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Danvers Recycles Weekend Cancelled.

Posted on October 15, 2020

DPW UPDATE! Danvers Zero Waste Recycling Weekend  scheduled for October 24 & 25, 2020 has been cancelled. Since  we will not be able to hold an in-person Recycle Weekend this Fall, we have some other ways to dispose of materials that would have been collected at the event.  Here are some alternative suggestions: Rigid plastics...

Town Hall to Open on October 5

Posted on September 28, 2020

Town Hall will be re-opening to the public on Monday, October 5. We have been busy preparing for the public to access the building - new plexiglass has been installed, hand sanitizer stations and social distancing markings. We encourage customers to continue to conduct transactions online, over the phone, and via email when ever possible....

Joint Statement from Town of Danvers on Thin Blue Line Flag

Posted on September 18, 2020

Town officials have released the following statement on the Thin Blue Line flag: September 18, 2020 To the Danvers Community: It has been an emotional and educational few weeks for our community, as we’ve discussed the meaning and power of symbols, how best to make our first responders feel supported, and how best to make...

DPW Household Hazardous Waste Day | Sept 26th Sign up Link

Posted on September 8, 2020

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DROP OFF PLANNED – New Safety Protocols in Place due to Coronavirus Danvers, MA – It happens only once a year…Household Hazardous Waste Day! The Town of Danvers will conduct a collection on Saturday, September 26 from 8:00 AM to noon at the Danvers Transfer Station on East Coast Road off Route...

Town Manager Names New Fire Chief & Deputy Fire Chief

Posted on August 31, 2020

Press Release - DFD Chief and Deputy - Aug2020

BOS to Host Community Conversation

Posted on August 28, 2020

The Board of Selectmen will host a meeting on Wednesday, September 2 at 5:00 PM at the High School Field House to engage in a community conversation regarding the Town Manager’s recent decision to have the “thin blue line” flags removed from town vehicles. The meeting is being held in the field house to allow...

Town Manager Releases Statement on Removal of ‘Thin Blue Line’ Flags

Posted on August 25, 2020

Danvers Town Manager, Steve Bartha, has released the following statement to media outlets regarding removal of the ‘Thin Blue Line’ flags from fire apparatus.  The Town has no further comment beyond this statement. “As local government officials and public servants, our responsibility is to work in support of all residents of and visitors to Danvers...
Nest Thermostat


Posted on August 5, 2020

With our continued commitment to providing high quality, reliable and affordable electricity, Danvers Electric is offering direct rebates to customers who enroll in the new SmartSavings Program. Utilizing smart thermostats, this demand side energy savings program is being offered to residential and small business customers. If you have a NEST smart thermostat connected to your...


Posted on August 3, 2020

Today, Monday, August 3 the Town of Danvers will decrease outdoor water use restrictions to Level 4. This means outdoor watering with sprinklers and/or irrigation systems is allowed on Tuesday and Saturday ONLY from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Hand watering (hand held hoses with nozzles and watering cans) is allowed anytime. Car washing and...

Hobart Street Water Main Replacement Project Update

Posted on July 17, 2020

On Tuesday, July 21, 15 feet of 12 inch water main will be installed at the intersection of Hobart Street and Pine Street on the Clark Street side.  Residents potentially affected will receive a notification today.  Water will be shut down on Tuesday from approximately 8AM-2PM.  Thank you for your patience was we work to...

Phone Outage

Posted on July 13, 2020

The telephones at 1 & 2 Burroughs Street (Engineering & DPW Business Office), Endicott Park, Canal Street, Hobart Street (DPW Garage) and Harbormaster are currently down. If you need immediate assistance, please call 978-777-0001 use the following extensions: Ext. 3011 for items related to 1 & 2 Burroughs Street, Canal Street or Hobart Street Ext....

Danvers DPW has Recycling Carts & Bins and Compost Bins back in stock!

Posted on July 7, 2020

Items are available for purchase with CHECK ONLY made out to the Town of Danvers: 32 gallon wheeled recycling carts with covers – $40 22 gallon recycling bins – $5 80 gallon Earth Machine backyard compost bins – $25 Residents must call 978-762-0231 to make an appointment for pickup at 95 Hobart Street. Pickup is...

Online Permit Applications

Posted on July 2, 2020

Online Permit Procedures Applications for fire department permits for the following can be submitted online: Oil Burner (Form 1) Permits Dumpster Permits Fire Alarm Permits Fire Sprinkler Permits Fire Suppression System Permits Flammable/Combustible Storage Permits To complete the online permit application: Fill out the Fire Dept Permit Application in its entirety. (If you are submitting...
Outdoor Water Use Restriction Levels


Posted on June 23, 2020

Danvers, MA – The Town of Danvers has moved to Level 5 DROUGHT CONDITIONS.  This means that outdoor lawn & garden watering is restricted to hand-held hoses and cans ONLY, from 7:00 PM to 8:00 AM.  No sprinklers or irrigation systems will be allowed.  In addition, the filling of swimming pools and washing of cars are NOT permitted. ...


Posted on June 17, 2020

The Town of Danvers announces an increase in outdoor water use restrictions to Level 4.  This means outdoor watering with sprinklers and/or irrigation systems is allowed on Tuesday and Saturday ONLY from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM.  Hand watering (hand held hoses with nozzles and watering cans) is allowed anytime.  Car washing is also allowed. ...

West Street Force Main Replacement Project Update

Posted on June 11, 2020

Woodall Construction Company is tentatively scheduled to mobilize erosion controls, heavy construction equipment, traffic control barrels and barriers, and begin construction during the week of June 8. The construction working times will be Monday- Friday, 7am-4pm. The major components of the work include removal, disposal & installation of Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) sewer force main, reconnection...

Joint Statement from Town Leadership

Posted on June 2, 2020

The Chair of the Board of Selectmen, Chair of the Human Rights & Inclusion Committee, Chief of Police and Town Manager have issue the following joint statement regarding the events following the death of Mr. George Floyd.  View the statement here.


Posted on May 28, 2020

Beginning Monday, June 1, roadway improvements including milling, raising structures and final paving will begin on Cherry, Cole, Coolidge, Congress, Donegal, Ellerton, Hood Rd, Ledgewood & Loring streets. Beginning Wednesday, June 3, a one-inch overlay will be placed on Orchard Ln, Peach Tree Ln, Bartlett Rd, Apple Tree Rd & Baldwin Rd. For both projects,...

Yard Waste Stickers now available for purchase online

Posted on May 13, 2020

Starting Wednesday, May 13, stickers for yard waste drop off at the Danvers Transfer Station can now be purchased online. You may choose to pay for your yard waste sticker (Danvers resident with passenger vehicle - $15/year) online with electronic check, credit or debit card. Your sticker will then be sent to you in the...
remote home energy assessment

Sign up for a FREE Remote Home Energy Assessment

Posted on May 11, 2020

Being at home so much may increase your utility bills. Let Danvers Electric help you make an energy savings plan. By using the video feature on your iPhone or Android phone, our contractor Energy New England (ENE) can capture information about your home that they need to create a comprehensive Home Energy Assessment Report. They...
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