News Flash

Posted on: November 21, 2019

Reminder: Special Town Election Tuesday, December 17th


There will be a Special Town Election held on Tuesday, December 17th, 2019, from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

The Special Town Election ballot includes three questions asking voters consider exempting from the provisions of proposition two and one half, the amounts required to pay for three projects: 

  • Question 1: Acton-Boxborough Regional School District ...
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Acton Town News
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Special Town Meeting Abstract


The December 10th Special Town Meeting Abstract has been posted.

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Posted on: December 1, 2019

Municipal Monthly - December

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This month's Municipal Monthly is now available!

Municipal Monthly - December

Acton Town News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Town Meeting Improvements Survey Available

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The Town Meeting Improvements Committee (TMIC) is seeking input from the public by anonymous online survey, email, and a public forum.

An anonymous, online survey is available by visiting

You may also provide your ideas via e-mail to

You are also invited to attend a TMIC public forum in Room 204 of Town Hall on Wednesday, December 4 at 7:30 PM....

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Acton Town News
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Acton Police Extend November's No Shave Charitable Effort Through December


Chief Richard Burrows is pleased to share that Acton Police officers will continue to sport beards through December in support of a local charitable cause.

Throughout the month of November, officers who donated $100 to the Home Base No Shave fundraiser were allowed to forego departmental facial hair restrictions. The fundraiser supported Home Base’s mission to help veterans and their families heal ...

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Acton Town News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Fall Roadway Paving


Beginning October 28, 2019 Construction Will Begin on the Following Roads:

  • Keefe Rd
  • Azalea Court
  • Iris Court
  • Bayberry Rd
  • Phlox Ln
  • Myrtle Dr
  • Magnolia Dr
  • Rose Court
  • Stoneymeade Way
  • Proctor St
  • Jay Ln
  • Farmstead Way
  • Anders Way
  • Ayer Rd
  • Maillet Dr
  • Country Club Rd
  • Fairway Rd

This process will involve grinding, raising of drainage structures and putting d...

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Acton Town News
Posted on: July 18, 2019

New Parking Rates - Effective August 1

Commuter Lot

On Monday, July 15, the Board of Selectmen voted to increase the cost of Acton resident stickers, commuter lot parking meters and reserved parking.

The decision followed a discussion at Monday's selectmen's meeting on the South Acton Train Station Advisory Committee's (SATSAC) recommendations and the Nelson Nygaards Commuter Rail Parking Study regarding the town's parking program.

Effective August 1, ...

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Acton Town News
Posted on: June 18, 2019

NARA Park 20th Anniversary

NARA 2018

The Town of Acton will mark the 20th anniversary of the the Nathaniel Allen Recreation Area Park in a variety of ways in the coming weeks. Please see the attached press release for additional information.

View the Press Release... Acton Town News
Posted on: May 8, 2019

MassDOT Commits to Funding the Completion of Kelley's Corner Improvement Project Design

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Read the press release below announcing this exciting news

May 8, 2019 - MassDOT Commits to Funding the Completion of the Design for Acton's Kelley's Corner Improvement Project

Town Manager John Mangiaratti is pleased to announce that the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has committed to fundin...

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