Town of Foxborough, MA
Norfolk County
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[The following Massachusetts General Laws have been accepted by the Town of Foxborough as indicated.]
Town Meeting Date
Article Number
Statutory Citation
Subject Matter
ATM 1866
Article 23
G.S. c. 83, § 2
Pickerel and Trout, 12-to May.
ATM 1888
Article 16
P.S. c. 27, § 37
Establish Foxboro Village Improvement Association as a streetlight district.
STM 2-9-1891
Article 2
Ch. 386, Acts of 1890
Australian ballot system for Town elections.
ATM 1891
Article 23
Ch. 431, Acts of 1888
Relating to the employment of a Superintendent of Schools.
ATM 1894
Article 4
Ch. 417, ss. 267-269, Acts of 1893
To elect Selectmen, Assessors, and Overseers of the Poor for three-year overlapping terms.
STM 8-21-1895
Article 11
Ch. 218 and Ch. 473, Acts of 1874
Elect the Board of Health in accord therewith at the next annual meeting.
STM 8-21-1895
Article 14
P.S. c. 51
Betterment law
ATM 1897
Article 31
Ch. 417, ss. 267-269, Acts of 1893
Revoke acceptance of
STM 5-25-1898
Ch. 346, Acts of 1898
Sewer system
ATM 1902
Article 30
R.L. c. 11, §§ 339-341
To elect Selectmen, Assessors, Overseers of the Poor and Road Commissioners in accordance therewith, starting with 1904 election.
STM 7-1-1903
Article 9
R.L. c. 101, §§ 1-5
Removal of burnt, dangerous, dilapidated buildings.
ATM 1903
Ballot Question
Ch. 454, Acts of 1903
Joint caucuses of political parties.
ATM 3-5-1906
Article 19
R.L. c. 11, §§ 338-340
Revoke acceptance of
ATM 1906
Article 24
c. 32, § 24
Open fires between 4-and 10-prohibited except in certain cases.
ATM 1907
Article 31
R.L. c. 102, §§ 178-180
Licensing public parks.
ATM 1908
Article 36
Ch. 560, s. 362, Acts of 1907
To elect three Surveyors of Highways.
STM 6-12-1908
Article 8
Ch. 346, Acts of 1902
Elect Moderator to term of one year.
ATM 1911
Article 28
Ch. 624, Acts of 1910
Town Accountant.
ATM 1911
Article 28
Ch. 560, s. 362, Acts of 1907
Rescind acceptance of s. 362 (3 surveyors of highways) and now have only one.
State Election 1912
Ballot Question
Ch. 503, Acts of 1912
Pensions for laborers in Town employ.
ATM 1913
Article 13
Ch. 65, 624; Acts of 1910
Office of auditor abolished in accordance with this chapter (previously accepted).
State Election 1913
Ballot Question
Ch. 671, Acts of 1913
Pension laborers in water and fire district.
ATM 1914
Ballot Question
Ch. 487, Acts of 1913
Promotion of call men in Fire Department.
ATM 1914
Ballot Question
Ch. 807, Acts of 1913
First Workmens Compensation for Town employees.
ATM 1914
Ballot Question
Ch. 514, s. 42, Acts of 1909
Ch. 494, Acts of 1911 - 8-hour day for Town employees.
ATM 1914
Article 22
Ch. 835, s. 405, Acts of 1913
Elect a separate Board of Health.
State Election 1919
Ballot Question
Ch. 311, Acts of 1919
Continuation schools for minors.
STM 12-23-1919
Article 1
Ch. 293, Acts of 1916
Jitney Act
STM 5-15-1923
Article 15
MGL c. 41, § 63
Abolish highway surveyor and elect instead, 3 road Commissioners.
STM 12-26-1923
Article 3
MGL c. 54, § 6
Set off East Foxborough as a separate voting precinct
STM 2-16-1924
Article 1
MGL c. 39, § 20
Precinct voting for Town elections
ATM 1928
Article 12
MGL c. 41, § 73
Establish a Board of Survey
ATM 1931
Article 16
MGL c. 48, §§ 42-44
Fire Chief-Fire Department
ATM 1931
Article 27
MGL c. 31, § 48
Civil Service, regular men, Police Department
ATM 1931
Article 28
MGL c. 31, § 49
Civil Service, Chief of Police
(Rescinded by 2-23-2016 STM, Art. 6)
STM 9-29-1931
Article 12
Ch. 227, Acts of 1931
Take over water supply district.
ATM 1933
Article 15
MGL c. 40, § 42A-F
Unpaid water bill a lien of real estate.
ATM 1934
Article 16
MGL c. 136, §§ 21-24
Legalize sports on Sundays.
STM 10-22-1934
Article 8
MGL c. 13, § 105B
Suspend operation of law regarding the taking of fur-bearing animals by use of traps.
State Election 1934
Ballot Question
Local option on steel trap law.
ATM 1941
Article 25
MGL c. 40, § 6B
Uniforms for police officers.
ATM 1942
Ballot Question
MGL c. 32, § 26-31H
Retirement system for Town employees.
STM 11-30-1943
Article 2
MGL c. 54, § 103A
Absent voting at Town elections.
ATM 1945
Article 18
MGL c. 143, § 6-13
Inspection of buildings.
STM 1-21-1947
Article 3
MGL c. 136, § 4B
Bowling on Lord's Day.
ATM 1947
Article 23
Ch. 449, Acts of 1946
Increase in pension benefits.
ATM 1948
Article 15
MGL c. 31, § 81A
Improved method of planning - Planning Board; five members, five-year terms.
STM 7-19-1948
Article 2
Ch. 200, Acts of 1948
Veterans Housing Authority, established.
STM 12-6-1948
Article 2
MGL c. 147, § 16B
One day off in six, for police.
ATM 1949
Article 33
MGL c. 85, § 1
Registration of bicycles.
STM 10-16-1950
Article 5
MGL c. 152, § 69
Extension of Workmens Compensation coverage to all Town employees except Police and Fire.
ATM 1952
Article 26
Ch. 781, Acts of 1951
Increase in pension benefits.
ATM 1954
Article 12
MGL c. 147, § 16C
Five-day week for police officers
ATM 1956
Ballot Question
MGL c. 32B
Group insurance for Town employees.
ATM 1956
Article 32
Ch. 670, Acts of 1955
Increase in pension benefits.
ATM 1956
Article 57
MGL c. 40, § 8A
Industrial Development Commission.
ATM 1957
Article 33
MGL c. 121, § 26K
To dissolve Housing Authority.
ATM 1958
Article 40
MGL c. 33, § 59
Time off for military duty.
STM 1958
Article 2
MGL c. 41, §§ 1 and 7
Tenure schedule for Selectmen.
ATM 1960
Article 34
MGL c. 58, § 70
State assessment system.
ATM 1961
Article 42
Ch. 647, Acts of 1960
Increase in pension benefits.
ATM 1961
Article 43
MGL c. 40, § 8C
Conservation Commission.
ATM 1963
Article 39
MGL c. 121, § 26K
Establish Foxborough Housing Authority.
ATM 1964
Ballot Question
Ch. 489, Acts of 1963
Regional Vocational School District.
ATM 1964
Ballot Question
MGL c. 32B
Medical insurance benefits to retired employees.
ATM 1964
Article 39
Ch. 478, Acts of 1963
Increase in pension benefits.
ATM 1965
Ballot Question
MGL c. 32B
Town to pay 1/2 of premium group life and group medical for retired employees.
ATM 1966
Article 43
Ch. 831, Acts of 1965
Liquor license for VFW Post 2626.
ATM 1967
Article 28
MGL c. 40, § 8D
Historic Districts Commission.
ATM 1968
Article 53
MGL c. 45, § 18
Board of Recreation.
ATM 1971
Article 22
MGL c. 41, § 108L
Career incentive pay program - police.
ATM 1971
Article 55
Ch. 667, Acts of 1954
State Aided Housing Project 667-2
ATM 1972
Ballot Question
Ch. 486, Acts of 1971
Authorize issuance of beano licenses.
ATM 1972
Article 19
MGL c. 40, § 22D
Town illegally parked cars.
ATM 1972
Article 20
MGL c. 148, § 56
License parking.
ATM 1975
Article 16
MGL c. 90, §§ 20C and 20D
Noncriminal disposition of parking violations.
ATM 1975
Article 50
Ch. 134, Acts of 1973
Bicentennial funds.
STM 2-27-1978
Article 9
Ch. 808, Acts of 1975
Zoning Bylaws.
ATM 1978
Article 30
MGL c. 348; § 71E, as amended by Ch. 639, Acts of 1977
Adult education, summer school, monies to Treasurer.
STM 11-1979
Article 26
MGL c. 40, § 21D
Noncriminal disposition of ordinances, etc.
ATM 1980
Ballot Question
MGL c. 32B
Town to pay 1/2 of group accidental death insurance for policemen or fireman killed or die in the performance of their duties.
ATM 1980
Ballot Question
MGL c. 258; § 13
Indemnify public officials from personal financial loss.
ATM 1981
Ballot Question
MGL c. 32B
Group insurance dividend to be distributed to employees.
ATM 1981
Article 25
Ch. 217, Acts of 1980
Authorize increase amounts for which contracts with cities and towns may be invited.
STM 11-1981
Article 12
MGL c. 90, § 20A
Appoint a Parking Clerk.
ATM 1982
Ballot Question
MGL c. 32B, § 11A
Purchase additional group life and group accidental death and dismemberment insurance.
ATM 1982
Article 34
MGL c. 148, § 26C, as amended by Ch. 962, Acts of 1977
Automatic heat detectors in buildings.
STM 11-1982
Article 11
MGL c. 71, § 71F
Ch. 43, Acts of 1982
Tuition for nonresidential students.
ATM 1983
Article 16
MGL c. 13B, § 12B, as amended by Ch. 606, Acts of 1981
Public exposure of parts of the body.
STM 9-1983
Article 4
Ch. 597, Acts of 1982
Registration and excise taxes; prisoners of war.
ATM 1984
Article 33
MGL c. 59, § 5, clause 17C; amended by Ch. 653, Acts of 1982
Limited tax abatements to surviving spouses and minors.
ATM 1984
Article 34
MGL c. 59, § 5, clause 37A; amended by Ch. 653, Acts of 1982
Limited tax abatements to blind persons.
ATM 1984
Article 42
MGL c. 59, § 5, clause 41B; amended by Ch. 258, Acts of 1982
Exemptions for persons over 70 years of age.
STM 11-1985
Article 8
Ch. 188, s. 13, Acts of 1985
Professional Development Grant.
STM 11-1985
Article 9
Ch. 188, s. 12, Acts of 1985
Equal Educational Opportunity Grant.
STM 11-1985
Article 18
MGL c. 90, § 18A
Pedestrian control regulations.
STM 11-1985
Article 23
Ch. 188, s. 13, Acts of 1985
Professional Development Grant.
STM 11-1985
Article 30
MGL c. 41, § 1
Appointment of Constables.
ATM 1986
Article 18
MGL c. 64G, § 3A
Hotel/Motel 4% room tax.
ATM 1986
Article 31
MGL c. 70A, § 5; amended by Ch. 188, Acts of 1985
Equal Educational Opportunity Grant - Southeastern Regional School.
ATM 1986
Article 32
Ch. 188, s. 13, Acts of 1985
Professional Development Grant - Southeastern Regional School.
ATM 1986
Article 53
MGL c. 148, §§ 10A, 13, 38A, 39A
Licenses for storage of flammables.
STM 11-1986
Article 1
Ch. 73, s. 3, clause 41C; Acts of 1986
Relief of revaluation to certain residents over the age of 70.
STM 11-1986
Article 11
Ch. 85, Acts of 1986
Establish a Reserve Police Force.
STM 11-1986
Article 12
Ch. 46, Acts of 1986
Establish Board of Water/Sewer Commissioners.
STM 3-31-1987
Article 3
MGL c. 40, § 4A
Allow Town to enter into agreements with one or more governmental units.
ATM 5-12-1987
Article 15
Ch. 306, Acts of 1986
Section 39K: Establish Enterprise Fund for Water and Sewer Department.
STM 11-30-1987
Article 10
Ch. 200, Acts of 1986
Exempt value of improvements to provide housing for a person at least 60 years old and not an owner of premises.
STM 11-30-1987
Article 11
Ch. 644, Acts of 1981
Regulate parking areas for vehicles of disabled veterans or handicapped persons.
STM 11-30-1987
Article 12
MGL c. 90, § 20A
Establish parking and traffic fee schedule.
ATM 5-9-1988
Article 21
MGL c. 40, § 39K
Establish enterprise fund for sanitary landfill.
ATM 5-10-1988
Article 34
MGL c. 71, § 52
Authorizes compensation for School Committee members.
ATM 5-10-1988
Article 36
MGL c. 3, § 155
Licensing of stables by the Board of Health.
ATM 5-9-1988
Article 39
MGL c. 143, § 3Y
Appointment of Building Commissioner for three-year term.
ATM 5-9-1988
Article 43
MGL c. 44, § 53C
Revolving fund for off-duty police details.
ATM 5-8-1989
Article 16
MGL c. 44, § 53C
Revolving fund for off-duty fire details.
ATM 5-8-1989
Article 18
MGL c. 59, § 5, clause 17D
Exemptions for widows on their property taxes.
ATM 5-9-1989
Article 26
MGL c. 70A, § 5; as added by Ch. 188, Acts of 1985
Equal Educational Opportunity Grant - Southeastern Regional School.
ATM 5-9-1989
Article 27
MGL c. 71, § 16G 1/2
Establish stabilization fund for Southeastern Regional School.
STM 11-27-1989
Article 22
MGL c. 148, § 26G
Automatic sprinklers in buildings.
STM 11-27-1989
Article 23
MGL c. 90, § 20A 1/2
Parking violations, tags, appearance and failure to appear before the Parking Clerk.
ATM 5-14-1990
Article 17
Ch. 653, s. 40, Acts of 1989
Assessment date changes for new growth.
ATM 5-6-1991
Ballot Question #1
MGL c. 147, §§ 32 through 47, inclusive
Allow boxing and sparring matches.
ATM 5-13-1991
Article 21
Ch. 275, Acts of 1990
Establish Revolving Fund; Dept. 630 - Recreation.
ATM 5-13-1991
Article 22 (Rescinded 6-13, 1991)
Ch. 275, Acts of 1990
Establish Revolving Fund; Dept. 633 - Trash Collection.
ATM 5-13-1991
Article 23
Ch. 291, Acts of 1990
Allow Town to receive Enhanced 9-1-1 Service.
ATM 5-13-1991
Article 24
Ch. 245, Acts of 1988
Defaulting of subdivision provision for spending.
ATM 5-13-1991
Article 25
Ch. 706, Acts of 1989
Renting of school buildings and space.
ATM 5-13-1991
Article 33
Ch. 188, Acts of 1985
Professional Development Grant - Southeastern Regional School.
STM 6-13-1991
Article 5
Ch. 275, Acts of 1990
Rescind 5-13-1991; Article 22 - Trash Collection.
ATM 5-11-1992
Article 11
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Establish Recreation Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-11-1992
Article 12
MGL c. 272, § 73A
Allow Historical Commission to repair or reproduce gravestones.
ATM 5-11-1992
Article 13
MGL c. 40, § 22F
Allow municipal boards and officers authority to fix fees.
STM 11-16-1992
Article 8
MGL c. 40, § 57
Allow Town to revoke or suspend licenses on refusal to pay municipal charges.
ATM 5-10-1993
Article 18
MGL c. 70A, § 5
Professional Development Grant - Southeastern Regional School.
ATM 5-10-1993
Article 19
MGL c. 40, § 4A
Enter agreement with Walpole and Franklin for the purpose of establishing a program for joint use of recycling vehicle.
ATM 5-10-1993
Article 20
MGL c. 32, § 22D
Establish a retirement system funding schedule to reduce the unfunded actuarial liability of the system.
ATM 5-10-1993
Article 22
MGL c. 43C, § 11
Establish a Consolidated Department of Finance.
STM 11-28-1994
Article 12
MGL c. 44, § 53F
Establish Enterprise Fund, Sewer System.
ATM 5-13-1996
Article 15
MGL c. 148, § 261
Automatic sprinklers for new buildings or substantially rehabilitated buildings
ATM 5-13-1996
Article 17
MGL c. 270, § 16
Designate Health Agent as enforcing officer of MGL c. 270, § 16.
STM 9-25-1996
Article 3
MGL c. 40, § 13A
Self Insurance Workers Compensation Fund. (rescinded 5-10-2010 ATM by Art. 13)
ATM 5-8-2000
Article 11
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
ATM 5-8-2000
Article 12
MGL c. 59, § 5K
Establish a senior citizen property tax work-off program.
ATM 5-7-2001
Article 12
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
STM 11-5-2001
Article 4
MGL c. 40, § 8G
Agreements with other cities and towns for police department mutual aid.
ATM 5-13-2002
Article 9
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-13-2002
Article 11
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
ATM 5-13-2002
Article 12
MGL c. 40, § 3
Relative to the right to place signs or other appurtenances upon the Town's water and reuse facilities.
ATM 5-12-2003
Article 9
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-12-2003
Article 11
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
ATM 5-10-2004
Article 11
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-10-2004
Article 16
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
ATM 5-9-2005
Article 11
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-9-2005
Article 12
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Police - Fire Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-9-2005
Article 14
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
ATM 5-9-2005
Article 19
MGL c. 138, § 33B
Sales of alcoholic beverages on Sunday and certain legal holidays.
STM 3-20-2006
Article 7
MGL c. 32B, § 18
Retiree Medicare Part B - Supplement Enrollment.
ATM 5-8-2006
Article 8
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-8-2006
Article 9
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Police - Fire Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-8-2006
Article 11
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
ATM 5-8-2006
Article 15
MGL c. 40, § 4A
Mutual Aid Agreement, Local Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Coalitions.
STM 11-20-2006
Article 3
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
New Revolving Funds for Planning Department (Dept. #175), Building Inspection Department (Dept. #241), Water Department (Dept. #450), Sewer Department (Dept. #460). The purposes for the account shall be only for costs incurred by the foregoing departments related to the commercial development project known as "Patriot Place."
STM 11-20-2006
Article 4
MGL c. 40, § 5B
Establish stabilization account for general capital purposes.
STM 11-20-2006
Article 6
Ch. 79, Acts of 2006
Voting at and attendance at board or committee meetings.
ATM 5-14-2007
Article 10
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-14-2007
Article 11
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Police - Fire Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-14-2007
Article 12
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
ATM 5-12-2008
Article 10
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-12-2008
Article 11
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Police - Fire Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-12-2008
Article 12
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Patriot Place Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-12-2008
Article 14
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
ATM 5-11-2009
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation, Police - Fire, Patriot Place Revolving Fund.
ATM 5-11-2009
Article 13
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
STM 8-24-2009
Article 2
MGL c. 64G, § 3A
Sections 51 and 52 of Ch. 27 of the Acts of 2009 amend Section 3A by increasing room occupancy excise to 6% effective 10-1, 2009.
ATM 5-10-2010
Article 9
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation, Police-Fire, Highway Revolving Funds.
ATM 5-10-2010
Article 10
MGL c. 73, § 4
Additional real estate exemptions of 100% to persons who qualify for property tax exemptions under MGL c. 59, § 5, Clauses 17D, 22, 22A, 22B, 22C, 22D, 22E, 37A, 41C.
ATM 5-10-2010
Article 11
MGL c. 59, § 57C
Quarterly Tax Payment System.
ATM 5-10-2010
Article 12
MGL c. 32B, § 20
Establish Qualified OPEB Liability Trust Fund (group health insurance).
ATM 5-10-2010
Article 13
MGL c. 40, § 13A (rescinded)
Worker's Compensation self-insurance fund.
STM 3-7-2011
Article 3
MGL c. 59, § 5, cl. 54
Exempting from taxation personal property of a certain minimum value
ATM 5-9-2011
Article 4
MGL c. 64L, § 2(a)
0.75% excise on sales of restaurant meals in Town, effective 7-1-2011
ATM 5-16-2011
Article 14
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation, Police-Fire, Highway Revolving Funds.
ATM 5-14-2012
Article 12
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation, Police-Fire, Highway Revolving Funds.
ATM 12-11-2012
Article 9
MGL c. 40, § 8J
Disability Commission.
ATM 5-13-2013
Article 12
MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2
Recreation, Police-Fire, Highway, Conservation Rental Property Revolving Funds.
ATM 5-13-2013
Article 20
MGL c. 44, § 55C
Municipal Affordable Housing Trust, to expire 7-1-2016.
ATM 5-12-2014
Article 23
MGL c. 40, § 22G
Disposition of funds received from fines for handicap parking violations.
ATM 5-12-2014
Article 24
MGL c. 41, § 81U
Use of bond proceeds
STM 2-23-2016
Article 6
MGL c. 4, § 4B
Rescinding Art. 28 of the 3-2-1931 ATM vote that accepted the provisions of the Civil Service Law extending to position of Police Chief
STM 12-5-2016
Article 10
MGL c. 200A, § 9A
Disposition of abandoned funds by city or town
ATM 5-8-2017
Article 8
MGL c. 59, § 5, Clause 41C
Increasing the current income and estate value qualifications, allowing annual social security indexed increases and lowering qualifying age to statutory limits so that more seniors will qualify for $1,000 real estate tax exemption
ATM 5-8-2017
Article 9
MGL c. 59, § 5, Clause 41A
Increasing the current income qualifications to statutory limits and lowering the annual interest rate applied to tax deferrals from 8% to 4% so that more seniors will qualify for a real estate tax deferral
ATM 5-8-2017
Article 13
MGL c. 32B, § 20
Reaccepting statute regarding governance of local other post-employment benefit (OPEB) funds
ATM 5-8-2017
Article 17
MGL c. 40, § 57
Reaccepting statute regarding local licenses and permits; denial, revocation or suspension for failure to pay municipal taxes or charges
STM 12-4-2017
Article 2
MGL c. 40, § 58
Establishing right to impose liens on property located within the Town for the nonpayment of noncriminal dispositions pursuant to MGL c. 40, § 21D, and as provided in various sections of the Town's Code
STM 12-4-2017
Article 8
MGL c. 138, § 33B
Sales of alcoholic beverages by on-premises licenses on Sundays and certain legal holidays; sales between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon
STM 10-1-2018
Article 2
Ch. 137, § 1, Acts of 2003
Allowing communities to pay public employees in the Armed Forces of the United States the difference between base salary and military pay