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The Water Division will be shutting the water off tomorrow (Tuesday, 9-1) morning for a leak repair around 8:00 am affecting 62 – 104 Edgewater Drive until repair is completed!

The Labor Day Holiday is Monday, September 7, 2015.
Trash Pick Up will be delayed one day. Trash pick up
will be Tuesday 09/08 to Saturday 09/12.

Please be advised that the vehicles on the attached list have been declared surplus property.  The items classified as vehicles and equipment below will be displayed at the DPW Garage at 387 Mattakeesett Street on weekdays (7:00 AM – 3:00 PM).  Individual, sealed bids clearly marked with the ITEM# and description below only will be accepted until 12:00 pm NOON, September 25, 2015. Bids will be opened at the Board of Selectmen’s Meeting, September 28, 2015.

Thursday (8-27) : the DPW has successfully repaired the water main leak in the Bryantville area water main.

Water in areas throughout the Town will experience flushing effects.
Residents should follow the procedures outlined during the flushing of the water lines:
The flushing program will cause discolored water in varying degrees in all sections of town.  Residents are advised to check for discoloration before doing laundry and to avoid doing laundry during flushing hours.
Residents who experience water discoloration should clear their water systems by opening the outside faucet closest to the water meter and running the water for several minutes.  If the water is still not clear, please wait about an hour and begin the flushing procedure again.

MassDOT will be doing repair work to Washington Street, Route 53 between Reservoir Road and Old Washington Street.  Weather permitting, there will be one lane of traffic open between the hours of 7am and 3pm on the following days:  August 24, August 27 and August 31.   Motorists can expect delays and may want to seek alternative routes. 

PRESS RELEASE, AUGUST 14, 2015, 12:30 pm : We have experienced an increase in calls regarding missed pick up of trash & recycling in the morning: Please be reminded that trash & recycling must be placed at the curb by 7:00a.m. on your designated pick up day to ensure service.

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

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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