Animal Control, Katherine MacKenzie, will be speaking about ways to prepare for and care for pets when emergencies such as… [read more].

Rte 9 Resurfacing Project / Informational Meeting

March 26th, 2010

MetroWest Growth Management Committee, The 495/MetroWest Partnership and representatives from The Highway Division of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) will hold an informational meeting regarding the upcoming Rte 9 resurfacing project on Thursday, April 1, at 7:00PM in Framingham Town Hall. According to MassDOT, the Route 9 resurfacing project in Natick and Framingham has been awarded,… [read more].

Proposed Amendment to Sign Bylaws

March 15th, 2010

FRAMINGHAM, MA — The Board of Selectmen will be conducting a public meeting on March 23, 2010 to hear comments on recommendations submitted by Town staff to amend the appeal and waiver process regarding signs…. [read more].

MetroWest Forum on Economic Reform

February 25th, 2010

FRAMINGHAM, MA — You Are Invited to a MetroWest Forum on Economic Reform and Senate Bill 2270. On February 8, 2010, Senator Karen Spilka (D-Ashland), the Senate Chair of the Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies, and Senate President Therese Murray filed Senate Bill 2270, An Act to Promote Economic Development Throughout the Commonwealth. This… [read more].

Open Meeting of Bruce Freeman Rail Trail

February 25th, 2010

FRAMINGHAM, MA – The Friends of the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail (a 25 mile proposed rail trail between Lowell and Framingham) cordially invites the public to the March meeting of the Friends on Thursday evening, March 25th 7:00 PM at the Heritage, 747 Water Street Framingham. Come find out about progress on the Trail! The purpose of… [read more].


January 24th, 2010

METROWEST, MA – The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) is sponsoring five public forums in February to discuss draft recommendations on the future stewardship and management of forest lands within the Massachusetts state parks system. The upcoming public forums will be at the following dates, times, and locations: Thursday, February 4, 2010 – 6:30 – 8:30… [read more].

You Move Massachusetts MassDOT Forum

January 16th, 2010

FRAMINGHAM, MA — The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is conducting an on-going program of community forums related to the You Move Massachusetts Civic Engagement Initiative. There will be a forum in Framingham on Tuesday January 26th: Framingham Town Hall (Blumer Room) from 5:30pm to 6:45pm. Agenda: I) MassDOT Overview II) Commuter Rail Update – Acting MBTA… [read more].

Elementary School Reorganization Proposed

January 10th, 2010

Framingham, MA – Framingham Superintendent of Schools Steven Hiersche presented a school reorganization plan to the school committee on January 5th. Information and a link to view the presentation are available on the Framingham Public Schools website: The plan suggests reorganizing the elementary schools so that schools are paired and that one serves kindergarten through second… [read more].

MassDOT Forum on Route 9 Resurfacing

December 7th, 2009

FRAMINGHAM, MA – MA Dept. of Transportation’s (MassDOT) Highway Division is holding a forum for businesses that may be impacted by the planned Route 9 Resurfacing Project from the Southborough/Framingham town line to Maine Avenue in Natick. MassDOT would like to provide the affected businesses with specific background on the project in order to address their anticipated… [read more].