News, Events & Notices
Independence Day Fireworks 7/3Andover's annual "Jerry Silverman" Independence Day Fireworks Display will take place at dusk on Friday, July 3rd at the Andover High School on Shawsheen Road.
Fireworks Safety Information
July 4th FestivitiesFamily Fun in The Park (Bartlet & Chestnut St):
Pancake Breakfast 8:00-11:00 am
Jazz Band 8:00-10:00 am
Horribles Parade line-up 9:00 am
Horribles Parade 9:30 am
Games in The Park 10:00-11:30 am
Middlesex Concert Band 10:30-12:00 pm
Bald Hill Compost Site Closed 7/4The Bald Hill Compost Site will be closed on Saturday, July 4th for the holiday. The site will be open during its normal operating hours on Friday (12pm to 3pm) and Sunday (8am to 4pm).
Summer Safety TipsOutdoor activities including grilling, fireworks, and gardening can be dangerous. Check out these resources to have a safe and happy summer!
Water Distribution Flushing Program PostponedDue to the increased water demand brought forth by seasonal changes, the Town will be postponing the Water Distribution System Flushing Program as of June 26th. The Town will resume the flushing program at a later date.
Temporary Playground Closures - UpdateThe Penguin Park Playground has reopened.
The Ballardvale Playground is still closed for construction of the new playground. The project is expected to be complete in mid July.
Conservation Land Camping OpportunitiesThe Andover Conservation Commission offers periodic camping opportunities on conservation land along the scenic Shawsheen River from April through October. There are fire pits, picnic tables, and a good put-in for canoes and kayaks. Interested campers are required to register with the Conservation Office. A donation of $8.00 per person to cover the cost of the sites portable toilet is requested. A conservation representative accompanies each event. There is no open public camping allowed other than on specific dates. For more information please contact the Conservation Office at email@example.com or 978-623-8311.
BoomerVenture Summer SessionNew classes are beginning at the Center at Punchard and BoomerVenture. The current session runs from June through August. Register now on-line or by mail or walk-in.