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Worcester was awarded approximately $146 million from the US Department of Treasury and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
The City of Worcester is working to attract new residents, visitors and businesses through redevelopment projects such as the Worcester Red Sox's Polar Park.
Informing Worcester is the City's new open data portal, focusing on functional transparency. Anyone interested can find facts, figures and more on life in the City.
Join us in developing a citywide long-range plan that focuses on inclusion, integrity and innovation as core values guiding growth and change in the city.
Worcester was first established as a town in 1722 and later became a city in 1848. The City of Worcester is governed by a Council-Manager, or Plan E, form of government with a popularly elected Mayor, 11 City Council Members and a City Manager. Worcester's eleven City Council members are responsible for representing the interests and needs of their city and community. There are six Councilors-at-Large and five Councilors that each represent a specific district in Worcester (Districts 1-5). Learn more about each of the city leaders.
The City of Worcester has been awarded $8.6 million for the hiring of 30 firefighters to supplement the expansion of the Worcester Fire Department.
Posted: Thursday 09/28/23
The City of Worcester will host a ceremony Thursday celebrating the official unveiling of Coal Mine Brook Park.
Posted: Tuesday 09/26/23
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced that West Nile Virus has been detected in mosquitos for a second time collected in a trap on the western side of the Grafton Hill neighborhood. The Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project CMMCP has scheduled a truck-mounted pesticide application to the designated area for after sunset on Thursday, Sept. 21, weather permitting.
Posted: Wednesday 09/20/23
When: Monday 10/02/23 4:00 PM
Where: Worcester Senior Center, 128 Providence Street
When: Monday 10/02/23 5:30 PM
Where: City Hall, Levi Lincoln Chamber, 455 Main Street
When: Monday 10/02/23 6:00 PM
Where: City Hall, Esther Howland Chamber, 455 Main Street
When: Monday 10/02/23 6:30 PM
Where: Inspectional Services, 25 Meade Street
When: Tuesday 10/03/23 4:45 PM
Where: Durkin Administration Building, Room 410, 20 Irving Street
Eversource and National Grid authorized vendors will be in Worcester during the month of October bringing the Mass Save Main Streets program to Worcester small businesses!...
Posted: Friday 09/29/23 4:06 PM
The City of Worcester has been awarded $8.6 million from FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency for the hiring of 30 firefighters to supplement the expansion of the Worcester Fire Department....
Posted: Friday 09/29/23 10:38 AM
City Council 09/26/2023
Posted: Tuesday 09/26/23 6:30 PM
Join us Thursday, September 28 at 3:00 p.m. for the official unveiling of Coal Mine Brook Park....
Posted: Tuesday 09/26/23 1:45 PM