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Posted on: November 30, 2023

Town Officials Get First Look Inside New Police Station

Lexington Police Chief Michael McLean inside the town's new police station november 2023

Town officials took a tour inside the new police station. Work is expected to be completed by Spring 2024. Check out the full slideshow

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Massachusetts Residential Energy Code Training

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For Building Professionals Working in Acton, Concord, or Lexington

Updates to the Residential Stretch Energy Code went into effect on January 1, 2023, and the Municipal Opt-In Specialized Code will go into effect on January 1, 2024, for many Massachusetts ...

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Posted on: November 24, 2023

Winter Overnight Parking Ban Starts Dec. 1

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The Police Department enforces the town by-law prohibiting vehicles from parking on streets between the hours of 2:00 AM and 6:00 AM.

We enforce the by-law from December 1 through April 1 for snow removal reasons. A tag may be issued during the month of No...

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Posted on: November 24, 2023

Java with Jim — Meet the Town Manager: Dec. 12

Image of coffee beans on a white background with the text Java with Jim Dec. 12 2023

Join Town Manager Jim Malloy for Java with Jim, a series of quarterly community meetings where he will share updates on what’s happening in town and hear from members of the community. This is a great opportunity to ask questions about Town proj...

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Posted on: November 20, 2023

Meet with Police Chief Michael McLean: Dec. 8

Image of coffee beans and text promoting Chat with the Chief on Dec. 8

We are hosting our quarterly coffee and conversation with Police Chief Michael McLean. Please join us for this great opportunity to learn more about our police department, the many programs they oversee, and the ways they keep our community safe. We encou...
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Posted on: December 4, 2023

National Influenza Vaccination Week Dec. 4-8

Health director joanne belanger administers a vaccine to a young girl

National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) is an awareness campaign promoted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The annual observance in December reminds everyone 6 months and older that there is still time to protect yourself against...

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Posted on: September 25, 2023

Health Department Offering Free At-Home COVID-19 Test Kits

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The holiday season is a time for gathering with family, friends, and loved ones, but those gatherings can also present a risk for the spread of germs. Flu season is in full swing, and COVID-19 remains a threat to public health. 

If you are looking...

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Posted on: November 14, 2023

Town Reminds Residents of Sign Bylaw

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The Town wishes to remind all residents of the Town’s sign bylaw as it relates to posters, bills, signs, etc., that it is not permissible to post any posters, bills, signs, etc. on private property without the consent of the owner or business that operate...

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Posted on: November 6, 2023

Lexington’s Community Choice Program Prices to Change in December

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Prices for Lexington’s Community Choice Program, Lexington’s electricity aggregation program, will move to market levels when the current contract with Constellation ends and a new, 36-month contract with First Point Power takes effect in December. Electr...

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

Citation and Arrest Data for FY2023 Now Available

A Lexington, MA police patch "Birthplace of American Liberty"

The police department has posted their FY23 citation and arrest data (PDF). This data includes numbers and demographic information. They have also posted the 2022 Defensive Action Data Recording information (PDF).

The department will be looking for other f...

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Posted on: July 25, 2023

Free Air Quality Index Tool

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Millions of people live in areas where air pollution can cause serious health problems. Local air quality can affect our daily lives. Like the weather, it can change from day to day. Be sure to check the current air quality before going outside, and take ...

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Check the Air Quality Index for Lexington. Home
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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