The Melrose Minute

Featuring News You Can Use
The Melrose Minute

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1 - Snow OperationsDPW Deputy Director Jim Troup share an insider's perspective on the City's snow operations.The Melrose Minute
2 - Primary ElectionCity Clerk Kristin Foote shares information about the upcoming Presidential Primary ElectionThe Melrose Minute
3 - Talking TrashMayor Grigoraitis and DPW talk trash (about the City's new trash & recycling collection program).The Melrose Minute
4 - Road ProgramEngineer Vonnie Reis and Mayor Jen discuss the City's Road Program (a million-dollar operation).The Melrose Minute
5 - FY25 Budget Process

Assistant City Auditor Kerri Golden explains the FY25 budget process.

The Melrose Minute
6 - City News & AlertsOutgoing Communications Manager Lily Martin shares the ways to stay informed with your City.The Melrose Minute
7 - MPS FY25 Budget ProcessInterim Superintendent of Melrose Public Schools John Macero discusses the FY25 Budget Process.The Melrose Minute
8 - Summer 2024 Recreation ProgramsRecreation Director Frank Olivieri and Mayor Jen discuss how you can get out and play this summer with the Recreation Department.The Melrose Minute
9 - Public Safety Buildings ProjectCity Planner Denise Gaffey discusses the progress of the Public Safety Buildings Project, including potential timelines and the recruitment of a project manager.The Melrose Minute
10 - City Bond ProgramTreasurer/Collector Kathryn Armata discusses the City's Bond Program, providing insights into its purpose (including financing essential infrastructure projects), mechanisms, and significance for Melrose residents.The Melrose Minute
11 - KLG's 2024 Recycling & Sustainability DayState Representative Kate Lipper-Garabedian shares key details about her 3rd Annual Recycling & Sustainability Day for the City of Melrose.AIR DATE: Friday, April 19