MassDOT Informational Meetings


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Beginning in 2019, MassDOT will restart its rehabilitation of the Tobin Bridge and begin rehabilitation of the Chelsea Viaduct which together carry Route 1 through Chelsea, over the Mystic River, and into Boston. MassDOT is undertaking outreach on these projects under a unified approach known as the Tobin Bridge/Chelsea Curves Rehabilitation Project. Given the regional […]

March 18, 2019

March Office Hours


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Friendly reminder that Representative Mirra will be hosting his monthly office hours tomorrow, Tuesday March 18th: 9:30am-10:30am – Groveland Town Hall 11am-12pm – Georgetown Council on Aging  Bring any questions, comments, or concerns you may have, or just stop by to say hello! As always, if these times do not work for you, please call […]

March 18, 2019

Elder Services of Merrimack Valley


Community Resources

There are a great number of resources available to folks on the North Shore, and one of the most helpful and useful is Elder Services of Merrimack Valley. Find below a list of links and information of the services provided by this great organization. Elder Services of Merrimack Valley official website: https://www.esmv.org/ Programs and Services […]

March 11, 2019

GreenWorks Investment Announced


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House Announces $1B GreenWorks Resilient Communities Investment Plan Representative Lenny Mirra joined his colleagues last month to announce a new initiative to invest $1 billion over the next 10 years to help communities across Massachusetts adopt technologies – including clean energy, energy efficiency, and climate change resiliency measures – that cut greenhouse gas emissions, fortify […]

March 6, 2019

Representative Mirra supports $30M in home heating assistance for low-income seniors and working families


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BOSTON – State Representative Lenny Mirra, (R-West Newbury), recently joined with his colleagues to allocate $30 million in funding for home heating assistance for low-income elders and working families. The funding, which will help to offset federal cutbacks in the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), was included as part of a $135 million […]

February 27, 2019

Storm Warning Wednesday – Thursday


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DATE: February 27, 2019 TIME: 1:00 PM SUBJECT: Winter Weather Forecast Wednesday –Thursday Situation The National Weather Service is forecasting a plowable snow event beginning late this afternoon and continuing through the early morning hours on Thursday.  While the onset is forecast to begin late this afternoon, there may be impacts to the Thursday morning […]

February 27, 2019

AG Healey Announces Summer Job Postings


Community Resources

AG HEALEY OPENS GRANT APPLICATION FOR SUMMER JOBS FUNDING Program Funds Summer Jobs for Young People Across the State BOSTON –Attorney General Maura Healey today opened the fifth annual application period for grant funding for summer jobs for youth across Massachusetts. The Healthy Summer Youth Jobs Grant Program will use health-care related settlement funds from […]

February 27, 2019

Legislators Host Local Students at State House


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From Georgetown Wicked Local: On Valentine’s Day, state representatives Tram Nguyen, D-Andover; Christina Minicucci; D-North Andover; Leonard Mirra, R-West Newbury; Frank Moran, D-Lawrence; and David Robertson, D-Tewksbury, and state senators Diana DiZoglio, D-Methuen, and Barry Finegold, D-Andover, along with staff, hosted over 70 students from Andover High School, Brooks School, Lawrence High School, Masconomet Regional […]

February 27, 2019

Important Data Security Information


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Please see below for a comprehensive guide to protecting your identity online and securing your credit files. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 617-722-2803, email Beverly.Stables@mahouse.gov or fill out a contact form here. 1.  Introduction The ever growing presence of the internet in our daily lives can prove very beneficial, allowing […]

February 26, 2019

Winter Weather Advisory


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Ongoing Wind Event + Winter Weather Wednesday Situation MEMA continues to monitor a sustained wind event affecting the Commonwealth.  Winds are not forecast to be as extreme as yesterday, however gusts reaching 40-50 MPH are possible.  There is a continued risk for down trees/limbs, and continued power outages.  Winds may also limit the ability for […]

February 26, 2019