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City of Melrose Launches Pop-Up Pilot Project to Support Local Businesses

MELROSE, MA—The City of Melrose announced today it has launched a pilot program to fill vacant storefronts with small retailers, artists,... more ››

Get Vaccinated at Summer Stroll!

Melrose is proud to host the #TrustTheFacts VaxBus Friday, July 30 from 5 PM - 7 PM at 590 Main St. between Memorial Hall and the Fire... more ››

Library Renovation

City of Melrose to Hold Panel Discussion on Library Renovation Project

MELROSE, MA—The City of Melrose will hold a panel discussion and public forum at 7 PM on Wednesday, August 18 in the Learning Center at... more ››

Road Closure Map

ADVISORY: Summer Stroll Friday, July 30

Traffic AdvisoryOn Friday, July 30, the following streets will be closed from 3 PM to 10 PM:

Melrose Library Trustees Give $2M Toward Renovation

$2M More Toward Renovation Gifted by Library Trustees

MELROSE, MA—Through a unanimous vote Wednesday evening, the Melrose Board of Library Trustees will commit $2,000,000 toward renovating the... more ››

Protect Yourself Against Mosquito-Borne Diseases

MELROSE, MA—With a string of rainy days on the horizon, the Melrose Department of Health reminds residents to remain vigilant against... more ››

Meeting Notice: City of Melrose Lower Main Street Pilot

The City of Melrose is pleased to announce a pilot program to improve vehicle, pedestrian, and bicycle safety. The intent of the project is... more ››

Melrose Public Library

Melrose Awarded Over $8 Million for Library Renovation

The Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC) announced... more ››


Calendar correction: In observance of Independence Day, trash and recycling pickup will be delayed one day during the week of July 5-10.... more ››

Splash Bash Info

Splash Bash From 1PM - 2 PM Today and Tomorrow!

Need a fun way to cool off with the kids today? On Tuesday 6/29 and Wednesday 6/30 at 1 PM, the Melrose Fire Department will open the fire... more ››

Shave The Peak

Mayor Brodeur Encourages Residents to Curb Energy Use During Heat Wave

MELROSE, MA—As Massachusetts enters its second heat wave of 2021, the City of Melrose urges residents to keep themselves safe, and do what... more ››

ISD Closed

Inspectional Services Department Closed Tuesday and Wednesday AM

The Office of Inspectional Services will be closed 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM on Tuesday 6/29 and Wednesday 6/30 for a department training.Any... more ››

Heat Advisory Map

HEAT ADVISORY: Heat Wave Expected Until Thursday

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency has issued a Heat Advisory in effect from 3:30 AM this morning through 7 PM Wednesday, June 30th... more ››

Slow Streets

Slow Streets Returning to Melrose

MELROSE, MA—As early as Monday, temporary road safety materials and signs will be deployed on selected streets in Melrose in order to slow... more ››

Melrose Map

Last Chance to Lend Your Voice and Creativity to the Housing Production Plan Open House!

You can access the online open house for the Melrose Housing Production Plan at any time between now and Sunday, June 27.


Calendar correction: In observance of Independence Day, trash and recycling pickup will be delayed one day during the week of July 5-10.... more ››

Juneteenth Flyer

Mayor Brodeur Invites Residents to Attend Juneteenth Flag Raising

MELROSE, MA--On Wednesday, June 23 at 7 PM, the City of Melrose will host its first ever Juneteenth flag raising at the Melrose Public... more ››

FY22 Budget Passes

Mayor Brodeur’s Statement on Passage of the Fiscal Year 2022 Budget

After several weeks of Appropriations Committee hearings, last night the Melrose City Council unanimously voted to adopt my administration’... more ››

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Live Webinar for the Housing Production Plan, Tomorrow 6/16 at 7PM!

Join us tomorrow, June 16 from 7 to 8:30PM, for a live webinar on the City of Melrose’s Housing Production Plan.

Earth Machine Compost Bin

The City of Melrose Offers Discounted Earth Machine Compost Bins

MELROSE, MA—As in years past, the Melrose Department of Public Works is selling Earth Machine Compost bins, giving residents the... more ››