City of Woburn

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The deadline to avoid paying a late fee for dog licenses is Monday, March 17. Woburn ordinances require that any dog over 3 months old must be registered with the City Clerk. The license fee for unaltered male or female dogs is $15. For spayed and neutered dogs the fee is $10. After March 17, the fee will increase to $30 and $25. Questions can be directed to the City Clerk's Office, 781-897-5850. Mail the attached form to the City Clerk's Office, Woburn City Hall Clerk, Woburn City Hall, 10 Common Street, Woburn, MA 01801.

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Last week the City of Woburn distributed the annual local census. Almost 16,000 forms were mailed to every household in the City. Forms are due back at City Hall within 10 days after receipt. City Clerk, William Campbell emphasizes the importance of returning your filled out Census forms. Under the Massachusetts State Law, if a census is not returned from a residence, the voters in that house are designated inactive. The census is also a primary source for proof of residence now and into the future.

Woburn Inauguration Ceremony

From date: 
Mon, 01/06/2014 - 7:00pm

Tonight the City of Woburn will welcome recently elected officials with its inauguration ceremony. The Ceremony will take place at the Flaherty Auditorium at Woburn Memorial High School located at 88 Montvale Avenue. Those residents that were elected this past fall will be sworn in. The evening will include an inaugural address by Mayor Scott Galvin. In addition to the Mayor being sworn in, the newly elected candidates for City Council and School Committee will also take office. 

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Due to the snow storm that took place this past week. The Woburn Redevelopment Authority Community Development Meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday January 9th. The Woburn Redevelopment Authority will host a Community Development Meeting at 6:30 pm. The meeting will take place at Woburn City Hall Council Chambers located at 10 Common Street. 

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Do you have any concerns regarding the City of Woburn? Maybe it is the amount of traffic in a certain area, or the lack of parking in another? The Woburn Redevelopment Authority (WRA) wants to hear your concerns. 

Woburn Redevelopment Authority Public Hearing

From date: 
Thu, 01/02/2014 - 6:00pm

On Thursday January 2, 2014 the Woburn Redevelopment Authority will host a formal public hearing regarding the Community Development Strategy. In the first meeting, ideas featured included more aid for owners of housing, more senior housing in the downtown area, more parking in the downtown area, the Magazine Hill area at the North end of Woburn Center, traffic in the Four Corners area, and adding traffic solutions on an overall basis.

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Day of event update: If you haven't had a chance to buy your Holiday House Tour ticket yet, fear not! You can still purchase tickets and join the fun. Simply go to one of the two "starting houses": Woburn Masonic Hall, 17 Arlington Rd., or The Tidd Home, 74 Elm St., and you can buy your tickets there. These are also the locations to go for your tour book if you've already purchased tickets.

On Sunday December 8, the Woburn Holiday House Tour will be taking place from 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm. We will have 5 well decorated and festive homes on the tour this year. The house tour is a great way to meet other members within the Woburn community by visiting parts of the city you may not see otherwise. There will be treats, crafts, carolers, and lots of holiday spirit!

Tickets are limited, but still available for purchase either at the Woburn Public Library located at 45 Pleasant Street or Malvy's located at 327 Main Street. You also have the option to purchase your tickets online here. Ticket prices are $25 per person or buy 4 get one free! Be sure to purchase your tickets today. You do not want to miss out on this beloved event!

All proceeds from this beloved event go towards Social Capital Inc, a 501 c3, nonprofit organization connecting citizens to strengthen communities in 12 Massachusetts cities and towns, including SCI Woburn. For more information, please contact Brittany Murphy at or call 781-935-2244.