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Rail Trail Event – Earth Day Spring Cleaning and Planting

Posted on April 21, 2017

Earth Day Spring Cleaning and Planting Saturday, April 22nd We made great progress last year clearing debris from many sections of the trail, and now it’s a chance to do some planting and clear out a winter’s collection of trash and debris hidden by the snow. In support of Earth Day 2017, join us on … Continued

Yard Waste Pickup next week starting April 24

Posted on April 20, 2017

Doing yard work? Yard Waste pickup is next week on your trash/recycling day. Please follow these rules and have your yard waste out by 7:00 am to ensure pickup.

Start-up of Beacon Street and Bradley Road Water Main Replacement Project – Temporary Water Bypass Installation

Posted on April 20, 2017

Construction will soon begin on Beacon Street and Bradley Road to improve the service and reliability of the municipal water distribution systems. The project will involve installation of new water mains, fire hydrants and valves on Beacon Street and Bradley Road by the Town’s Contractor R&D Site Development, LLC and their subcontractors. In order to … Continued

Street Sweeping Update

Posted on April 20, 2017

Sweepers are in the Summer Street and Lindall Hill areas, moving up to the side streets off Maple Street to the Middleton line.

Water Main Flushing in Zone 5

Posted on April 20, 2017

The Water Division will be conducting its annual flushing program of the water distribution system beginning on Monday, March 27.  Flushing is done annually in the spring to remove sediment which has settled out and collected in the system during the past year. We expect flushing to take approximately 4 weeks to complete.  A combination … Continued

Water Main Break

Posted on April 18, 2017

Water main break on Bowdoin St in front of #12. Water is shut down and we are mobilizing the crew now. This break is most likely due to flushing in the area. Water will be shut down for at least 4 hours. We will update as work progresses.

Trash & Recycling Delay next week due to Patriot’s Day Holiday

Posted on April 14, 2017

Trash & Recycling Pickup will be delayed by one day next week due to the Patriot's Day Holiday on Monday, April 17.

Street Sweeping

Posted on April 14, 2017

On April 18, the Town of Danvers will start its annual spring Street Sweeping (weather permitting). American Sweeping will begin sweeping the following areas along with our Street Division sweeper: Locust Street and all side streets Northfield/Summer Street area The street sweeping schedule will be updated as work progresses.  All street sweeping is scheduled to … Continued

Water Main Flushing Moving into Zone 4

Posted on April 14, 2017

The Water Division will be conducting its annual flushing program of the water distribution system beginning on Monday, March 27.  Flushing is done annually in the spring to remove sediment which has settled out and collected in the system during the past year. We expect flushing to take approximately 4 weeks to complete.  A combination … Continued

Sidewalk Reconstruction – Alden Street

Posted on April 13, 2017

Starting Tuesday, April 18 (weather permitting), the Street Division will be reconstructing the sidewalks on Alden Street between Hunt and Park Street. The work to be accomplished will include digging out the old sidewalk and driveway aprons and forming, grading and pouring the concrete sidewalk and driveway aprons. This process will take approximately two weeks.  … Continued

Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony at Highlands School

Posted on April 12, 2017

Friday April 28, 2017  10:00 am @ Highlands Elementary School 190 Hobart St, Danvers MA An Arbor Day tree planting ceremony will be held at the Highlands Elementary School on Friday April 28, 2017 at 10:00 am in celebration of Arbor Day.  There will be representative students of the school participating in the ceremony as … Continued

Update: Water Main Flushing Program in Zone 3

Posted on April 12, 2017

The Water Division will be conducting its annual flushing program of the water distribution system beginning on Monday, March 27.  Flushing is done annually in the spring to remove sediment which has settled out and collected in the system during the past year. We expect flushing to take approximately 4 weeks to complete.  A combination … Continued

Diaper Donation Request

Posted on April 12, 2017

Please help provide families in need with a sufficient supply of diapers and wipes to keep infants and toddlers clean, dry and healthy. Click on link for details. 2017 diaper drive

NOTICE OF WATER MAIN SHUT DOWN – Residents of 23 – 48 North Belgian Rd and 39 – 46 Coolidge Rd    

Posted on April 7, 2017

On Tuesday, April 11, 2017 water service in your neighborhood will be shut down from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  This shut down will be done in two phases. The first shut down will be from 8:00 AM to approximately 11 AM and will affect homes 23 – 37 North Belgian Rd.  The second shut … Continued

Update: Water Main Flushing Program in Zone 2

Posted on April 7, 2017

The Water Division will be conducting its annual flushing program of the water distribution system beginning on Monday, March 27.  Flushing is done annually in the spring to remove sediment which has settled out and collected in the system during the past year. We expect flushing to take approximately 4 weeks to complete.  A combination … Continued

Now Hiring! Water/Sewer Division

Posted on April 6, 2017

Now Hiring! Water/Sewer Division - Operator II Water Distribution - Max Rate $25.99/hr. View posting & apply today.

North Belgian Road Update

Posted on April 6, 2017

Aqualine Inc. and their subcontractors will remobilize on Wednesday, April 12 on North Belgian Road to complete their roadway milling. Final paving is tentatively scheduled for April 25 or 26.

Poplar/Locust Street Update

Posted on April 6, 2017

Charles Contracting is getting ready to mobilize 2 crews to complete the roadway improvements on Poplar & Locust Streets. The tentative start date is April 10 with work occurring M-F from 7am - 4pm.

Opening Construction Date for Street Opening Permits or Excavating and Trench Opening Permits will be April 3, 2017

Posted on March 29, 2017

BONDED CONTRACTORS: Please be advised the opening construction date for Street Opening Permits or Excavating and Trench Opening Permits will be April 3, 2017. Any work under Permit to the Town of Danvers will be subject to the following conditions: All excavation within the confines of the Town Street Layout, including sidewalk areas, must be … Continued

Recycling Update:

Posted on March 24, 2017

One of JRM's two dual-stream recycle packers in Town is broken down today and is being temporarily replaced with a single stream packer. We appreciate your cooperation with separating your recycling, but due to this breakdown some recycling will be picked up single stream today.
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