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Lower Merrimack Valley Regional Collaborative Launches Vaccine Clinics for Ages 5 - 11

The Lower Merrimack Valley Regional Collaborative, a group of 9 cities and towns led by the City of Amesbury, launched new vaccine clinics... more ››

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Public Disclosure Notice: FY22 Proposed Assessed Property Valuations

In accordance with Mass General Laws, the fiscal year 2022 assessed values for all properties in the city of Amesbury have been adjusted to... more ››

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Amesbury Housing Trust Shares a Progress and Funding Report

The Amesbury Housing Trust, which was convened in March 2021 after being... more ››

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City of Amesbury Provides a Financial Update, including 2021 Free Cash Certification

In early October 2021, the City of Amesbury received news of our free cash certification and a reaffirmation of our bond rating.

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City of Amesbury Receives U.S. Economic Development Administration Grant for Downtown Resiliency Project

Mayor Kassandra Gove is happy to announce that the City of Amesbury received a $22,500 grant from the US Economic Development... more ››

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Amesbury Mascot Review Committee Requests Community Input

In March the Amesbury School Committee heard a presentation from Amesbury High School students regarding the mascot / school identifier for... more ››

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I AMesbury 2030: Recreation and Learning

Hi Amesbury, Feel that nip in the air? The change of seasons is right around the corner, and I don’t know about you but I’m ready for it!

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Amesbury Fire Department Receives Grant for $2,112,921.84; Allows for Hiring of 8 Additional Firefighters

Mayor Kassandra Gove is thrilled to announce that the City of Amesbury has received another FEMA grant to support the Amesbury Fire... more ››

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Mayor’s Blog: Construction Season Continues in Amesbury

In the Fiscal Year 2022 budget, I worked with our department heads to dedicate resources for much needed infrastructure improvements and... more ››

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City of Amesbury MIIA Well Aware Team Receives $15,000 Grant for Workplace Wellness

The City of Amesbury’s MIIA Well Aware Committee, led by Cindy Yetman and including Alyssa Premo from the Mayor’s Office, Laura Kilgore... more ››

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City of Amesbury Focuses on Affordable Housing

Mayor Kassandra Gove is committed to making Amesbury an affordable place to live, and together with Angela Cleveland, Director of Community... more ››

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Amesbury Fire Department Receives Almost $1 Million FEMA Grant for New Aerial Ladder Truck

Mayor Kassandra Gove is happy to announce that the City of Amesbury received $947,619.05 as part of FEMA’s FY2020 Assistance to... more ››

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Amesbury Police and The Pettengill House, Inc. Team Up to Support Amesbury Public Schools

Mayor Kassandra Gove is proud to formally introduce ASSET – the Amesbury School Support & Empowerment Team – a group of professionals... more ››

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City of Amesbury Adopts 25 MPH Speed Limit

Under Massachusetts General Law c. 90 § 17C, municipalities can adopt a 25 mph speed limit in thickly settled areas to decrease speeding... more ››

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City of Amesbury Renews Comcast Cable License, Negotiating New Benefits Over the 10-Year Term

The City of Amesbury renewed Comcast Cable Communications Management’s license in July, and negotiated changes under the new license which... more ››

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Prepare for Tropical Storm Henri - August 21-23, 2021

Tropical Storm Henri, which is expected to develop into Hurricane Henri, is predicted to impact Massachusetts beginning on Saturday night (... more ››

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Mayor Gove Provides Update on Former Microfab Inc. Site

In 2016, Amesbury City Council passed a resolution supporting the cleanup of the former Microfab Inc.

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Senator Diana DiZoglio Secures $100,000 for Lake Gardner

Earlier this year, Senator Diana DiZoglio submitted a request to earmark $100,000 in State funds for Lake Gardner.

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I AMesbury 2030: Open Space and Recreation

Hi Amesbury, This weather lately is just so New England - rain, sun, rain, sun!

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