News

Affordable Housing Units Available at Tarrant Lane Apartment Community

The application deadline for their Affordable Housing Lottery is February 5, 2024.

New Recycling Options at Town Hall; Nahant Street Site Closes for the Season Dec. 9

The Nahant Street site closes for the season on Dec. 9.

Are you looking to get more involved in Wakefield? Apply to join the Permanent Building Committee

The application deadline is December 20, 2023.

December Flu Clinics

Are you looking for a quick, convenient way to get your flu shot before the holidays?

Make a Nomination for the 2024 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. & Coretta Scott King Service Awards

The submission deadline is December 15, 2023.

Soldiers and Sailors Monument Restoration Underway

Over the next year, the monument will be cleaned and repaired to restore it back to its original condition.

Upcoming Holiday Events

The next few weeks will be full of community celebrations as we gear up for the holidays.

Do You Need Support?

Local resources are available to fit your unique situation.

Wakefield Veterans Advisory Board to Host Wreath Laying Ceremony at Forest Glade

This year's ceremony is Saturday, December 16, 2023, at 12:00 p.m.

Public Works to Offer String-Light Collection

Dispose of these hard-to-recycle items from December 4 to January 4 at Town Hall.

Water Main Flushing This Fall

Residents may temporarily experience discolored water and/or reduced pressure during these times.

Volunteer Opportunities Still Available on Select Committees

The application period remains open until seats are filled.

MBTA 3A Multi-Family Zoning Overlay District: Public Infosessions

The virtual sessions will take place at 7 p.m. on October 24, November 14, and December 12.

Comedy Art Lounge with Brian Agosta at the Albion Cultural Exchange this Fall

A live variety show that blends improv comedy, stand-up acts, and more.

New Scrap-Metal Recycling Program at Nahant Street Yard Waste Site

Residents can bring metal items, including wire hangers, pots and pans, folding chairs, golf clubs, and metal shelving.

Town of Wakefield Maintains Highest Bond Ratings from S&P Global Ratings 

S&P Global Ratings reaffirmed the Town’s credit profile with the highest rating assignments.

Town Staff Expands Outreach with New Grant-Funded Communication Tools

Town departments now have PocketTalk devices, handheld portable translation tools.