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Curbside Collection of Yard Waste - Saturday, December 14th

 A curbside collection of yard waste, including grass clippings, leaves, and small branches will take place on Saturday, December 14, 2019... more ››

Important Notice for Board/Commission/Committee Members and Applicants

The Town of North Reading is currently seeking members for committees.  A complete listing is available... more ››

Auxiliary Election Workers Needed

The Town Clerk’s Office is looking for auxiliary Election Workers to supplement our current team of dedicated individuals in anticipation... more ››

2020 North Reading Open Space and Recreation Plan

Enjoy North Reading's parks?  Love open space? Have ideas for improvements? 

Plow Contractors Wanted

The Town of North Reading is currently seeking qualified Snow Removal Contractors for the 2019-2020 winter season. Complete information may... more ››

Curbside Yard Waste Pickup

A curbside collection of yard waste, including grass clippings, leaves, and small branches will take place on Saturday, November 23, 2019... more ››

Notice from the Water Department

During routine water sampling on August 6th, three (3) samples out of seven (7) taken from the North Reading water distribution system... more ››


The North Reading Health Department has announced dates in October when influenza clinics will be held.  Complete details may be found... more ››

Mosquito Sample Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

September 27, 2019                                                   The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) announced today... more ››

Final Presentation of Town Master Plan

At the CPC’s next meeting on  9/17/19 at 6:45 p.m., the Metropolitan Area Planning Commission will make a final presentation of the Town’s... more ››

Draft Master Plan Released for Public Comment (With corrected link)

A draft of the town-wide Master Plan, prepared by MAPC in consultation with the Community Planning Commission, is now available for public... more ››

Discolored Water Advisory

In response to some reports of discolored water, the Department of Public Works has posted an advisory which is available by... more ››

North Reading Police Department to Offer Non-Civil Service Exam

The North Reading Police Department, in conjunction with Police Exam Solutions (PES), has scheduled a law enforcement entrance exam and... more ››

Catch Basins to be Treated for Mosquitos

East Middlesex Mosquito Control Project will be treating the town’s catch basins with Altosid Briquettes to help control the mosquito... more ››

Stage 1 Water Use Restrictions Now in Effect

Stage 1 water use restrictions are now in effect.  Lawn watering is restricted to two days per week. Further details may be found... more ››

UPDATED: 20 Elm Street "Chapter 40B" Project

Town Counsel has filed the appeal of the Zoning Board of Appeals with the state Housing Appeals Committee.By operation of law, the... more ››

MBTA Fare Increase

On March 11, 2019 the MBTA Fiscal Management and Control Board voted to increase fares effective July 1, 2019.  The MBTA New Fares Flyer... more ››

Mandatory Removal Of All CBD Food Products

As of June 17, 2019,  all businesses, including licensed food establishments, operating within the Town of North Reading are prohibited... more ››