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Santa Parade & Holiday Happenings - 11/29

The 2015 Andover Firefighters' SANTA PARADE is this Sunday, November 29th, at 4:00 pm. Stay up-town after the parade for the Andover Business Community Association's HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS event! More Information Parade Route

Trash & Recycling Delayed One Day

There were no trash and recycling collections on Thursday, 11/26. Pickups will resume Friday, with a one day delay through Saturday. There will be no curbside leaf collection this week.

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Curbside Leaf Collection Ends - 12/4

Curbside Leaf Collection will take place from October 19th through December 4th (with no collection the week of Thanksgiving). Please note that curbside leaf collection is for LEAVES ONLY. Brush, grass clippings and leaves will be accepted at Bald Hill for the remainder of the season (permits required). More Information

BoomerVenture Winter Programs & Activities

Register now for BoomerVenture’s winter programs and activities. All classes are held at The Center at Punchard at 30 Whittier Court. More information and sign-up at
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CodeRED Emergency Notification System

The Town of Andover is now using the CodeRED Emergency Notification System for important telephone notifications. CodeRED is a fast communication service allowing the Town to notify citizens of an emergency or important situation. Please register today by clicking here. More Information

Committee Members Needed

Much of the business of town government is conducted by appointed volunteers who contribute generously of their time and effort. The Town of Andover currently has approximately 40 appointed commissions, councils, and committees with members typically serving three-year terms. Click here for more information on vacancies and how to apply.

Water Main Flushing Update

The water main flushing program in the central areas of Andover has been completed for the year. The program will resume next Spring. The Town thanks residents for their continued patience while it carries out this important maintenance program.

Town Awarded Energy Efficiency Grants for Water Pumps

The Town of Andover has been awarded assistance grants to help with the costs of replacing four water distribution pumps. The Municipal Services Water Division will receive incentives totaling $119,290 granted by National Grid, and another $47,496 grant from the Massachusetts Department of Energy to assist with the installation of energy efficient pumps that service the Wood Hill and Prospect Hill water storage tanks. More Information

Andover Awarded "Green Communities" Grant

The Town of Andover was awarded a $191,901 Green Communities competitive grant under the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources Green Communities program. Awards were announced on Wednesday July 8, 2015 at a ceremony in Natick. Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, Secretary of Energy & Environmental Affairs Matthew Beaton, and DOER Commissioner Judith Judson congratulated the recipients and reaffirmed the Baker administration’s commitment to the Green Communities program. More Information

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