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Massachusetts Clean Water Trust Announces Successful Sale of Green Sustainability Bonds

The State Treasurer’s Office announced that the Massachusetts Clean Water Trust (the Trust) has successfully completed the sale of approximately $351.4 million in two series of new money Green and Sustainability Bonds.

State Poised to Begin Funding Student Opportunity Act; Increase Local Aid

Last week Senate Ways and Means Chair Michael J. Rodrigues and House Ways and Means Chair Aaron Michlewitz announced their committees had reached a local aid agreement for the upcoming fiscal 22 budget that begins funding the Student Opportunity Act, creates a fund to assist school districts hit by pandemic-related enrollment changes, and increases unrestricted local government aid to cities and towns.

Shall Westford adopt a Means-tested Senior Property Tax Exemption?

By Paul Fassbender A question on the May 4 town election ballot asks voters to adopt a new property tax exemption...

VIDEO: COVID Numbers Still Going Up in Town but so are Vaccinations; Westford Celebrates Public Health Week

Westford is experiencing a surge of the COVID-19 virus that has Health Director Jeff Stephens keeping a close watch. On the flip side, COVID vaccination numbers are also on the rise. It's Public Health Week and Westford has plenty of things planned to celebrate.

Senior Center Now an Outreach Partner with State’s Food Assistance Program

Food insecurity for about 450 Westford families and individuals is a rising concern, but one with a special program to ensure no one in Westford goes hungry.

VIDEO: J.V. Fletcher Library Director is Prepared for Phase 4 Reopening

With Phase 4 of the Commonwealth's reopening process having begun on March 22, WestfordCAT's Patty Stocker talks with Ellen Rainville, Director of the J.V. Fletcher Library, about what that means in terms of services.

Troop 159 Member Awarded Hans Wiken Spirit of Scouting

Purple was unanimously chosen by the selection committee and is the second member of the Purple family to earn the honor since 2019. Mr. Purple's brother, Spencer, also earned the award in 2019.

What’s Happening at the J.V. Fletcher Library

The J. V. Fletcher Library is located at 50 Main St., Westford. If you have questions or need assistance, please call us at 978-399-2300 or send us an email at westfordlibrary@westfordma.gov. Visit us at http://www.westfordlibrary.org.