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“Why We Need Dark Skies: The Impact of Light Pollution on Human and Planetary Health”

Light pollution is one of the fastest growing environmental problems, because it negatively impacts our nighttime environment, our climate, and the health of humans, animals, and plants.

10 Minute Citizen Covers Aug. 25 Select Board Meeting

On August 25th, the Select Board approved the charge and membership criteria for the new Diversity, Equity and Inclusion committee, heard updates about upcoming road improvements on Carlisle and Littleton Roads, and adopted two new policies.

Hill Orchard Opens for the Season

Hill Orchard farm stand will be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday 7/24, 7/25 and 7/26 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The stand sells fresh vegetables and berries, pies and other baked goods. Shoppers are asked to wear face coverings. Social distancing rules apply and shoppers may have to wait if too many people are inside the building.

WestfordCAT Weekly News – July 17, 2020

This week on WestfordCAT news, the School Committee supports a resolution by the teachers union, town officials are projecting a budget deficit; the Farmers Market opens for the season.

VIDEO: State Representatives Give Presentation on Climate Protection Bill

State Rep. of the 2nd Middlesex District, James Arciero along with state Rep. Joan Meschino of the 3rd Plymouth District, discuss Meschino's bill "2050 Roadmap to a Clean and Thriving Commonwealth" (H832).

All Non-essential Outdoor Watering is Prohibited until Further Notice

For updates visit the Water Department website at www.westfordma.gov/water. 

VIDEO: Westford Business Association Holds 6th Annual Town Manager Meeting

The Westford Business Association held their 6th annual Town Manager Meeting on March 4, 2020 at Juniper Networks in Westford. Hosted by Eastern Bank's AVP Bank Manager, Paul Playe, four of the area's town administrators gave presentations regarding the economic developments within Acton, Chelmsford, Littleton, and Westford.

WestfordCAT Weekly News – November 8, 2019

Injured school principal Kevin LaCoste pays a visit to the Robinson Elementary School to read to a book to his students. See what famous singer/songer writer pays tribute to him in a video. Westford health officials give tips on avoiding the flu. A real estate developer is bringing some new restaurants to town.