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

Administration and Community Development Only
Fridays: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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

COMMUNITY ELECTRICITY AGGREGATION PROGRAM - NEW RATE

September 20, 2018 - Dear Residents,

As the result of a negotiated resolution of a contract claim by Public Power, LLC, the electric supplier for the Community Electricity Aggregation Program, the price paid by participants in the Program for electric supply will increase from 10.122 cents per kWh to 10.430 cents per kWh effective with meter reads after September 15, 2018. This new price will remain fixed through the remainder of the term of the Electric Services Agreement, ending January 2021.

Further Information:  Please go to your community’s dedicated webpage at MASSCEA.com/douglas for a rate comparison chart and information about the program. If you have any questions regarding the price increase or your options, please call 844-MASSCEA (627-7232).

Community Electricity Aggregation Program Rate Increase Letter to Residents

EAGLE SCOUT PROJECTS PAGE

See Eagle Scout projects that benifit the town can be found on the Selectmen's page.  

TOWN HALL HIGHLIGHTS AVAILABLE

Town Administrator Matthew J. Wojcik's contributions to The Yankee Xpress can be found on the Administration Page.

DOUGLAS SAFETY EXCHANGE ZONE

The Town of Douglas has created a Safety Exchange Zone in front of the Police Station. These 2 reserved parking spots will enable people to meet for property exchanges without the fear of being robbed or assaulted. The area will be monitored 24 hours a day by the Police Department and all activity in the parking lot will be video recorded. Special thanks to John and Adam Furno for erecting the signs and painting the parking spots.

ROAD WORK - Paving and Reclamation

Paving and Reclamation will begin on September 10, 2018 for a section of NorthWest Main St from Wallis St to Douglas Hill Way and also a section of Wallum Lake Road from SouthWest Main St to Wallum Lake State Park.  Construction should last approx. 4 weeks.  While under construction it will be open to local traffic.  Please be patient as we improve your roads. 
Thank You

INVITATION TO BID - FY 2019 #2 Heating Fuel Supply

Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 30B, the Town of Douglas invites vendors to offer bids for the supply of #2 heating fuel to the Douglas Municipal Center and Douglas Middle School for Fiscal Year 2019, as specified in the documents available below. Sealed bids (Three (3) hard copies) are due no later than 2:00 PM on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at the office of the Town Administrator, 29 Depot Street, Douglas, MA 01516.

Invitation to Bid

Attachment A - Written Purchase Description

Attachment B - Blank Contract

INVITATION TO BID - Brush Chipper / Towable Trailer

Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 30B, the Town of Douglas invites vendors to offer bids for one (1), new brush chipper / towable trailer.  Sealed bids are due no later than 2:00 PM on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at the office of the Town Administrator, 29 Depot Street, Douglas, MA 01516.

Invitation for Bids

Attachment A - Written Purchase Description

Attachment B - Blank Contract

Amendment #1

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.

Meeting Calendar & Agendas

Meeting Minutes

Meeting Videos

Upcoming Meetings

Monday, September 24
6:00 PM, Board of Health
7:00 PM, Cable Advisory Com.

Tuesday, September 25
7:00 PM, Finance Committee
7:00 PM, Library Board of Trustees
7:00 PM, Octoberfest Comm.
7:00 PM, Planning Board

Wednesday, September 26
7:00 PM, Cemetery Commission

Monday, October 1
6:00 PM, Cultural Council
7:00 PM, Conservation Commission

Tuesday, October 2
7:00 PM, Board of Selectmen
7:00 PM, Octoberfest Comm.
7:00 PM, Water/Sewer Com.

Thursday, October 4
6:00 PM, Board of Assessors
7:00 PM, Economic Dev. Com.

Saturday, October 6
6:00 PM, BVT School Committee

Monday, October 8
07:00 AM, TOWN HALL CLOSED

Tuesday, October 9
7:00 PM, Finance Committee
7:00 PM, Planning Board

Wednesday, October 10
7:00 PM, Zoning Board of Appeals

Monday, October 15
7:00 PM, Conservation Commission

Tuesday, October 16
7:00 PM, Board of Selectmen

Wednesday, October 17
7:00 PM, Building & Facility Const. Com.

Meetings crossed out were previously scheduled and have since been cancelled