North Quabbin Notes, March 24

Published: 3/24/2023 3:43:35 PM
Modified: 3/24/2023 3:43:35 PM
Notice for removal of all decorations in cemeteries

ORANGE — The Cemetery Department requests that all decorations and arrangements be removed from all cemeteries by April 15. The department also asks that no arrangements be placed in any cemetery until May 1. Arrangements need to be removed for spring cleanup. For more information, please contact the Orange Cemetery Department at 978-544-3681.

Hydrant flushing beginning April 10

ERVING — The Water Department will be flushing hydrants between the hours of 7 a.m.-2 p.m. from April 10-14 until all flushing is completed.

Council on Aging vacancy

WINCHENDON — The Council on Aging is seeking a senior resident to serve on the board. Please send letters of interest to Mary Calandrella—Town Manager’s Office or by email to

Millers River Greenway feasibility study meeting

ATHOL — Join a virtual public meeting on Tuesday, April 4, at 6 p.m. to discuss the Millers River Greenway Trail feasibility study project. The proposed Millers River Greenway will connect the downtown Orange to downtown Athol via a 5.2-mile Greenway of both on-road and off-road facilities. Public input is a vital part of advancing the proposed Greenway. Come learn about the study from consultant team, Howard Stein Hudson. Can’t make the meeting? Submit comments to the Orange Planning Department at

The Zoom link:

Meeting ID: 874 0780 6136

Passcode: 260779

Dial in Option: 1 929 205 6099

Phillipston resident named to Simmons University Dean's List

BOSTON — Tanya Valley of Phillipston was named to the 2022 fall semester Dean's List at Simmons University in Boston. To qualify for dean's list status, undergraduate students must obtain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, based on 12 or more credit hours of work in classes using the letter grade system.

Early in-person voting

ROYALSTON — Early in-person voting will be done at the Town Clerk's office at Whitney Hall, 5 School St., on Wednesday March 29, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

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