Municipal Center
29 Depot Street
Douglas, MA 01516

508-476-4000

ONLINE PAYMENTS

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday:
8:30 AM-1:00 PM
1:30 PM-4:00 PM

Tuesdays: Open Until 6:00 PM

Summer Hours for Administration & Community Development
Open until 5:00 PM - Mon., Wed. & Thur.
Closed on Friday

State and Federal Holidays and 1/2 Day Christmas Eve: CLOSED

Check Individual Department Pages as Hours May Be Different.

Veterans Services
Carl Bradshaw
Uxbridge Town Hall
21 Main St.
Uxbridge, MA 01569
508-278-8600
ext. 2037 or ext. 2017


MA Congressional Delegation

TELEPHONE DIRECTORY

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

STATEMENT REGARDING CEDAR STREET

Please disregard any private signs in the vicinity of Cedar Street indicating that the street is (or will be) closed.  This matter was recently in litigation. The court recently ruled that Cedar Street is a public way and therefore will remain open for public travel.  Anyone having questions or concerns regarding this matter should contact the Board of Selectmen’s Office.  Thank you.

News and Announcements

VOLUNTEERS - Martin Road Park

Fourteen volunteers from The River Church and the Children's Haven, both based in Douglas, scraped and painted the dugouts at Martin Road Park.  The youth volunteers worked tirelessley for 2 days on this project. Click here for pictures.

MARTIN ROAD PLAYGROUND

With funds budgeted for the Martin Road Playground, the Highway Department spread 100 yards of much needed mulch.

Martin Road Playground - Picture 1

Martin Road Playground - Picture 2

BOARD / COMMITTEE OPENINGS

The following appointed bards / committees have opening:

• Building & Facilities Construction Committee (2)
• Cable Advisory Committee
• Capital Improvement Committee (2 At-Large)
• Conservation Commission (3)
• Cultural Council (Local)
• Finance Committee (2)
• Octoberfest Committee
• Personnel Board (2)
• Planning Board – Associate Member


Please see “Openings - Boards / Committee” on the Selectmen’s Page.

INVITATION FOR BIDS - Two (2) Semi-marked Patrol Vehicles

Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 30B, the Town of Douglas invites vendors to offer bids for two (2), new Semi-marked Patrol Vehicles, as specified in the documents below.

The deadline to receive bids is no later than 2:00 PM on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at the office of the Town Administrator, 29 Depot Street, Douglas, MA 01516. 

Invitation to Bid

Police Cruisers Purchase Description

Blank Form Contract

TWO SEMI-MARKED POLICE PATROL VEHICLES - Amendment # 1

OPENING - LIBRARY PAGE

The Simon Fairfield Library is seeking to hire a Library Page.  The deadline to submit applications and resumes is Friday, October 13, 2018.  Click here for more information.

MA COMMUNITY ELECTRICITY AGGREGATION PROGRAM - 2017 UPDATE

The original 2-year supply contact has been renewed for a 3-year term with Public Power. The new electric rate is fixed at $0.10122 per kilowatt hour (kWh) from January 2018 to January 2021. This compares favorably with the Basic Service rate for National Grid from November 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018 which will be $0.12673 per kWh.  Click here for complete updated information, and here for Massachusetts Electricity Aggregation Program Update Video.

For questions or concerns about the CEA program, or if you would like to opt out of or leave the program, please contact Public Power, LLC at (800) 830-2944, or email them at customercare@ppandu.com.

Visit http://www.masscea.com for additional information about the Community Electricity Aggregation program.”

Municipal officials emphasize that no one affiliated with the program will call, email or knock on residents’ doors asking them to enroll or re-enroll. 

TRANSFER STATION PERMITS AVAILABLE

See the Board Of Health page for more information.

Meeting Calendar & Agendas

Meeting Minutes

Meeting Videos

Upcoming Meetings

Wednesday, August 15
7:00 PM, Building & Facility Const. Com.
7:00 PM, School Committee

Thursday, August 16
6:00 PM, BVT School Committee

Monday, August 20
7:00 PM, Conservation Commission
7:00 PM, Octoberfest Comm.

Tuesday, August 21
7:00 PM, Board of Selectmen
7:00 PM, Cemetery Commission

Tuesday, August 28
7:00 PM, Cemetery Commission
7:00 PM, Library Board of Trustees

Monday, September 3
07:00 AM, TOWN HALL CLOSED

Tuesday, September 4
7:00 PM, Board of Selectmen
7:00 PM, Water/Sewer Com.

Thursday, September 6
6:00 PM, Board of Assessors
7:00 PM, Economic Dev. Com.

Meetings crossed out were previously scheduled and have since been cancelled