City of Woburn

woburn city hallThe Woburn Zoning Code has been updated through April 1st, 2009 and posted on the City of Woburn's website. Paper copies of the updated code are on order and will soon be available in the Office of the City Clerk for $15 per copy over the counter. For more information, or to access these files in PDF format on the web, please visit the City's website here

The City of Woburn is starting its first Annual Community Yard Sale on Saturday May 2nd from 9:00am to 2:00pm.  A map of the different location will be available at City Hall / Recreation Department for people to pick up free of charge for those who are interested.  Volunteers are needed once again to help with making this event successful.  Volunteers are needed from 8:00 am - 10:00 am and will be stationed at the city hall parking lot located across from the Public Library.  If you are inter

Come and help celebrate Red Cross Month by dontaing blood! There will be a community blood drive,from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, at Moose Hall, located at 4 Federal street here in Woburn.  If you want to make an appointment please call 1800-give life or go to their website(www.givelife.org)

During National Volunteer (4/19-4/25), SCI and the City of Woburn will be honoring Woburn community volunteers for all the hard work they do to make Woburn a great place to live and work.  A reception for volunteers at City Hall is a highlight of the week's activities.  If you are an active volunteer or a involved with a community group that would like to have your volunteers invited to the event, please contact Rick Miles, 781-935-2244, or at rmiles@

christmas heartOn Saturday, Dec 20th, there will be a Fundraiser to benefit Morgan Cronin, a 5 year old who is fighting leukemia.  There will be a Family Fun Afternoon from 1:00-3:00 pm (Treats, games, crafts, a visit with Santa,  etc.)  Adults $25, children under 12 are free.  The evening event from  7:00-11:00pm will include a buffet dinner, dancing, raffle, silent auction,  etc.  Cost is $25 per adult.   Kids 12 and under free.  Attending both events?  One ticket provides admission to both  events.  Both events will be held at the Sons of Italy, at 168 Lexington Street,  in Woburn.

The Farrell Home at the HolidaysSocial Capital Inc. would like to extend thanks to all of our sponsors who helped make this year's Holiday House Tour a most enjoyable event as well as a rousing success for SCI.  Thanks go to our sponsors Reading Co-operative Bank, Franson Family Chiropractic, Prudential Preferred Realty,  Window Film Depot, the Woburn Police Patrolmen's Union, the Woburn Police Superior Officer's Union and Gerry Kehoe Photography. 

We would also like to thank those who gave in-kind donations such as media support, services, and prizes for the raffle:  Artistic Touch by Gina, Batteries Plus, the Boston Globe Foundation, Daily times Chronicle, Design Solution Group, Elane's Doll Co., Fairways at Woburn Country Club, Fantasy Hair Designs, Gerry Kehoe Photography, Given Erwin Florists, Heimlich Nursery, Holiday Inn Select, Impress Graphics, Malvy's Florists, McCue Garden Center, O'Malley's Floral Expression, Russell Farms, Spa Elena, Starbucks Coffee Co.,  Tasher Studios, the Woburn Advocate, and The Corporate Daisy.

woburn city hallThe Woburn Redevelopment Authority(WRA) will be holding a public meeting on Thursday December 11th from 7PM to 9PM at the WRA office at 371 Main Street, in Woburn Square, to review and update the City of Woburn's Community Development Strategy.  The current CD Strategy can be downloaded from the City of Woburn website here.  Just click on the folder for WRA Downloads. The CD Strategy serves to summarize the City's current planning documents, describe the City's community development goals and present a list of prioritized projects and activities designed to meet these goals. The CD Strategy also identifies geographical areas that will be the focus of the City's development efforts.  Any person or organization who wishes to comment on the CD Strategy will be afforded an opportunity to be heard. This is an excellent chance to get involved in our community by taking an active role in shaping it's future progress.