The Thanksgiving Day Holiday is November 27, 2014; there will be no trash picked up. For Thursday & Friday ONLY, Trash Pick Up will be delayed One Day. Thursday’s Pick-Up Will Be On Friday 11/28/14 and Friday’s Pick-Up Will Be On Saturday 11/29/14. Monday-Wednesday, there is No Delay.
In response to the seasonal needs of the residents of Pembroke, the Recycling Center will be open on the last two Sundays of November for leaf disposal only. On Sunday, November 23rd and November 30th the Recycling Center will be open from 9:00am to 3:00pm for residents to drop off their leaves. Please call the Selectmen’s Office if you have any questions at (781) 293-3844.
The DPW announces that crews will be performing hotmix repairs in the Bonney Street area Monday through Wednesday of next week, weather permitting.
Election results are posted on the Town Clerk's page.
South Shore Community Partners in Prevention (CHNA 23) is working with Health Care for All to promote health confidence/health literacy among our residents.
Do you feel confident that
you can manage and control
most of your health issues?
Are you getting the health
care you need, exactly when
and how you want it?
Take ten minutes to complete a brief survey to help you:
• Better communicate with your doctor
• Manage and prevent health problems
• Learn about community resources
• Tell us more about what you need
from our health care system!
DPW has posted temporary job opportunity.
The Council on Aging at 144 Center Street announces that the Activity Room will be closed during the week of November 24 through November 28, 2014 while the floors are refinished. The Council on Aging’s offices and the Meals on Wheels program will be open and run as scheduled Monday through Wednesday, November 24 through November 26.
The COA will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 27 and November 28, in observance of Thanksgiving.
In response to additional feedback, the Board of Selectmen voted at their August 25, 2014 meeting to extend the original six-month trial period for Monday evening Town Hall hours. Continuing forward, the Pembroke Town Hall will be open on Monday from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm. This extension will run throughout the fall and end on December 31, 2014.
Offices will close for the evening at 6:30 pm and the regular meetings of the town’s boards, committees and commissions will begin at their regularly scheduled times. Some of the current meeting times include:
5:30 pm: DPW Commissioners; 5:30 pm: Board of Assessors; 6:30 pm: Board of Health; 7:00 pm: Board of Selectmen; 7:30 pm: Planning Board Zoning Board of Appeals and Conservation Commission.
Resident and staff feedback will continue to be evaluated during this time to ensure that the residents of Pembroke’s needs are being more effectively met. Please feel free to forward any questions or comments to the Selectmen’s office.
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.
The Massachusetts Department of Revenue has released it's Pembroke Report.
The study was completed at the request of the Board of Selectmen.
The Commission on Disabilities has posted available equipment
Elder Savvy, hosted by Pembroke Council on Aging Director Mary Willis is now showing on the Pembroke Government Channel (Comcast 15). Elder Savvy can be seen on Comcast Channel 15 on the following dates and times: Tuesday at 11:30am Thursday at 11:30am Friday at 8:00am and 6:00pm Saturday at 6:00pm To watch the episode on your computer use PACTV's Video on Demand service by visiting, www.pactv.org/video_on_demand . For questions about the show or Government Access, call Dave Antoine at 508-830-6999.
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.
The limited edition book sells for $50.00, which is the cost to produce the book. Almost 500 pages of images and history, it is a unique and beautiful celebration of Pembroke. It is a MUST SEE! Everyone who has seen it says it is a beauty! Get your copy today.The commemorative items for sale, still available at the library.
These make great gifts!
The Public Health Nurse's upcoming clinics require no appointments.
GATRA provides a shuttle to the Hanson commuter rail station Monday to Friday. See the brochure for the schedule and more information.
Meeting agendas are posted on the meeting page, and the calendar listing. If you can't find something on this site try the site map. Also, there is a NEW search feature! Top right of each page, for your convenience.
Town Government Study Committee
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Job Opportunities | Town Beaches |The Pembroke Food Pantry
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Pembroke Emergency Management Agency
State and Federal Links | Governor Patrick's page
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".