Posts By: betsy

Sumner Tunnel Closure May 5-7, 2017

SUMNER TUNNEL NIGHT FULL CLOSURES: May 5 – 7, 2017 Friday 9pm – 9am Saturday Saturday 9pm – 9am Sunday Sunday 9pm – 5am Monday Beginning on Friday, May 5 at 9pm MassDOT will demolish the existing toll booths at the entrance to the Sumner Tunnel. This will require full nighttime closures of the tunnel…. Read more »

Sail Boston – Sail Winthrop

Sail Boston – Sail Winthrop Tall Ships Parade of Sail event Saturday, June 17, 2017 Opportunity to have a booth on Yirrell Beach during the Parade of Sail Interested vendors must contact Joseph Domelowicz in the Town Manager’s office by Thursday, May 11 at 5 p.m. to secure a location at Yirrell Beach to sell… Read more »

National Grid work in Winthrop CBD

Here is an update on the National Grid work on Pleasant Street and the Center Business District. Crew 1 4/24 to 4/28 the crew will continue to install main on Pleasant Street. Crew 2 4/24 to 4/28- The crew completed test holes on Cottage Park and will now continue with test holes on Somerset Ave…. Read more »

Arbor Day at the Deane Winthrop House

Join WIHA for Arbor Day at the Deane Winthrop House, 40 Shirley St., Saturday, April 29th from 11am-2pm.  It is a day of service, celebration and dedication of trees.  Enjoy some cherry pie and craft making in the barn.

Chamber Office Hours April 5-18

The Winthrop Chamber of Commerce will have limited office hours between April 5th - April 18th.  The office will be open from 10 AM - 2 PM on April 5th-6th and April 12th-13th.  If you need Winthrop Gift Certificates they are available at Woodside Ace Hardware.

Winthrop Street Sweeping Schedule

The Town of Winthrop conducts Street Sweeping operations on the last full week of the month (last week with a Friday) from April through October between 7:00 AM and 4:00 PM on the day of a street’s trash collection.  If there is a holiday on the week sweeping would normally occur, sweeping is done a… Read more »

Winthrop Parking Ban 3-14-17

Due to incoming weather, Winthrop DPW will begin a Snow Emergency Parking Ban as of 8:00 AM on Tuesday, March 14th.  No trash pick-up on Tuesday.  Trash pick-up will be delayed one day for the rest of the week.

CBD Meetings – Infrastructure work

PRESS RELEASE Neighborhood Meetings to discuss plan for Centre Business District Infrastructure work Tuesday, March 14 at 9 a.m. & Monday, March 20 at 4 p.m. E.B. Newton Cultural Center, Lyceum Room 45 Pauline Street (WINTHROP, MA – March 8, 2017) – Town Manager James McKenna and the town administration invites the public and particularly… Read more »