Municipal Center
29 Depot Street
Douglas, MA 01516


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

Tuesdays: Open Until 6:00 PM

Board of Selectmen and Community Development ONLY:
Friday: 8:30 AM to NOON

State and Federal Holidays: CLOSED

See Board of Health Page for Hour Changes

Any changes of hours can be found in individual departments.

Online Payment

Construction of the New Douglas Elementary School has begun. The new school will open for students in September, 2013. Please see the School Building Committee web page or photo gallery for more information.

News and Announcements

Town Meeting Information

Annual / Special Town Meeting

Monday, May 5, 2014

7:00 PM - Highschool Auditorium

Finance Committee Flyer (hard copy in the mail)

Pothole Reporting

Please call the Highway Department at:


Transfer Station Attendant Opening

The Board of Health is currently accepting applications for an Attendant at the Transfer Station.

Deadline for receiving applications is Friday, March 7, 2014.

For more information see the BOH Employment Opportunities page.

Town Nurse Opening

The Board of Health is currently accepting applications for the Town Nurse position.

Deadline for submitting applications is Friday, March 7, 2014

For more information go to the BOH Employment Opportunities page.

Open Burning

Permits on Sale at at the Fire Department and Town Clerk's Office starting

Wednesday, January 15, 2014.

Transfer Station Stickers Available

Monday - March 3, 2014,

at the Board of Health Office

for the period of

March 1, 2014 to September 1, 2014. 

The cost is $110 or $55.00 for anyone 65 or older.  Vehicle registration is required.

For more information please call the Board of Health at 508-476-4000 Ext. 352.


New Board of Health Office Hours

Effective July 1, 2013

Mondays, Wednesdays, Thusrdays: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Tuesdays: 12:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Conservation Commission Openings

There are 2 (two) openings on the Conservation Commission. 

Go to the Selectmen's page for more information.

Board / Committee Openings

Want to give back to your communtiy or become more involved?

More information.

Agendas & Meeting Minutes

Meeting videos

Upcoming Meetings

Monday, April 28
09:00 AM, Historical Com.
6:00 PM, Board of Health
6:15 PM, Council on Aging
7:00 PM, Octoberfest Comm.
7:30 PM, Cable Advisory Com.

Thursday, May 1
09:00 AM, Historical Com.
6:00 PM, Board of Assessors
7:00 PM, School Building Committee

Monday, May 5
6:30 PM, Board of Selectmen
6:30 PM, Finance Committee

Tuesday, May 6
7:00 PM, Board of Selectmen
7:00 PM, Conservation Commission
7:00 PM, School Committee
7:00 PM, Water/Sewer Com.

Wednesday, May 7
7:00 PM, School Committee
7:00 PM, Superintendent Search Sub-Committee
7:00 PM, Zoning Board of Appeals

Thursday, May 8
7:00 PM, Old Grammar School Disp. Committee

Monday, May 12
7:00 PM, Cable Advisory Com.
7:00 PM, Economic Dev. Com.

Tuesday, May 13

Wednesday, May 14
4:45 PM, School Com. Negotiations Sub-Com.
7:00 PM, Planning Board

Thursday, May 15
7:00 PM, School Building Committee

Monday, May 19
7:00 PM, Conservation Commission

Meetings crossed out were previously scheduled and have since been cancelled

Full meeting calendar