Please be advised that there will be no trash or recycling pickup on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day.
Trash and recycling pickup will be delayed one day throughout the week. Monday’s scheduled pickup will occur on Tuesday, Tuesday’s pickup on Wednesday, etc.
The DPW office at Town Hall will be closed, Friday May 22nd, due to staff attending off-site training.
Final Sunday for leaf disposal at the Recycling Center!
In response to residents’ requests, the Pembroke Recycling Center will be open for additional Sunday hours for leaf and grass clipping disposal during the month of May. The Recycling Center will be open Saturday and Sunday from May 2, 2015 through May 24, 2015 which is Memorial Day weekend. The hours of operation remain 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
Pembroke residents with a valid Recycling Center sticker are welcome; no commercial disposal or waste is allowed.
Recycling Center stickers are available in the Selectmen’s office from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm on Monday and from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Tuesday through Friday. Please call (781) 293-3844 with any further questions.
PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, May 30th is Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day at the Recycling Center from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Please read for what is acceptable.
PAN-MASS CHALLENGE YOUTH BICYCLE EVENT SUNDAY JUNE 14, 2015 8 am-11 am rain/shine
The Pan Mass Challenge Kids Ride Program offers children,parents and members of the community an
opportunity to work together to create an individual bike-a-thon to support the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. The Pembroke Board of Selectmen have approved a request made by Andrew Goodman for the June 14th 2015 PMC Kids Ride between the hours of 8 am and 11am using the town roads beginning at the Pembroke High School, proceeding left onto Hobomock Street, left onto Standish Street, right onto Forest Street, right onto Valley Street, right onto Plain Street, right onto Lake Street and right back
onto Standish Street. The riders will continue to circle this route from 8 am-11am.
Other cycling activities are planned on the school grounds and parking lots.
All vehicle traffic along the route will flow in one direction (counter clockwise beginning at Lake and Standish) while the bicycles will circle the route in the opposite direction. Residents and motorists along the route are asked follow this traffic pattern for the safety of the Cyclists. Any Bicyclists that need to go back to the school before llam finish time will proceed along the north side of
Hobomock Street following the normal rules of the road. A more direct route from High Street to Pelham Street will be marked using Chestnut and Valley Streets. Please see attached notice and map.
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.
PACTV News program posted on Community page.
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.
Please bring any unused and unwanted prescriptions or over the counter medications to the new drop box in the lobby of the Police Department, 80 Center St., available 24 hours a day. There is also a box for SHARPS disposal. Please do not flush medications into the water supply.
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.
Important note: if you arrived at this site from the "old" town address of "townofpembrokemass.org", please bookmark this page and make note of the new address of "pembroke-ma.gov".