ASHLAND'S COMMUNITY STATION

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Town Manager Forums in Preparation for 
Town Meeting will be held
at the BoS Meeting Room in Town Hall on
Thursday, November 13 at 7:00pm

Art in the Library

Upstairs Display Case

Holliston Mill Artists September 2 -- October 31, 2014

The artists from the Holliston Mill Arts Complex, 24 Water Street, Holliston, MA, will be showcasing their work for the next two months.  Art objects in the display case will varied in subject, media, and techniques, and will display the creativity of a unique collection of artists working in a neighboring town.

Upstairs Fireplace Lounge Area

The metal work of Ashland resident Neil Mansfield is in the fireplace lounge area and the main circulation area.  Also on extended loan: the weilded painted metal sculptures of Joe Carpineto are exhibited on both floors.

If you are a collector and would like to share your collection with the Library community by exhibiting all or part of it in the locked display case near the main circulation desk, please contact me at leftaris@gmail.com.  Leave a short message and a way to contact you and I will follow up on it.

Town of Ashland Water Ban

As of September 3, the Town of Ashland is under a stage 2 water ban. This means the following:  Outdoor watering is prohibited, Residential car or vehicle washing is prohibited, Automatic sprinkler use is prohibited, Operation of ornamental pools and fountains is prohibited,  Filling and topping off of swimming pools with water from the municipal system is prohibited.  This ban is in place until further notice.  Per chapter 270-9 of the town code, penalties for violating this ban are in the amount of $200 for each violation.

Current Food Pantry Needs 

baby food
diapers (sizes 3 & 6)
toothpaste
pancake mix/syrup
juice/juice boxes
mayo
crackers
cookies
non-peanut school snacks

For More Information, contact Cara Tirrell at ctirrell@ashlandmass.com. 
Drop Off During Our Hours:   M/W/Th 9 am to 1pm or drop off at post office, APD, AFD or Town Hall


Fall 2014 Annual Town Meeting Warrant Timetable

November 4, 2014 Warrant Posted 

November 18, 2014 Special Town Meeting

The Board of Selectman reserves the right to re-open the Warrant after October 15, 2014 to include new articles that address emergency or unanticipated needs and / or circumstances.

Ashland Lions Club Recycling

We are always looking for used Eye Glasses and Cell Phones!

Massachusetts Association for the Blind

Donate your old car to the Massachusetts Assoc. for the Blind.  They provide services and programs to blind and vision impaired of Massahusetts. Free tow and pick up. We will take your old car, boat, trailer, camper, motorcycle, jet ski and snowmobile.   Call today for details at 1-888-613-2777.  Contact -- Barbara Sciannameo at barbaras@mabcommunity.org.

Metro West Consumer Assistance Office

Need Help? The Consumer Assistance Office - Metro West provides free information,mediation or referrals to help resolve. Call 508-651-8812 or visit http://www.consumermetrowest.org

Communities for People

Intensive Foster Care Program - Make an impact. Open your mind. Open your heart. Open your home. Find out more about how to become a Foster Parent. CFP will provide the necessary training and ongoing support required to be a foster parent. The most rewarding yet challenging job of your life. 1-877-852-1271 www.c4p.org

Ashland Senior Center

Baked Goods at the Senior Center
Mondays -- Shaws and Whole Foods
Tuesdays -- Whole Foods
Wednesdays -- Framingham Bakery, Whole Foods

Property Tax Work off applications available at the Senior Center

This program allows participants to work off up to $750 in property taxes a year at a rate of $8.00/hr. Gross income may not exceed $40,000 for an individual, $55,000 for married filing jointly. New program begins January 2013. Applications now available at the Senior Center.



Annual Town Meeting May 7, 2014 from Ashland Cable on Vimeo.

Coverage of the Annual Spring Town Meeting on May 7, 2014, held at Ashland High School.


State House Connections April 18, 2014 from Ashland Cable on Vimeo.

State Representative Tom Sannicandro cooks up some tasty dishes with Congresswoman Katherine Clark.





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