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The Boxford Cultural Council is seeking funding proposals for community-oriented arts, humanities, and science programs.  Click on press... more ››

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The Boxford Cultural Council is looking for new members!

The Boxford Cultural Council needs members!The Council funds cultural activities within the Boxford community, including previous grants in... more ››


Positive EEE Mosquito Found in Boxford: All Fields Closed Until Barrier Spraying, Thursday Evening, August 29th - Weather Permitting

Barrier spraying has been confirmed for all recreational fields, school playgrounds and the beach parking lot

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Recycling Center Closed Saturday July 20th

We apologize for the inconvenience, the Recycling Center will be closed Saturday, July 20th.

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Calling all Volunteers!

The Town of Boxford is calling for volunteers to assist in weeding a constructed wetland replication area in Boxford Common next Monday and... more ››

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July 4th in Boxford

Click the attachment for details on Boxford's 4th of July Celebration.

Town Election

Nay and Perkins Re-elected for Three years

Click below for results.

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Results 2019 Annual Town Meeting


Draft Article IV - Small Package Waste Water Treatment Plants

At last night's Board of Health Meeting, a hearing commenced on proposed new package waste water treatment plant regulations. Draft... more ››

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Boxford Seeks School Board Representative for Essex North Shore Agricultural & Technical School

Boxford currently has a vacant seat on the twenty-member School Board at Essex North Shore Agricultural &Technical School.  Though it... more ››

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Boxford Honored for Green Community Designation

On Friday, April 5, 2019 Boxford was honored for its recent designation as a “Green Community” by DOER Commissioner, Judith Judson. Present... more ››

trash pickup

Reminder - Trash must be put out by 7:00am!


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Public Interview of DPW Superintendent/Town Engineer Finalists

To all interested: Fourteen individuals applied for the position of Boxford DPW Superintendent/Town Engineer.  (Current Superintendent John... more ››

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Zoning Update for Land off of Silvermine Road

At last night’s meetings, the Housing Partnership Committee voted to withdraw the warrant article to change the zoning designation of land... more ››

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Real Estate Taxes Due on Monday February 4, 2019

FY2019 3rd quarter Real Estate Tax bills are due Monday, February 4, 2019. Copies of your bill may be viewed and paid via the town website.... more ››

Bridge Closed

Bridge out on Lockwood Lane

This is an important message for residents of the Lockwood Lane area:  Apparently due to the heavy rains this Fall, the bridge over Fish... more ››

2019 Dog Licenses Are Now Available in the Town Clerk's Office

2019 Dog License Application

Meet Allie, Boxford's 2019 #1 dog. New tags are in!Dog owners must obtain their 2019 no later than January 31, 2019. They may be purchased... more ››

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Veterans Day

Veterans Day Parade will begin at 11:00am on Sunday, November 11, 2018, at Melvin Green. A brief ceremony will follow commemorating the... more ››