Peabody City Hall

24 Lowell St. Peabody, MA. 01960
Phone: 978-538-5900
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Mon to Wed - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Thursday - 8:30am to 7:00pm
Friday - 8:30am to 12:30pm

Mayor of Peabody

Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr.

I am honored to welcome you to the City of Peabody! Ours is a vibrant community and a wonderful place to live and raise a family.   Read

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Free Flu Shots

Please bring insurance cards and wear a short sleeved shirt if possible. Read
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2016 Fall Curbside Leaves Collection

Leaves may be placed curbside on your trash day in properly labeled barrels or recyclable yard waste paper bags separate from your regular trash. No plastic bags will be accepted. Branches or twigs must be bundled, tied and not exceed 4 feet in length. Read
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State Primary Results

Results from the State Primary that was held on Thursday, September 8th. View Results
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Citizen’s Academy

The Peabody Police Department will be hosting another Citizens Academy. The class will meet each Wednesday evening from 6pm – 9pm beginning on Wednesday, October 19th, 2016, and will conclude on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016. Read
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Centennial Parade

The City of Peabody’s 100th anniversary celebration continues with the Peabody Centennial Parade, which will be held on Sunday, October 2, 2016.
Applications The application includes general parade guidelines, instructions and entry fee processing information. Parade Volunteers
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Emergency Alerts To Keep You Safe

The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) encourages all residents of the Commonwealth to use their cellphones to receive emergency alerts and warnings about imminent severe weather and other threatening situations. Read
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Mandatory Water Restrictions

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt has declared a water emergency for the City of Peabody effective August 9, 2016. Read
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2017 U.S. Senior Open

Witness history at the 2017 U.S. Senior Open. Tickets for this once in a generation event are now on sale to the general public. Read
Volunteer Registration
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Peabody Outreach Team Mobilized

The Peabody Fire Department in conjunction with the Healthy Peabody Collaborative and Healthy Streets has initiated an outreach program to address the region’s growing opiate crisis. Read
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Mayor Bettencourt Touts Shuttle Service for Veterans

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. announced that the city is once again offering its military veterans round trip shuttle service to the Jamaica Plain VA Hospital in 2016. Read
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Peabody Farmers Market

The City of Peabody Farmers’ Market is set to begin this season on Tuesday July 12, 2016 for the fourteenth year continuing every Tuesday through mid-October. The market hours are 1 PM to 6 PM. The market is located in front of Peabody City Hall 24 Lowell Street on the corner of Lowell Street and Chestnut Street. Read
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Our first #PurposeinPeabody? feature is the Melanoma Education Foundation. MEF was founded by a longtime Peabody resident and continues to be based here in the city. Read
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Peabody Permitting Now Online

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. is pleased to announce that the City of Peabody now offers online processing of building, electrical, gas, plumbing and mechanical permits. Read
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Disabled Parking Information Guide Available

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. and Police Chief Tom Griffin announced the release of the city’s new Disabled Parking Informational Guide. Read
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Meter Free Parking

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. announced that he has suspended enforcement of downtown metered parking for the remainder of the Peabody Square reconfiguration project. Read
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Salem Veterans Agent to Assist Peabody during Transition

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. announced that the City of Salem’s Veterans Agent Kim Emerling will be available to assist Peabody veterans during the city’s transition to a new veterans agent. Read
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Peabody Recognized as 2016 Playful City USA Community

Peabody is being honored with a 2016 Playful City USA designation by the national non-profit organization KaBOOM! for the city’s commitment to encouraging physical activity and play among children. Read
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Peabody 100 Cards Available

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. is pleased to announce that many local businesses are offering discounts to their customers to help support the city’s centennial celebration in 2016. Peabody 100 cards are now available for purchase at Read
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Peabody Square Project Underway

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. announced that a major reconfiguration of Peabody Square is underway with construction crews mobilizing throughout the area. Read
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Financial Incentives for Municipal Solar Development Projects

Peabody Mayor Ted Bettencourt and Salem Mayor Kimberley Driscoll last week joined Newton Mayor Setti Warren and sent a letter to key state legislators, urging them to reject legislative proposals to reduce the value of net metering credits associated with municipal solar projects. Read
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City’s Bond / Note Sales Rate High, Credit Rating Reaffirmed

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. is pleased to announce that Moody’s Investors Service assigned an Aa1 rating to the city’s March 15th sale of $15,000,000 of General Obligation Bonds and $2,725,000 of Refunding Bonds and a MIG 1 rating to $15.8 million General Obligation Bond Anticipation Notes (BANs). Read
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Peabody Among State’s Healthiest Housing Markets

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. lauded a report from the New York financial technology SmartAsset that ranked Peabody as the eighth healthiest housing market in Massachusetts. Read
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Code Red Community Notification Enrollment

Peabody residents will receive a recorded phone message from Mayor Bettencourt encouraging them to enroll in the city’s new community messaging system Code Red. The call will be launched on Tuesday, June 9th between 11 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. The Mayor’s message will provide details about the service and instructions for residents to enroll.
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Consolidated Application CofC

The FY2015 CoC Consolidated Application requires 2 submissions. Both this Project Priority Listing AND the CoC Consolidated Application MUST be submitted. Project Listing for CofC
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Crews Wrap Up Road Work

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. is pleased to announce that city work crews are putting the finishing touches on nearly $1.9 million worth of road improvement projects across the city. Read
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Mayor Bettencourt Unveils Centennial Website

Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. is pleased to introduce, the official website of Peabody’s centennial celebration in 2016. Read
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Online Voter Registration

To submit an online application, you must have a valid driver's license, learner's permit, or non-driver ID issued by the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV). You must also have a signature on file with the RMV. Read
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Public Notice: Important Information About Your Drinking Water

The new monochloramination system will be activated on 1/6/2014. For more information contact Winona Water Treatment Plant at 978-536-5069.
Letter from the Mayor Disinfection By-products Disinfection By-products and Your Health
Change in public drinking water supply treatment: For Doctors Animal Care
Questions and Answers: Guide to TTHM’s Exceedence Disinfecting Water with Chloramines
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