Category: Mayor


Auction of Fire Station 2 in North Woburn

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Mayor Galvin Update: Woburn Migrant /Refugee Crisis

September 19, 2023   RE: Woburn Migrant /Refugee Update   Approximately 1,000 migrant families have been entering the Commonwealth every month, resulting in Governor Healey’s declaration of a state of emergency. Unless there are changes at the Federal and State level, this is an unsustainable crisis that will continue to challenge the Commonwealth, the City … Continued

Mayor’s August PFAS Update Letter

The City of Woburn (the City) is committed to providing regular updates to our community about PFAS testing and providing high quality drinking water to our residents. The City conducts monthly testing for PFAS in its treated drinking water in accordance with all MassDEP requirements. Over the past nearly three years of testing, PFAS6 levels … Continued

State’s significant placement of Homeless Migrants in Woburn Hotels

The State’s Executive Office of Housing and Livable Communities (EOHLC) has recently placed 59 homeless migrant families in several hotels across Woburn using its authority under the State’s “Right to Shelter” law.  The State has also indicated its intention to establish an emergency family shelter in Woburn for as many as 100 families beginning as early … Continued

Qualifying Residents Invited to Apply for Higher Ed Scholarships Sponsored by Waste Management

  Qualifying Residents Invited to Apply for Higher Ed Scholarships Sponsored by Waste Management — Deadline is July 31, 2023 Mayor Scott Galvin invites qualifying residents to apply for higher education scholarships sponsored in conjunction with Waste Management, trash hauler serving the City of Woburn for more than 15 years. Three, $1,000 scholarships are being … Continued

Mayor Submits 5 year capital plan

June 1, 2023   Michael Concannon, City Council President Members of Woburn City Council   I am pleased to submit the 5 Year Capital Improvement Plan (FY 2024-FY 2028) to the City Council, which provides important measured community investments in our drinking water, infrastructure, buildings, equipment, sustainability, recreation, public safety and schools. (CLICK HERE for … Continued

Mayor submits FY 24 Budget to City Council Budget – Committee hearings scheduled for 6/1, 6/5 & 6/7 starting at 6:00 pm. Final hearing 6/12 at 7:00 pm. Contact City Clerk or online calendar for further details and updates

Michael Concannon, President Members of the City Council Re:       FY 2024 Budget (Click here for full Budget)   Dear President Concannon and Honorable Members of the City Council: I am pleased to present the FY 2024 budget to the Woburn City Council for review and approval. The General Fund budget will increase 4.57% to $163,142,750 … Continued