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: August 24, 2022

Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) Focused Changing of EBT Card PINs to Protect Benefits

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What is happening?

To protect DTA clients and their benefits from known skimming scams, DTA will be requiring cardholders in certain cities and towns to set a new PIN to use their EBT card if they have not received a new card or changed their PIN recently....

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Council on Aging - News
Posted on: July 19, 2022

Massachusetts Residents Advised to Protect Public Benefits from Scams

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:July 15, 2022

CONTACTAlana Davidson

Alana.Davidson@mass.gov

BOSTON – Today the Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) issued additional warnings to residents of skimming scams that have impacted some DTA clients. ...

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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: September 28, 2022

Cyanobacteria Advisory for Goose Pond

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Cyanobacteria Advisory/ Goose Pond

On September 27,2022 a visible algal bloom was noticed on the North side of Goose Pond. Samples collected on September 27, 2022, by the Association to Preserve Cape Cod (APCC), show a Dolichospermum bloom, a type of Cyano...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: August 10, 2022

Water Conservation Measures - 9/21/22

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NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release - September 21, 2022

Media Contact:

Robert Duncanson, Director of Health & Natural Resources

Town of Chatham

(508) 945-5165

rduncanson@chatham-ma.gov

Water Conservation Measures

CHATHAM – On September 20, 2022, the...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Changes Coming to Tax and Water Bills

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A new look is coming to your tax and water bills. 

The FY2023 Real Estate and Personal Property tax bills being issued on Friday, September 23 and due by 4 p.m. on November 1, 2022 will be the last issued by the Town on colored paper.

After October...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Sticker Office Off-Season Hours

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Beginning Monday, September 26th, the Sticker Office will switch to off-season hours of Tuesday and Thursday from 10 am to 1 pm.

The on-line system is available for resident Beach, Transfer Station, Combination, or Recycle stickers at: City Hall Systems - ...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: September 9, 2022

Sewer Construction Update - September 23, 2022

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NEWS RELEASE 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 23, 2022

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

Town of Chatham 

(508) 945-5165 

rduncanson@chatham-ma.gov

Sewer Construction Update

Chath...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: August 24, 2022

Subscribe to Emergency & Non-Emergency Notifications

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Emergency Notifications - Smart911

In an effort to provide reliable and effective communication to residences, the Town of Chatham has implemented Smart911, as our emergency notification provider. Smart9...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: August 10, 2022

Water Conservation Measures

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NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release - August 10, 2022

Media Contact:

Robert Duncanson, Director of Health & Natural Resources

Town of Chatham

(508) 945-5165

rduncanson@chatham-ma.gov

Water Conservation Measures

CHATHAM – On August 10, 2022, the Select Board im...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: August 10, 2022

* UPDATED 8/13/22: Chatham North Beach Oversand Vehicle (OSV) Status

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Via Chatham: North/Nauset Beach Update 8/13/22

Effective immediately, all Chatham sections of Nauset Beach (aka North Beach) are open to Oversand Vehicle (OSV) travel to all permit holders.  

Your cooperation is appreciated during the implementatio...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Children Ages 6 Months to 4 years Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccinations

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Following recommendations from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Baker-Polito Administration today announced that Massachusetts children ages 6 months to 4 years old are now eligible to receive the Moderna or Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

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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: 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 9/16/22

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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