Ashby Senior Scoop for September, 2021
The Friends of the Ashby Playground will be holding a table at the Ashby Pumpkin Festival to make Scarecrows, which will be displayed at the town common. We are looking for donations of old long sleeve shirts, pants/overalls, hats and pillow cases. We are also asking around for mulched hay or straw for stuffing. If […]
The Department of Public Health is notifying Ashby residents of an incident involving a rabid cat and exposure to the cat on Frost Rd. If you, or someone you know, has been exposed to this cat, contact the Massachusetts Department of Public Health at 617-983-6800, or your health care provider for a risk assessment.
The Ashby Council on Aging is looking for volunteers: Website Developer with WordPress experience (new as of 6/12/2021) Sand Delivery Volunteer (new as of 10/21/2020) Meals on Wheels Delivery Drivers Check out the COA page for details. Reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org to join the team!
Here is the latest on Magic Meadow Farms: 6/29/2021 Final decision and recommendation from MassDEP dismissing Mr. Ethier’s appeals of the UAO and PAN 4/6/2021 MassDEP opposition to timeline extension requested by Mr. Ethier and motion to renew the pending motion to dismiss the appeal 3/26/2021 Request by Mr. Ethier for an extension to submit […]
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) announced yesterday that West Nile virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquitoes in Massachusetts for the first time this year. The presence of WNV was confirmed today by the Massachusetts State Public Health Laboratory in a mosquito sample collected on June 29 in the town of Medford in Middlesex County. […]
The Ashby Senior Citizen Property Tax Work-Off Program has been updated as of June 2021. If you are an Ashby senior citizen interested in reducing your property tax by up to $1000, check out the program details.
The Council on Aging will no longer hold office hours on Wednesdays. Meetings are by appointment only.
Ashby Town Hall will re-open to the public on Monday, June 7, 2021. On the honor system, we request those individuals not fully vaccinated against COVID to wear masks while in the building.