This is to inform you that at the November 19, 2015 meeting, the Board of Selectmen unanimously voted to open and close the 2016 Annual Town Meeting Warrant as follows:
Warrant Opened: November 19, 2015
Warrant Closes: January 15, 2016
If you have any questions, please contact the Selectmen’s office.
The Board of Health wishes to inform the public that help is available for those experiencing the long term effects of Lyme Disease. More information.
The Board of Selectmen has asked the Long Range Planning Committee and the Planning Board to evaluate and investigate the benefits of the Town of Dover becoming a so-called designated Green Community pursuant to MGL Chapter 25A Section 10(c). The Long Range Planning Committee and the Planning Board have reviewed this matter in considerable depth and believe it has substantial merit, and should be pursued. For more information on these efforts and the advantages of becoming a Green Community, please follow this link.
The Board of Selectmen has authorized the closing of the Town House the day before Thanksgiving, Wednesday, November 25 at 2 PM. The Town House will reopen on Friday, November 27 for regular business hours.
At their November 19, 2015 meeting, the Board of Selectmen authorized the closing of the Town House at noon on Thursday, December 24, 2015 for Christmas Eve and on Thursday, December 31, 2015 for New Year’s Eve. As you know from the approved holiday calendar, the Town House is closed all day Friday, December 25, 2015 for the Christmas holiday and Friday, January 1, 2016 for the New Year’s Day holiday. The Town House will reopen on Monday, December 28, 2015 and Monday, January 4, 2016.
The Town has received a proposal from local business owners to operate a Dunkin Donuts franchise in the space most recently occupied by Taffy Café. At its meeting of June 1, 2015, the Planning Board voted to require a full site plan review of the proposal. The full site plan review began Monday, June 15, at which time the Planning Board asked for a complete site plan. The site plan has not yet been submitted. Once a site plan has been submitted, the date of the meeting at which it will be discussed will be posted here. The franchise is currently in discussions with the Board of Health and will be on their agenda this Fall. (updated 10/15/15). Information about this proposal is posted here.