Town of pembroke Massachusetts
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Herring Run in Summer Little Sandy Bottom Pond
100 Center Street, Pembroke, MA 02359

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The Recycling Center will be CLOSED Saturday, July 4, 2015, for the Independence Day Holiday. It will be opened for business as usual on the following Saturday.

Town Hall is Closed Friday, July 3rd. The library wil be OPEN on Friday and closed on Saturday.

Due to the installation of a new water main, residents along Rt. 27 School St and the side streets off of Rt. 27 along with Deerfield Lane may experience dirty water.   Residents are advised to run their outside hose for 10 to 15 minutes periods to help clear their lines.

The job posting for Administrative Assistatnt to the Fire Chief, is posted.

The Board of Selectmen voted to survey residents regarding events on town owned property on Sunday mornings. Please take a moment and answer the one question survey.

National Grid helicopter surveillance of high voltage power lines.: National Grid will launch an aerial inspection of all high-voltage power lines which will begin the week of June 8 and will last through mid-August.  Using continuous infra-red imaging, the Aerial Inspection Program will cover all transmission lines across Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Vermont.  Safety will be the #1 priority in all areas of this work.  National Grid’s certified contractor, JBI Helicopters of New Hampshire, will perform the aerial inspection using its fleet of Bell Jet-Ranger helicopters.  Jet-Ranger helicopters are primarily painted blue and yellow with occasional yellow or red striping.  Please see the attached notice for additional information.  If you have any questions regarding the Aerial Inspection Program, please contact Customer Service at 1-800-322-3223 or your National Grid Community & Customer Manager. 

The plans for the Route 14 project are available at Town Hall AND the Library.

Town pond beaches opened June 21. Lifeguards will be on duty for the summer BEGINNING June 21st
from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

Swim lessons will be available at several facilities. Sign ups will begin Sunday June 21- 28. Lessons will begin on Monday June 29. Lessons run for 5 weeks, with makeups on Monday August 3, Tuesday the 4th, or Saturday the 8th. The cost is $75. Choose between Monday through Friday for one half hour a day, or Tuesday and Thursday for one hour. Saturday lessons are for one hour at $50.

Annual Family Fun Day is scheduled for Saturday, August 15 with a rain date of Sunday. This year's theme will be: This Place Is A Zoo! Everyone is encouraged to wear a costume. Free food, drinks and games!

Please remember that no swimmies or flotations devices are allowed. Life jackets must say Coast Guard approved. If you have any further questions, contact the Town Administrator’s office at (781) 293-3844.

The Board of Selectmen have announced their summer meeting schedule.

Roadway Defects or Pothole Claims: Procedures for filing a claim with the Town of Pembroke.
Claims of damages to a vehicle arising from defects in the public way are governed by M.G.L. c.84.
If you incurred damages caused by roadway and sidewalk defects or potholes within town limits and are seeking a reimbursement, please follow the procedure outlined below.
Your claim must be submitted in writing, not by email or telephone to the Office of the Board of Selectmen,
100 Center Street, Pembroke, MA 02359.

Please read the detailed procedure page.

There are openings on many boards for new members, contribute to decisions! The boards page shows which committees need members. If you have interest and want too help, apply today. Application form.
Here is the list of openings.

Reminder: call National Grid for every power outage. Please Call National Grid directly (not police or fire): 1-800-322-3223 to report an outage. Call 1-800-465-1212 (National Grid) to report a downed line.

GATRA provides a shuttle to the Hanson commuter rail station Monday to Friday. See the brochure for the schedule and more information.

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Pembroke non-profit community groups are encouraged to submit events for posting. Select community events calendar from the list on the left. Then select "submit a community event." The Events Calendar and lists of local groups appear on the Community Page.

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Town Hall Hours
Tuesday to Friday :
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday Hours :
8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Closed all legal holidays.
Main : 781-709-1400

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