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Posted on: April 13, 2022

Can Reducing our Garbage Help our Climate?

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In a word, yes!

Greenhouse gases - which warm our atmosphere, make glaciers melt and contribute to extreme weather conditions - are reduced when we cut down on garbage by practicing the 3 R's - Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.

How so? Take soda cans for ...

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Chatham Recycles
Posted on: April 13, 2022

What about E-Waste?

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E-WASTE:  REUSING TRUMPS RECYCLING

When it comes to computers (as well as TV's and many other appliances) while recycling is always a better option than simply throwing it away, did you know that there is an even more environmentally-friendly way ...

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Chatham Recycles
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Tap Vs. Bottled

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TAP vs. BOTTLED.....AND THE WINNER IS!.......

Glug, glug, glug--that's the sound a ginormous number of us make as we sip bottled water in our cars, at the gym, behind our desks, etc.

The sound you DON'T hear is the thwack of 60 million bot...

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Chatham Recycles
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Why don't some people recycle?

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Why don't some people Recycle???

Survey answers & matching tips.

#1 Reason: Too difficult or inconvenient at home.

#2: I don't have enough to recycle.

#3: Too difficult or inconvenient at the Transfer Station.

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#1: Set up a...

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Chatham Recycles
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Water Bottle Refill Stations

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They're HEERE!!!

ChathamRecycles is happy, proud and grateful to report that the three Water Bottle Refill Stations approved by Chatham residents at the May, 2019 Annual Town Meeting - in spite of a myriad of delays including other scheduled town ...

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Chatham Recycles

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News Flash

Posted on: April 12, 2023

Housing Visioning & Survey Results

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Presented at the April 11, 2023 Affordable Housing Trust Meeting.

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Posted on: April 5, 2023

Community Housing Survey Results

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Community Housing Survey Results

Survey results will be presented, and feedback solicited, at the meeting of the Affordable Housing Trust, April 11, 2023, after the Select Board Meeting

At the April 11th meeting of the Affordable Housing Trust, consultants ...

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Housing News
Posted on: February 22, 2023

Community Housing Survey

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Community Housing Survey

Open February 22 through March 12

The Town of Chatham would like to hear from you!

Please take the 5-8 minute survey about affordable and attainable housing development scenarios at two Town-owned properties:  Main Street, W...

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Housing News
Posted on: February 10, 2023

Second Community Engagement Forum for Affordable & Attainable Housing

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Second Community Engagement Forum for Affordable and Attainable Housing Wednesday February 15 at 5:00 pm

This hybrid meeting will take place in the large meeting room at the Town Hall Annex

The Town of Chatham, along with Consultants Barrett Planning Group ...

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Housing News

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Posted on: February 15, 2024 | Last Modified on: December 6, 2023

Chatham Municipal Airport Annual Open House

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A day of planes, trains, and automobiles! Join us at the Chatham Municipal Airport on Saturday, June 8th from 10AM to 2PM.

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Posted on: December 6, 2023

Recent News

Access various alerts including road closures, parking alerts, boil water advisories, and more. Alerts will be displayed at the top of the website when active. Visitors can also sign up to receive notifications on specific categories to always stay inform...

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Posted on: December 6, 2023

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Posted on: December 6, 2023

Reporting Aircraft/Airport Concerns

Learn how you can report aircraft noise, low flying aircraft, ground operation concerns, and airport policy concerns.

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News Flash

Posted on: February 22, 2024

Half Staff Notification

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Please be advised that Massachusetts Governor Maura Healey has ordered that the United States of America Flag and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings beginning at sunrise Friday, February 23, 2024, until ...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: February 6, 2024

Low Lying Roads Public Meeting

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The Town of Chatham and the Cape Cod Commission (Commission) will host a second workshop on the Low-Lying Roads Project virtually on Thursday, February 29, 2024, at 6 p.m. 

The workshop will provide an opportunity to learn about and discuss possib...

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

MA Presidential Primary is March 5, 2024

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The Massachusetts Presidential Primary is Tuesday, March 5th. Polls will be open at the Community Center, 712 Main Street, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The last day to register to vote in the Primary is Saturday, February 24th. The Town Clerk's Office, 5...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: January 26, 2024

Request Past Tax Information Online

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The Treasurer/Collector's Office has added a new feature to help you prepare to file your taxes this year. 

If you need copies of prior year taxes/utilities paid to the Town, you can now request them online. Just indicate the tax year you...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: January 22, 2024

George Ryder Road Shared Use Path Construction

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Work is underway on the George Ryder Road Shared-Use Path to connect the Old Colony Rail Trail to Route 28. Lawrence-Lynch Corp. is constructing an 8.5 ft wide recreation path along the east side of George Ryder Road to facilitate safe travel along this c...

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: December 15, 2023

Public Notice - Filing of Notice of Intent (NOI) for Watershed Permit

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Public Notice is hereby given that the Town has filed a NOI for a Watershed Permit for the watersheds of Taylors Pond/Mill Creek; Sulfur Springs/Bucks Creek; Cockle Cove Creek; and Stage Harbor with the MassDEP Watershed Permitting Program.

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Posted on: November 20, 2023

Short Term Rental Online Registry Active

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The Town of Chatham’s short-term rental online registry is now active. 

The registry is required under the Board of Health’s Short Term Rental Regulations adopted on April 24, 2023. Registration of a short-term rental property ...

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Access the Registry Here. Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: March 2, 2023

Barnstable County Launches ‘AquiFund’

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This program will help homeowners afford septic system replacements and upgrades. The County’s Community Residential Septic Loan Program Expansion will also help improve Cape Cod’s water quality.

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Posted on: December 2, 2022

Sewer Construction Update - February 16, 2024

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View the latest Sewer Construction Update.

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Posted on: August 24, 2022

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Town of Chatham News & Updates
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: August 6, 2021

The Mainsheet - February 23, 2024

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The name of our e-newsletter, selected from submissions by our community, reflects Chatham’s maritime history, is reminiscent of the front page of a newspaper, and it is a fun play on Main Street, where you go to be part of all that is happening in Town!

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Welcome Video from Town Manager Jill R. Goldsmith

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Chatham Town Manager Jill Goldsmith welcomes the public to the new website and introduces town departments and services.

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Town Spotlight