Parking Ban In Effect as of Sat. 1/19/19 @ 11am

The Town of Dudley has initiated a town-wide parking ban as of 11:00 am today, 1/19/19.  Please assist the highway department in their job of clearing the roadways, by moving any vehicles parked on a public street.  Any vehicle left on any roadway is subject to being ticketed and towed.  This ban shall remain in effect until further notice.  Thank you for your cooperation.

Farmer Forum: Hemp Discussion with MA Dept of AG Resources

As a follow up to our December Agricultural Meeting, We are reminding Farmers that this Thursday, January 17th at 6:30PM, The MA Dept. of Agricultural Resources will be coming to Dudley, at our request, to Discuss recent developments with HEMP.

Meeting will be held at the Dudley Town Hall, 71 West Main Street, Dudley, MA 01571 at 6:30PM
Selectman Room, 321A

Agenda:
• Guest Speaker: Taryn LaScola-Miner (Director Crop and Pest Services Division, Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources)
• Talk About HEMP
• What is involved in growing it, harvesting it, testing it
• Does MA Recognize some of the 3% seed being certified in CO as being ok here
• What is process, regulations and reporting/testing requirements
• How Does New Federal Farm Bill Affect Current MA Regs
• Farm Bill: Treating HEMP like Ordinary AG Commodity – doesn’t that mean just like Corn
• Could Dudley Farmers Unite and do a Single Application with State, representing 30 farms and work as a Cooperative under guidance of Town and MDAR?
• Pesticides and Hemp – Learn more
• Q&A : Open Informal Discussion

Community Development Strategy Forum – January 23, 2019 @ 7:15pm

The Dudley Planning Board will host a public forum on the Town’s draft Community Development Strategy on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 7:15pm at the Dudley Municipal Complex, Room 321A.  Interested residents are encouraged

Download (CDSTRATEGYMEETING01_23_2019.pdf , PDF)

to attend to discuss the strategy.  Help set Dudley’s community development and related grant-seeking priorities for the next few years!

Job Openings: Gentex Machine Operators

Do You Know Someone Looking For a Good Job?

Gentex (in Dudley) is still hiring machine operators – all shifts.
These are full time, 12 hours shift roles, and every other weekend is required.

New hires starting on the 10th or 17th will receive holiday pay for Christmas and New Year’s.

Stop by today to fill out an application!
183 West Main Street, Dudley, MA 01571

Gentex Dudley MA

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