News Flash

Posted on: April 13, 2022

Can Reducing our Garbage Help our Climate?

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In a word, yes!

Greenhouse gases - which warm our atmosphere, make glaciers melt and contribute to extreme weather conditions - are reduced when we cut down on garbage by practicing the 3 R's - Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.

How so? Take soda cans for ...

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Chatham Recycles
Posted on: April 13, 2022

What about E-Waste?

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E-WASTE:  REUSING TRUMPS RECYCLING

When it comes to computers (as well as TV's and many other appliances) while recycling is always a better option than simply throwing it away, did you know that there is an even more environmentally-friendly way ...

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Chatham Recycles
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Tap Vs. Bottled

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TAP vs. BOTTLED.....AND THE WINNER IS!.......

Glug, glug, glug--that's the sound a ginormous number of us make as we sip bottled water in our cars, at the gym, behind our desks, etc.

The sound you DON'T hear is the thwack of 60 million bot...

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Chatham Recycles
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Why don't some people recycle?

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Why don't some people Recycle???

Survey answers & matching tips.

#1 Reason: Too difficult or inconvenient at home.

#2: I don't have enough to recycle.

#3: Too difficult or inconvenient at the Transfer Station.

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#1: Set up a...

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Chatham Recycles
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Water Bottle Refill Stations

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They're HEERE!!!

ChathamRecycles is happy, proud and grateful to report that the three Water Bottle Refill Stations approved by Chatham residents at the May, 2019 Annual Town Meeting - in spite of a myriad of delays including other scheduled town ...

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Chatham Recycles

News Flash

Posted on: March 16, 2022

Council on Aging - New Operating Hours

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Due to staff shortages, the Council on Aging's operating hours have been reduced. The COA will be open Tuesday through Thursday, 8 A.M. - 4 P.M., by appointment only.

Additional Info... Council on Aging - News
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Smoke Alarms - Public Service Announcements (PSAs)

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To promote smoke alarm awareness, the Department of Fire Services has developed a series of public service announcements. Working smoke alarms are among the most effective tools in preventing fire tragedies.

Watch the PSAs... Council on Aging - News

News Flash

Posted on: May 22, 2022

Drainage Construction Delay Update

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NEWS RELEASE

May 25, 2022

Contact: Robert Duncanson, Ph.D.

Director of Health & Natural Resources

(508) 945-5165; rduncanson@chatham-ma.gov

For Immediate Release

Drainage Construction Update

Chatham – Due to an unforeseen circumstance the Main Stre...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Outdoor Watering Ban Modified

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  - May 12, 2022 

Media Contacts: Dr. Robert Duncanson, Director of Health & Natural Resources 

508-945-5165 

rduncanson@chatham-ma.gov 

Outdoor Watering Ban Modified 

CHATHAM – On ...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Affordable Housing Trust Fund Purchase

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Chatham’s Affordable Housing Trust Fund Board of Trustees voted unanimously on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 to purchase a parcel of land on Meetinghouse Road in South Chatham from the Diocese of Fall River for $525,000 for the purpose of building Affor...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: March 31, 2022

Second COVID-19 Booster Dose for Residents 50 and Older and Immunocompromised Individuals

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Via the Massachusetts Department of Public Health

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT

Omar Cabrera

Omar.Cabrera@mass.gov

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Availability of Second COVID-19 Booster Dose for Residents 50 and Older and Immunocompromised Individuals

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Nauset Beach Oversand Vehicle Permits

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NEWS RELEASE 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 23, 2022 

Media Contact: Robert Duncanson, Ph.D., Director of Health & Natural Resources 

Town of Chatham (508) 945-5165 

rduncanson@chatham-ma.gov 

The Chat...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Chatham Retains AAA Bond Rating by Standard & Poor's Global

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The Town of Chatham AAA Bond Rating was reaffirmed by Standard & Poor’s on March 7, 2022 and with a “Stable” Outlook following a ratings review call with Town Manager Jill R. Goldsmith, Finance Director Alix Heilala, S&am...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Department of Public Health - Updated Face Covering Advisory

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The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Department of Public Health updates their face covering advisory.

View the Update... Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: September 27, 2021

Sign up for Smart911 to Receive Notifications During Emergencies

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In an effort to provide reliable and effective communication to residences, the Town of Chatham has implemented Smart911, as our emergency notification provider.

Smart911 is a high speed notification system designed to make calls, emails, and SMS text noti...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Recreational Shellfish - Outreach Survey

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Calling all Shellfish Recreational Permit Holders! Please consider participating in this survey. The results will help us better understand and serve our recreational harvesters.

Take the Survey... Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: November 4, 2021

PK Valuation Group Assisting Town with Inspections of all Properties

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Nancy Finch and Tim Kinski of the PK Valuation Group will be assisting the Town of Chatham with the inspections of all commercial and residential properties for Fiscal Year 2023. They will be measuring structures on various properties and verifying data w...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Town of Chatham News & Updates

News Flash

Posted on: August 6, 2021

The Mainsheet 5/27/22

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The name of our e-newsletter, selected from submissions by our community, reflects Chatham’s maritime history, is reminiscent of the front page of a newspaper, and it is a fun play on Main Street, where you go to be part of all that is happening in Town!

View the Mainsheet... Town Spotlight
Posted on: February 23, 2021

Welcome Video from Town Manager Jill R. Goldsmith

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Chatham Town Manager Jill Goldsmith welcomes the public to the new website and introduces town departments and services.

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Town Spotlight