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Library to Open at Noon on Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Posted on December 11, 2017

Marsha Twomey, a long-time employee of the Peabody Institute Library, passed away on December 7.  The Library will open at noon on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 to allow Marsha's former colleges to attend her funeral service.

HANUKKAH CELEBRATION

Posted on December 5, 2017

Danvers Committee for Diversity and the Chabad of the North Shore invites you and your family to attend the lighting of the Menorah on Tuesday, December 12th at 6:00pm on the Library Grounds, 15 Sylvan Street, Danvers.  See attached flyer for details. Menorah Flyer 2017

Danvers Winter Parking Ban

Posted on December 1, 2017

When is it? The winter parking ban may be enacted from December 1 to April 1 if weather conditions warrant. How is parking affected? The Danvers Winter Parking Ban prohibits parking on public ways between 1:00 AM and 6:00 AM only if the parking ban is implemented. The fine for violating the parking ban is...

SIDEWALK REPAIR – MOHAWK STREET & HURON AVENUE

Posted on November 3, 2017

EJ Paving, under the supervision of the Town of Danvers is scheduled to begin a sidewalk reconstruction project on Mohawk Street and Huron Avenue starting on November 6, 2017, weather dependent. During this work, you will experience inconveniences to vehicular travel as sections of the roadway will be closed. On-street parking will not be allowed...
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Limited quantity of recycling carts for sale November 6

Posted on November 1, 2017

32 gallon wheeled recycling carts with covers will be available for purchase at the DPW @ 95 Hobart Street on Monday, November 6 from 7:00 AM-3:00 PM for $30 cash or check made out to the Town of Danvers. Limit of one per residence due to limited quantities. We expect to sell out that day!...

DANVERS MOVES TO LEVEL 1 WATER USE RESTRICTIONS – NORMAL WINTER CONDITIONS

Posted on November 1, 2017

On November 1, the Town of Danvers moved to Level 1 – Normal Winter Conditions of our Outdoor Water Use Restrictions policy. This means that there are no longer water restrictions in place. This level normally runs from October 1 through April 30, but the reduction in restriction level was delayed due to low flow...

Bulky Item Phone Line Out of Service

Posted on October 13, 2017

The Bulky Item Sticker Telephone line 978-762-0252 is currently out of service.  Residents can call 978-762-0231 to leave their information (address and item) for pickup this Saturday or Monday.  We anticipate the phone line being back up and functioning on Monday, 10/16.

Locust Street Water Main

Posted on October 13, 2017

On Monday, October 16, water supply to the below streets will be temporarily shut off starting at 8:00 AM. The Fraser Company will begin to install an upgraded water main across the frontage of 309 Locus Street. The water supply will be turned on before the end of the work day. The affected streets will...

ROADWAY IMPROVEMENTS: 17, 21, 22 Burley, Burley @ Conant, Franklin @ Cottage, 83 Conant St.

Posted on September 25, 2017

From Tuesday, September 26 - Wednesday, September 27 (weather permitting), the Town of Danvers along with EJ Paving will begin milling and paving certain areas on the above streets. Vehicles will not be allowed to park along these roadways from 7:00AM-3:00PM. Traffic will be able to travel along the roadway during this procedure.
Linemen volunteer Hurricane Irma

Danvers Electric sends workers to restore power lost during Hurricane Irma

Posted on September 15, 2017

Danvers Electric Linemen Brian Cole and Noah Bradley, along with local power crews from Marblehead, Middleton, Rowley, Groveland, Georgetown, Wakefield, Ipswich and Merrimac, are currently working to restore power in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. We are very proud of them for volunteering to make this trip to help restore power to those affected by Hurricane...

UPDATE: Belgian Road

Posted on September 14, 2017

Due to inclement weather, final paving has been postponed until Monday, September 18.

UPDATE: Foster Street Cul-de-sac

Posted on September 14, 2017

Due to inclement weather, final paving has been postponed until Monday, September 18.

ELM STREET PARKING LOT UPDATE:

Posted on September 14, 2017

Due to inclement weather, final paving has been postponed until Monday, 9/18 and Tuesday, 9/19. The parking lot will be closed Monday at 7:00am and will reopen Tuesday upon completion of line painting (weather permitting).

FINAL PAVING: Belgian Road

Posted on September 12, 2017

Bit-Con Crews will begin Final Paving on Friday, September 15 (weather permitting). Vehicles will not be allowed to park along the roadway between 7:00am-5:00pm. In the event of rain, this work will be re-scheduled. The Roadway will be closed at times; you can expect delays so please bear with us.

ROADWAY IMPROVEMENTS: Foster Street Cul-de-sac

Posted on September 12, 2017

This week the cul-de-sac in front of #4 Foster St will be re-graded by EJ Paving & on Friday, 9/15, Final Paving will be completed by Bit- Con. Vehicles will not be allowed to park along the roadway from 7:00am-5:00pm. In the event of rain, this work will be re-scheduled. The Roadway will be closed...

Elm Street Parking Lot Update #2

Posted on September 12, 2017

Bit-Con will be completing the final paving of the Elm Street Parking Lot on Friday, 9/15 & Saturday morning, 9/16. Highway Safety will then be line striping the parking Lot. Elm Street Parking Lot will reopen Saturday afternoon following completion of the line striping. Thank you for your patience during this restoration

Elm Street Parking Lot Update

Posted on September 8, 2017

Bit-Con will be raising the structures in the Elm Street Parking Lot Friday and Saturday, September 8 and 9 to prepare for future paving. A Police Detail is on site and the Parking Lot will remain open to all vehicles.

Sandy Beach, Annual Report

Posted on September 7, 2017

Sandy Beach, Annual Report Labor Day marks the end of water quality testing at Sandy Beach for the year and the Board of Health receives a brief report from their staff at the conclusion of testing.  This year, Sandy Beach did quite well in terms of bacteria levels. To summarize the requirements in Massachusetts for...
Help for Houston Drive

Danvers to Collect Donations for “Help for Houston” Drive to aid those affected by Hurricane Harvey

Posted on August 30, 2017

The Town of Danvers, with the help of Moore GMC, is collecting donations for Boston's "Help for Houston" Drive to aid those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Donations will be collected at Town Hall, 1 Sylvan Street Danvers: Today, Wednesday, August 30 from 10:00am - 6:00pm Tomorrow, Thursday, August 31 from 8:00am - 6:00pm The following...

Roadway Improvement – Little Dr, Longbow Rd, Princeton St, Scarlett Ln, Seneca Dr, Trinity St

Posted on August 23, 2017

From Monday, August 28 through Wednesday, August 30 (weather permitting), the Street Division along with Sealcoating, Inc. will begin the final phase of micro surfacing to the above streets. This process takes three days to complete as it is put down in two layers. During construction, vehicles will not be allowed to park along the...
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