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election-resultsSpecial Election

Purpose: To fill the remainder of an unexpired 3 yr term on the Board of Selectmen.
Date: November 8th, 2016
Time: 6am-8pm
Location: Dover Town House


recycle-mattressFall Shredder/Bulk Recycle Day for Dover Residents

The Dover Recycling Committee is offering FREE recycling for specialized items on Wednesday, Oct 19, Saturday Oct. 22 and on Sunday Oct. 23 at the Dover Transfer Station on Powissett Street in Dover.
* Mattress and Box Springs will be accepted 9AM-3PM on Oct. 19th, Oct. 22nd and  Oct. 23rd  (Wednesday, Saturday. and Sunday).
* Personal/sensitive documents shredding will occur on Saturday, Oct. 22nd from 9AM-12PM.  Residents may bring up to 5 boxes of personal/sensitive documents to be shredded on site by an industrial-grade document shredding truck. This FREE service is being provided to the community through the generosity and support of Dover Country Properties.
*Bicycles will be accepted for refurbishment and reuse by the charity Bikes Not Bombs, 9AM-3PM on Saturday Oct. 22nd.
*Automobile tires will be accepted 9AM-3PM Saturday, Oct 22nd. This Free service is being provided to the community through the generosity and support of Dover Country Properties
*Large rigid plastic items such as children’s toys, outdoors play structures, racks, bins, lawn furniture etc. will be accepted 9AM-3PM, Saturday, Oct 22nd .   These large items are usually un-numbered and cannot be recycled in the # 1 -7 plastic food and drink container dumpsters.  This collection is a terrific opportunity to dispose and recycle these bulky plastic items.

MosquitoMosquitoes in our area have tested positive for West Nile Virus

Please take every precaution to prevent mosquito bites.  Dress in clothing that covers arms and legs when possible.  Use an EPA registered repellent with DEET.  Follow label instructions.  When used as directed, EPA registered insect repellents are proven safe and effective.  If you are also applying sunscreen, apply sunscreen first and insect repellent second.

PV-solar-panelSolar Photovoltaic Array at Hale Reservation

The Planning Board approved the Site Plan Review application contingent on Town Counsel’s review and approval of relevant legal documents regarding access and operations at their meeting on September 12. Approval by the Board of Selectmen of those access and operations agreements is still pending. See the Planning Board page for related documents.

dunkinProposed Dunkin Donuts at 14 Dedham Street

The Planning Board endorsed the site plan at its meeting of June 20, 2016. The complete decision as well as the final site plan and other related materials are posted here. An application for a building permit has been submitted is being reviewed.