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Call for Photos - Lake Quannapowitt Photo Night at ACE with FOLQ

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Lake Quannapowitt Photo Night at ACE with FOLQ

Matted & Framed Photo Drop Off Announced!

Monday December 4th between 4pm and 8pm @ACE

Wakefield, Mass.—The Albion Cultural Exchange (ACE) and Friends of Lake Quannapowitt (FOLQ) are excited to announce a new working partnership, beginning with an art show celebrating Wakefield’s prize jewel, our beloved “Lake Q.” Together, ACE and FOLQ will host and sponsor a Lake Quannapowitt Photo Night in Downtown Wakefield on First Thursday December 7 at the ACE Center. The art show and reception will feature photography, paintings, and other mediums, that capture the magic of Lake Quannapowitt.

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Holiday Lights & Community Spirit Contest

(Wakefield) - The Town of Wakefield and the Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department (WMGLD) have joined together to promote energy conservation in the community by sponsoring a Holiday Lights & Community Spirit Contest. [Read More...]


Curbside Leaf & Yard Waste Collection

Saturday November 18, 2017

All bags/containers must be curbside by 7:00 AM.  All leaves and grass must be placed in biodegradable paper bags or barrels and all branches must be tied in bundles (no larger than 3 feet by 18 inches) and tied securely at both ends.  No plastic bags will be accepted.

Any branches larger than 3 ft in length and 18 inches in diameter WILL NOT be picked up.

Please call the Public Works office with any questions 781-246-6301 x4120.

Coyotes in Wakefield and Massachusetts

The following are common questions and answers about coyotes living in Massachusetts.

Q. Where do coyotes live?
A. Coyotes can be found in nearly every town/city in Massachusetts.

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Updated: WEEKEND(Not Weekdays)

Commuter Rail Service Suspended 9-23-17 to 12-2-17

Track Safety Repairs & Upgrades - Bus Shuttle Schedule Now Available


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Experience Wakefield

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Albion Arts Corridor 

Upcoming Events!

November 24, 2017


December 31, 2017

Wakefield Holiday Lights &

Community Spirit Contest

Friday December 1, 2017


Lighting of the Lights!

Downtown Wakefield - Upper Common

Saturday December 2, 2017

Wakefield Main Streets presents

Holiday Stroll

Friday & Saturday

December 1st & 2nd

Arts Collaborative of Wakefield Holiday Show

At the Albion Cultural Exchange

Saturday December 2, 2017

3pm to 7pm

Holiday Stroll - Downtown Wakefield
Thursday December 7, 2017

First Thursday Downtown

Lake Quannapowitt Photo Night at ACE  

Wednesday December 13, 2017

Community Meeting

Hurd School Future Options


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