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Interested in Running for Local Office?

Nomination papers for the November 2, 2021 City Election will be available in the Election Office starting Monday, May 3. ... more ››

Detour Advisory

Sunday May 2nd Traffic Advisory

Please be advised Lynn Fells Parkway will be closed to traffic from Tremont St. to Melrose St. from 4 PM – 6 PM on Sunday 5/2 for Melrose... more ››

Melrose Police Department Reminds Solicitors Not to go Door-to-Door as Pandemic Emergency Remains Ongoing

MELROSE-- The Melrose Police Department wishes to remind solicitors that they should not be going door-to-door in town given the ongoing... more ››

Water Main Break Lynn Fells Parkway & Tremont Street

The City of Melrose, in conjunction with the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority is addressing a MWRA water main break near the... more ››

Q4 Real Estate & Property Taxes

City of Melrose Property and Business Owners Fiscal 2021 4th Quarter Real Estate and Personal Property Taxes are due!  Final day for... more ››


MWRA Maintenance Work May Cause Discolored Water & Lower Pressure in Parts of Melrose

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority: 

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City of Melrose Introduces Innovative Electric Vehicle Charger Program

MELROSE, MA—As a kickoff to Earth Week, the City of Melrose cut the ribbon on two of 16 pole-mounted electric vehicle (EV) chargers set to... more ››

Melrose Shared Streets

Mayor Brodeur Announces Return of Slow Streets

MELROSE, MA--Mayor Paul Brodeur announced that the Melrose Slow Streets initiative and application is now open, and materials distribution... more ››

Information Regarding Vaccines

UPDATE FROM MA DPH (4/15/21) Recommendations For the Public

pandemic experiences

Melrose Historical Commission and Melrose Public Library Collect Pandemic Stories

The buzzword of the last year has been “unprecedented.” The last year has also been historic. Each of us has endured a once-in-a-generation... more ››

Earth Week

Mayor Brodeur Announces Earth Week Celebration

MELROSE, MA—In celebration of 10 years as a Green Community, Mayor Paul... more ››

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Free History Book for Members of Melrose Council on Aging Milano Center

MELROSE, MA—Thanks to the Teachable Moments Grant awarded by Mystic Valley Elder Services, the Melrose Council on Aging Milano Center is... more ››

MCP #100for100

Mayor Brodeur issues a challenge of 100 for 100% to increase the number of participants enrolled in the Melrose Community Power’s 100% renewable energy option by 100

MELROSE, MA--Mayor Brodeur has set a goal to increase the number of participants in the 100% renewable energy option through the City’s... more ››

Open Enrollment for Employees & Retirees: April 07, 2021 - May 05, 2021

Open enrollment runs from April 7 - May 5, 2021

Little girl wearing a mask and holding a teddy bear also wearing a mask. Text reads: Covid Cases Rising Across MA #MaskUpMelrose

Mayor Brodeur, Health Director, and Representative Urge Residents to Remain Vigilant in the Face of COVID Case Increase

MELROSE, MA—Even as more residents become vaccinated, Melrose is seeing an increase in COVID-19 cases in step with the rest of... more ››

Rec Department Info

Melrose Recreation Department Opens Spring Registration

MELROSE, MA—The Melrose Recreation Department announced that registration for the spring is officially open.

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Consumer Alert – Electricity Supply Offers

MELROSE, MA—In recent weeks, there has been an uptick in predatory marketing calls and direct mail from electricity suppliers regarding... more ››

Celebrate Arbor Day, Plant a Tree in Melrose

Would You Like to See More Trees in Melrose?

MELROSE, MA—My office is pleased to collaborate with Keep Melrose Beautiful and the Melrose High Environmental Club, who are bringing the... more ››

Melrose Outdoor Performance Spaces Survey

Mayor Brodeur Launches Outdoor Performance Spaces Survey

MELROSE--The COVID-19 pandemic has caused us to reimagine how we gather, and unfortunately in some cases to cancel events in the interest... more ››

Affordable Rental Opportunities at 419-429 Main Street

Application Deadline: April 30, 2021 at 5:00PM