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Monday 5/25/15

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Memorial Day - Monday, May 25, 2015 - Wreath laying, parade, and Battle Green ceremony.
Revolutionary Revelry events throughout the month of May - play a street piano, fly a kite, dine at a local restaurant...see full calendar of events.
A project to improve pedestrian, bicycle and vehicular traffic safety and operations along East Massachusetts Avenue between Pleasant Street and Marrett Road is currently programmed for funding thorough the state's Transportation Improvement Program. A public hearing was held on May 7 2015.  The public comment period will be open until May 21, 2015.
Project being planned to reconfigure the intersection of Woburn St. and Massachusetts Ave. is part of the Center Streetscape Project.
Community Conversation on Mental Health and Mental Illness in Lexington - Monday June 1 at the Lexington Historical Society, 13 Depot Square, at 7:00 PM. 
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May Revolutionary Revelry

Lexington, Massachusetts, only 11 miles west of Boston, has a unique place in history as the “Birthplace of American Liberty.” It was here, on the morning of April 19, 1775, that the “shot heard ‘round the world” was fired, and the American Revolution began. Today it is a town of about 30,000 noted for its excellent schools, thriving downtown center, technology and bio-pharmaceuticals industries, and mix of modern life and historic heritage.