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About Groton
Groton, founded in 1655, has a population of 10,873 (2012 Town Census) and is located in the Nashoba Valley area in northwestern Middlesex County. The town is governed by Town Meeting. With an area of 32.54 square miles, Groton is the largest town in Middlesex County. There are 106 miles of plowed or maintained roads within the town. Town Hall is 320 feet above sea level and the highest elevation is at Chestnut Hills at 516 feet above sea level.

Announcements

Groton Town Census Delayed
The Groton Town Census is typically mailed the first week in January. This year, our vendor has been delayed in mailing the census. We expect the mailing to occur shortly. Thank you to the many people inquiring as to its status. Our apologies for this delay.

When you do receive the census, please look for surveys produced by the Cable Committee and the Council on Aging. They would appreciate your input.

Don’t forget – Register your dogs! The registration form is available on our Dog Registration Page. You can register online, by mail or in person. A valid rabies certificate must be on file or sent with your application. 



Northeast Energy Direct Open Houses
Now that the Tennessee Gas Pipeline route has been altered slightly. Kinder Morgan has rescheduled the open houses that they had planned on running through the fall.

If you're interested in attending one, there are a few still scheduled to happen nearby. To see the full list and find more information check our Pipeline page.


Groton Country Club Request for Proposals
The Town Manager for the Town of Groton, is soliciting responses from interested parties for the disposition, by lease, of the Function Hall at the Groton Country Club. The space for lease consists of 4,985 square feet including a kitchen, bar, two restrooms, bride’s room and office space located inside the Function Hall in addition to 1,050 square feet of patio space outside. The large banquet room and adjoining covered patio provides a spacious area for year round functions with panoramic views and easy access to Route 119. It is located off of Route 119 on Lovers Lane in Groton, MA.  A twenty month lease is being offered, from May 1st, 2015 through December 31st, 2016, with three twenty-four month options to be exercised at the sole discretion of the Town of Groton.

Proposal documents and the full details of the request are available within the RFP itself available here. Responses are due on February 19th, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. in the Office of the Town Manager, 173 Main Street, Groton, MA 01450 and will be publicly opened at that time. The lease site may be viewed by appointment with the Town Manager (978) 448-1111.

An award will be made within approximately 30 days. Contact Telephone (978) 448-1111 or FAX (978) 448-1115. All responses must be received in a sealed envelope properly marked prior to the deadline.


Community Announcements
In addition to Town news and announcements here on the main page, please don't forget to check out our Community Announcements page! There are community-driven events posted semi-regularly that might occupy a otherwise unscheduled Saturday afternoon or typical down-day. 

If you know of an event that deserves some publicity, please email Webmaster@townofgroton.org, be sure to include your contact information and the full event details. Thank you!


Spring Town Meeting Warrant Open
The Board of Selectmen voted to open the Warrant for the 2015 Spring Town Meeting. The Warrant will close at the close of business on Friday, February 27th, 2015. The following is the proposed timeline:

Date   Event
 Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
 Warrant for 2015 Spring Town Meeting Opens 
 Friday, February 27th, 2015
 Warrant for 2015 Spring Town Meeting Closes
 Monday, March 9th, 2015
 Board of Selectmen conduct first review of Articles
 Monday, March 23rd, 2015
 BOS - FINCOM Public Hearing on Articles
 Monday, April 6th, 2015
 Board of Selectmen Finalize Warrant
 Friday, April 10th, 2015
 Post Warrant
 Monday, April 27th, 2015
 Spring Town Meeting


FY 2016 Town Budget
The Town Manager has submitted his Fiscal Year 2016 Proposed Operating Budget as required by the Charter and is able to be viewed by clicking on the link below.




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Certain departments in Town Hall have different hours, but in general, Town Hall is open Mondays, from 8am - 7pm; Tuesday through Thursday, from 8am - 4pm; and Friday from 8am - 1pm. Click here for a specific department's hours.

Groton Town Hall
173 Main Street
Groton, Massachusetts 01450