Municipal Center
29 Depot Street
Douglas, MA 01516

508-476-4000

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

Tuesdays: Open Until 6:00 PM

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


Any changes of hours can be found in individual departments.



ONLINE PAYMENTS



MA Congressional Delegation

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 is currently in litigation.  Cedar Street will remain open for public travel.  Anyone having questions or concerns regarding this matter should contact the Board of Selectmen’s Office.  Thank you.

The Soldiers Monument, located at the Town Common, was dedicated in 1908 to the memory of Unknown Soldiers and Sailors that were lost during the American Revolution, The Civil War and the Spanish American War. The Town Monuments and Memorials Committee rededicated the 3 inch Griffin Rifles that flank the monument on Veterans Day in 2014 with funding from a matching MA Department of Veterans Services grant. For more information see the Veteran Directors FY14 Annual Report.

News and Announcements

OPENING - ALTERNATE PLUMBING & GAS INSPECTOR

The Town of Douglas is seeking applications for the position of Alternate Plumbing & Gas Inspector.  This is an annaully appointed, stipend position. 

More Information or an Employee Applicaiton.

TOWN MEETING

Annual & Special Town Meeting
High School Auditorium, 33 Davis Street
Monday, May 2, 2016
7:00 PM

More Information 

INFORMATION INCLUDES: Town Meeting Warrants - Annual & SpecialFinance Committee Information Flyer, Catch Basin Cleaner Information, and Pumper / Rescue Information.

Strategic Budget Committee's April 26, 2016 Meeting Video and Slide Show information.

DOUGLAS ANNUAL REPORT - FY2015

The Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Report is now available on the Selectmen's Page.

Printed copies are available at the Municipal Center.

BUILDING COMMISSIONER JOB OPPORTUNITY
COMMUNITY ELECTRICITY AGGREGATION

For those residents on the Aggregation program, the new rates took effect January 4th, 2016 and will show up on the February National Grid invoice.  Check the “Supplier” section on the second page.  This is not a town program so if you have questions please contact Mass Clean Energy at 844-627-7232, email info@masscea.com or visit their website at masscea.com.

If you have not received an invoice, you should contact National Grid’s Customer Service at 888-322-3223.
 

STRATEGIC BUDGET COMMITTEE PRESENTATION

The Strategic Budget Committee's Five Year Forcact Presentation can be found on the Strategic Budget Committee's Home Page.

The Strategic Budget Committee's Recommendations can be found on the Strategic Budget Committe's Home Page also.

Presentation video at the Middle School Auditorium, September 29, 2015.

Presentation video during the Strategic Budget Committee, September 15, 2015.

TRANSFER STATION PERMITS AVAILABLE

See the Board Of Health page for more information.

CONSERVATION COMMISSION OPENINGS

There are currently THREE openings on the Conservation Commission.

Please see the Openings - Boards/Committees on the Board of Seletmen's Page for more information

BOARD / COMMITTEE OPENINGS

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

More information.

Meeting Calendar & Agendas

Meeting Minutes

Meeting Videos

Upcoming Meetings

Monday, May 2
6:30 PM, Board of Selectmen
6:30 PM, Finance Committee
7:00 PM, ANNUAL TOWN MEETING

Tuesday, May 3
7:00 PM, Board of Selectmen
7:00 PM, Conservation Commission
7:00 PM, Economic Dev. Com.
7:00 PM, Octoberfest
7:00 PM, Water/Sewer Com.

Wednesday, May 4
7:00 PM, School Committee
7:00 PM, Zoning Board of Appeals

Thursday, May 5
6:00 PM, Board of Assessors

Monday, May 9
7:00 PM, Cable Advisory Com.
7:00 PM, School Building Committee

Tuesday, May 10
7:00 PM, ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION

Wednesday, May 11
7:00 PM, Building & Facility Const. Com.
7:00 PM, Planning Board

Monday, May 16
6:00 PM, Council on Aging
7:00 PM, Conservation Commission

Tuesday, May 17
7:00 PM, Board of Selectmen
7:00 PM, Economic Dev. Com.

Wednesday, May 18
7:00 PM, Building & Facility Const. Com.
7:00 PM, School Committee

Thursday, May 19
7:00 PM, School Building Committee

Monday, May 23
6:00 PM, Board of Health

Tuesday, May 24
7:00 PM, Library Board of Trustees
7:00 PM, Planning Board

Meetings crossed out were previously scheduled and have since been cancelled