Friday, January 18, 2013
Official city website features downloadable files for residents.
Friday, January 18
Interested in the inner workings of City Hall? Did you know you can download meeting minutes, budgets and other documents directly from the city website? From the City Clerk's office: Minutes from July 1, 2012 to present for all City Council Committee meetings, License Commission meetings and Board of Appeals meetings are now posted under “Minutes/Agendas” on the city’s website. You will also find City Council meeting minutes from July 1, 2006 to present and Traffic Commission meeting minutes from April 1, 2005 to present posted on the website. The pages will be updated as new meeting minutes become available. The link to the page on the city’s website is found at http://www.cityofwoburn.com/archive.aspx WOBURN PATCH: Facebook | Twitter…
Monday, July 9, 2012
You asked about the city's highest-paid public employees and Patch answers.
The city's annual Top 200 list of highest-paid public employees was recently released by the Human Resources department at City Hall. According to the document, which was presented to the City Council, most of the highest-paid employees are police officers, with firefighters second. Public schools, City Hall, Department of Public Works and Retirement round out the list. Gross salary, as listed above, includes an employee's base salary, plus any bonuses, overtime or paid incentives he or she might be entitled to through contracts. For a detailed explanation, records are available at City Hall. Investigations into the shootings of Officer John "Jack" Maguire and Officer Bob DeNapoli are included in the WPD gross salaries. A percentage …
Wednesday, June 8, 2011
City Hall released a statement regarding the discolored water Wednesday morning.
Wednesday, June 8, 2011
The following text is a statement from City Hall regarding discolored water in Woburn. Due to the increase in water demand, some sections of the city have experienced some unanticipated water discoloration problems. The water department is working to alleviate and minimize the disturbance in the reported areas. The DPW appreciates the residents’ cooperation and patience at this time. If you experience discoloration, please submit a Water Complaint Form by logging on to http://www.cityofwoburn.com/forms.aspx?FID=84 to report the problem or call 781-897-5945. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused you.
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
A view of City Hall.
On a bright sunny afternoon, City Hall is picturesque from this point near the Federal Street Post Office.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Shop at Whole Foods today and help the YMCA.
"Five Things You Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. Let us know what you think of the feature in the comments section. Today is Wednesday, March 23. Here are five things you need to know: To find out what is going on today in Woburn, check out our events listings.
Monday, March 21, 2011
Exercise boot camp starts outside today.
"Five Things You Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. Let us know what you think of the feature in the comments section. Today is Monday, March 21. Here are five things you need to know: To find out what is going on today in Woburn, check out our events listings.
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
City Council committee met Monday to preview agenda items for tonight's session.
City Council committee met last night to preview several agenda items for tonight's meeting, which will be held in the board's chambers at City Hall at 7:30 p.m. Here's five things that will be on tap tonight: 1) Money transfer for ADA compliance Last night's discussion of the $40,000 transfer between a Hurld School boiler account and an Americans with Disabilities (ADA) compliance account was heated, but expect discussion to go smoother tonight. Aldermen Ray Drapeau, Richard Gately and Rosa DiTucci questioned the transfer. Drapeau focused Monday on why the School Department felt that the money could be moved out of the Hurld boiler account. "I want to ask you a question, what if you wake up on a nice cold winter day and it’s 10 degrees…