News, Events & Notices
Community Shredding Event - 4/12The Town will be sponsoring a free Community Shredding Event at the Memorial Hall Library parking lot on Saturday, April 12th from 9:00 am to Noon. More Information
Winter Safety InformationSafe Winter Driving Tips
General Heating Safety
Chimney & Wood Stove Safety
Carbon Monoxide Safety
Ice & Cold Water Safety
New “Solarize Andover” InitiativeAndover has been selected to participate in the Solarize Mass Program sponsored by the Mass Clean Energy Center and the Mass Department of Energy Resources. Solarize Mass seeks to increase the adoption of small-scale solar electricity in participating communities through a competitive tiered pricing structure that increases the savings for everyone as more home and business owners sign contracts. This initiative is being spearheaded by members of the Andover Green Advisory Board, in collaboration with Town staff. More Information
2014 Annual Town Census FormsThe 2014 annual town census forms were mailed to Andover residents on December 31st. Residents are encouraged to complete and return their census form as soon as possible. For your convenience, special census boxes are available throughout the Town; locations are listed on your census form. If you misplaced or did not receive a census form, please download the form at the following link: More Information
2014 Dog License RenewalsThe 2014 Dog License renewals were mailed on December 10th. Residents are now able to renew their dog’s registration at the Town Clerk’s Office, Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Renewals will also be accepted through the mail by sending a check payable to the Town of Andover, along with the required documentation to the Town Clerk's Office, 36 Bartlet Street, Andover, MA 01810.
The fee for spayed or neutered dogs is now $13.00 with proof from a veterinarian. Intact dogs are $14.00. All dogs must have proof of a current rabies vaccination. The Town’s renewal notice will indicate the information we have on file regarding rabies vaccination expiration and gender. If our information is not accurate, supplemental documentation from a veterinarian is required. All supporting documents will be returned to the pet owner.
Renewals received after February 28th will be assessed a cumulative administrative fee of $5.00 per month.
Snow Emergency Parking Ban RulesDuring a Snow Emergency Parking Ban, as declared by the Andover Police Department, there will be no parking allowed on any streets in Andover, except for public safety, public works and public utility vehicles. Also, no vehicles shall be parked or positioned at anytime in such a manner as to interfere with snow removal and sanding operations. Vehicles in violation of these rules shall be ticketed and towed at the owner’s expense.
Snow Emergencies will be announced on two public access television stations (Comcast Ch. 22 and Verizon Ch. 45) and posted on the Town website at andoverma.gov. Residents may also call the Highway Department at 978-623-8426, ext. 11, to find out if a ban has been declared. The parking bans will remain in effect until the notices are removed.