Covid-19 Updates and Vaccine Information • The city signs a lease with 26.2 Foundation for International Marathon Center • Select Board approves Sager, a native of Hopkinton, as the new cop. Police Lt. Hopkinton graduated with a Certificate in Local Leadership and Management Program. From the Open Space Preservation Commission • HFD contains the Saddle Hill Road house fire; concerns raised about water supply • Parks & Rec is growing with a dog park and a skate park. Conservation Commission approves Chamberlain / Whalen batch group • Public notice: water use • Hopkinton Farmer’s Market starts June 6 • Openings to boards of directors and committees – Apply online • Elementary School Construction Committee Vacancy Notice-2
As of 05/27/21, the Hopkinton Health Department reports 1063 total confirmed Case of covid19; 7 of these cases are active, with 1,040 recoveries and 17 dead. You can see historical tracking and updates on Hopkinton Community Impact Dashboard which is updated frequently.
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City signs lease with 26.2 Foundation for International Marathon Center
The city announced Thursday morning that it had signed a 99-year lease with the 26.2 Foundation which grants the nonprofit a 19-acre site on East Main Street for the development and construction of an international center. of marathon.
According to a press release from the town hall, the establishment will offer cutting-edge educational and cultural facilities centered on a marathon museum and a hall of honor. The center will include conference facilities and an auditorium, as well as research space, classrooms and reception rooms.
Select Board Endorses Hopkinton Native Sager As New Policeman
Kevin Sager, a native of Hopkinton, finalized his homecoming when he was approved by the selection committee on Friday afternoon to become the city’s newest police officer. Sager, who grew up in Blackthorne Circle (near Granite Street), said as a child he looked up at the town police.
Chief Joseph Bennett is pleased to announce that Hopkinton Police Lt. John Porter is a graduate of the MMA-Suffolk Certificate Program in Local Government Leadership and Management.
Lt. Porter graduated from the MMA-Suffolk Certificate in Local Government Leadership and Management program in a virtual ceremony on May 14. Upon graduation, Lt. Porter received a certificate of completion.
From the Open Space Preservation Commission
To take a walk! The OSPC is pleased to report on the efforts of the Hopkinton Area Land Trust, Friends of Whitehall, and donations from Regan Tree Work over the past month.
HFD contains the Saddle Hill Road house fire; concerns raised about water supply
After a busy few days for the Hopkinton Fire Department, firefighters started a three-alarm fire at 106 Saddle Hill Road late Wednesday night.
The fire resulted in the closure of part of Saddle Hill Road and the diversion of traffic around Daniel Shays Road.
Parks & Rec grows with a dog park and a skate park
The Parks and Recreation Commission welcomed newly elected commissioner Amy O’Donnell to the team at its meeting on Wednesday and discussed projects that are gaining momentum, including the dog park and the EMC skate park.
Conservation Commission approves Chamberlain / Whalen batch group
Public notice: water use
We have seen a dramatic increase in temperatures and, at the same time, an almost 50% increase in water consumption. With very little rain and little recharging, this use is not sustainable.
Hopkinton Farmer’s Market starts June 6
OPENINGS ON BOARD AND COMMITTEES – APPLY ONLINE
The following municipal councils and committees will have one or more vacancies on June 30, 2021 or earlier. Please see the city’s website at www.hopkintonma.gov for information on the functions of specific boards and committees. Interested residents should apply through the online volunteer form at Town of Hopkinton, MA: Tips
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Elementary School Construction Committee Vacancy Notice-2
The Board of Directors is pleased to inform residents of an exciting new opportunity to become actively involved in municipal administration and the future of the City’s schools. The board recently approved the composition and office of Elementary School Building Committee 2, and is currently seeking new volunteers to fill the necessary seats. Applications must be submitted by Friday 04 June 2021.