COVID-19 Reminders:  

With the virus still very much with us all residents are reminded to wear a face covering, social distance, and not engage in large group activities or contact sports. 

Summer 2020 Music in the Park Canceled:  

Due to COVID-19 and the recent changes to the outdoor gathering size, Music in the Park is canceled for the remainder of the 2020 season.  This includes the 375th Celebration concert.  Thank you to all concert attendees and generous sponsors who made this series possible.  

2020 Primary Election:  

Tuesday, September 1 from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. at the Manchester Essex Regional High School.  

Early voting for the 2020 Primary:  

Town Hall will offer early voting for the primary with COVID safety protocols in place.  Hours are 2 – 4 p.m. and 6 – 7 p.m. Saturday August 22;  9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Sunday August 23;  8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Wednesday from August 24 to August 26;  and 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. on Thursday August 27. 

Phase Three of MBTS Parks and Beaches: 

MBTS Beaches are open seven days a week to residents only. Staffed from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. by Parks and Recreation and/or Manchester Police Department.  Walk-on passes must be visible on every resident between 12 and 65 years old for admittance.  A face covering is required when entering and exiting the beach ramp.  The parking lot is open to residents only with 2020 beach stickers.  Please see the town website to read the complete rules and guidelines.  

Unclaimed Funds:  

Pursuant to Mass General Law 200A, Jennifer Yaskell, Treasurer for the Town of Manchester-by-the-Sea, hereby serves notices of names of persons or vendors appearing to be owners of funds held by the Town of Manchester-by-the-Sea and deemed abandoned.  Please visit Manchester.ma.us to see the list and make a claim.  

Town Hall Payment Drop Box:  

Installed at the rear of Town Hall by the Police Station blue door and monitored by a security camera.  Please use this convenient box to drop payments off for any town bills. Please, no cash. 

Trash, Recycling, Compost: 

Regular collection schedule.  

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