Posted on: August 25, 2017

Conservation Office Temporarily Short-Staffed

To the best of our ability, the Conservation Office will remain open during all regular Town Hall office hours. Two volunteers will provide some coverage when the Agent is out of the office, but will not be able to answer technical questions. Please be aw...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Learn the ABC's of Town Meeting

In September the Town Moderator, Tom Murphy, will host a one-on-one interview with Town Counsel, George Hall, in which they will discuss various aspects of Town Meeting in Ipswich. The purpose of this educational segment, to be broadcast on ICAM in the we...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Public Restroom Opens at Visitors Center

The Town of Ipswich now has a public restroom. The handicapped accessible restroom, located at the Ipswich Visitor Center on South Main Street, will be open daily from 8 AM to 9 PM year-around. A public restroom has for many years been a goal in town amon...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Welcome David Fuller, Director of Code Enforement/Building Inspector

The Town of Ipswich is welcoming new Building Inspector David Fuller at a reception on September 25 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm in Room A at the Ipswich Town Hall. Mr. Fuller, who started August 14 in Ipswich, served previously as a Local Inspector in Wayland...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

MBTA Summer Construction Service Information

BOSTON – The MBTA has announced additional bus service for passengers impacted by the construction on the Newburyport/Rockport Commuter Rail this summer. This new schedule is the result of collaboration with and feedback from passengers, communi...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Planning Board Meeting Schedule Adjustment

The Planning Board will meet October 19 in Room C. The Board had previously planned on meeting October 12. The submittal deadline for cases requiring a hearing will be September 25. Please contact Ethan Parsons at 978 356 6607 x2 or ethanp@ipswich-ma.gov ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Influenza (Flu) Clinic

The Ipswich Board of Health will offer a flu clinic on Tuesday, October 17th from 1:30-3:30 PM  in the Council on Aging Cafeteria, Town Hall, 25 Green Street, Ipswich.  The influenza (quadrivalent) vaccine is available to individuals ove...

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Public Health
Posted on: September 12, 2017

What Every Parent Must Know About Your Teen’s Brain Development

There is increasing attention to teenager brain
development and its impact on how teens behave and take risks - such as usingalcohol and drugs - and what this means for parents of teens. Ipswich Aware is sponsoring a program that 
will feature ...

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Public Health
Posted on: September 1, 2017

Ipswich Public Health Department Encourages Individuals and Families to Plan Ahead for Emergencies

The
Ipswich Public Health Department joinsthe Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) in promoting emergency
preparedness as part of the 
Know Plan Prepare campaignduring September which is National Preparedness Mon...

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Public Health
Posted on: July 11, 2017

Ipswich Installs Medication Disposal Kiosk at Town Hall

Police Chief Paul A. Nikas and
Public Health Director Colleen Fermon are pleased to announce that a safe andsecure medication drop off box has been installed in the Ipswich Town Hall.
 The kiosk
is located at the town hall, 25 Green St., in fr...

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Public Health
Posted on: June 9, 2017

Prevent Contact with Ticks and Avoid Tick-borne Illnesses

In this area, ticks are especially prevalent from April to September, but residents should remember that tick bites can happen anytime of the year. Ticks hibernate during the winter months and look for a host to latch onto when temperatures rise. <_o3a_p>

To preve...

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Public Health
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Volunteers Wanted for the Medical Reserve Corps

The Ipswich Public Health Department is seeking individuals who are interested in joining the local Medical Reserve Corps (MRC), Topsfield Regional Medical Reserve Corps. Medical Reserve Corps are made up of volunteers, medical and non-medical, who assist...

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Public Health

Posted on: May 26, 2017

Linebrook Rd Sidewalk and Road Improvement Project

Final paving is scheduled to continue tonight Thursday August 31, 2017 at 7 p.m.  Please use caution while traveling on Linebrook Road at night this week.  

Work will start tonight at Edge Street and will proceed down Linebrook Road endin...

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: June 21, 2017

Gypsy Moths

Information is available from the Department of Conservation and Recreation, an agency of Massachusetts Environmental Affairs.

Additional information can be obtained from UMassAmherst and the USDA Forest Service.

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Public Works

Posted on: September 11, 2017

NorthShore Swing Dance

Swing Dance Series poster

Big Bands! Shinny new dance floor... Free to Ipswich Residents (with ID at door)
Introductory Swing Dance lesson from 7-8pm. No partner? No problem!
Third Fridays. 7-11pm, Ipswich Town Hall Gym

ReCreation & Culture
Posted on: September 11, 2017

Ipswich Arts & Illumination 2017

2017 Illumination Map

Ipswich Illumination 

WEEKEND SCHEDULE of EVENTS

FRIDAY, SEPT 29 PM

  • 5-8:30 Art Exhibit (Town Hall) 31st ANNUAL Art Show & Sale

Featuring works of art from Ipswich residents.

  •  6-8:30 Opening Reception (Town Hall) Food &am...
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ReCreation & Culture

Posted on: August 25, 2017

Public Restroom Opens at Visitors Center

The Town of Ipswich now has a public restroom. The handicapped accessible restroom, located at the Ipswich Visitor Center on South Main Street, will be open daily from 8 AM to 9 PM year-around. A public restroom has for many years been a goal in town amon...

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Town Manager

Posted on: August 23, 2017

Learn the ABC's of Town Meeting

In September the Town Moderator, Tom Murphy, will host a one-on-one interview with Town Counsel, George Hall, in which they will discuss various aspects of Town Meeting in Ipswich. The purpose of this educational segment, to be broadcast on ICAM in the we...

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Water

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Rain Barrel Sale!

The Ipswich Water Department has partnered with Corliss Bros. to offer residents discounted rain barrels.

Additional Info... Water
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Outdoor Water Use Bylaw

The Town has developed an outdoor water use bylaw for consideration at the Annual Town Meeting in May.  The bylaw will include restrictions on private water sources.  The Water Rules and Regulations will contain the specific details on t...

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Draft Bylaw & Regulation Amendment Water