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Learn more about MEMA’s temporary Emergency Assistance Central Intake Center in Devens.

November 22, 2022

Letter to Devens Residents

Letter to Devens Businesses

FAQs

Baker-Polito Administration Files $139 Million Supplemental Budget to Address Emergency Temporary Shelter Needs

Baker-Polito Administration Announces New Intake Center to Facilitate Emergency Shelter Needs

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA)

Devens residents and businesses can reach out to Meg Delorier at 978-784-2929 or mdelorier@massdevelopment.com with any questions or concerns.

Devens Annual Report FY 2022

November 30, 2022

View the Devens Annual Report FY 2022 here.

Devens Weekly News

November 23, 2022

Have a happy and healthy Thanksgiving holiday!, Devens Coin Show, Voting Info, and Calendar.

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Devens Weekly News

November 18, 2022

Devens Resident Dinner, Voting Information, Regional Shuttle, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

November 11, 2022

Voting Information, TaraVista Behavioral Health Center celebrates its sixth anniversary, Devens shuttle service, DEAC Update, and Calendar.

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Devens Weekly News

November 04, 2022

Annual Devens Resident's Dinner, Shuttle Service, DEAC Update, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

October 28, 2022

Devens Dog & Music Festival, Devens' Halloween Parade, Assessor News, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

October 21, 2022

Devens' Halloween Parade, Devens Educational Advisory Committee update, The Great Exchange, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

October 14, 2022

Dragonfly Wellness celebrates the opening of IridESSENCE Community Health Collaborative, The Great Exchange has new items, Devens Dog & Music Festival, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

October 07, 2022

Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry who received the Community Partner of the Year Award, DPW & Recreation's newly acquired field painting robot has been christened, Lil’ Ro, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

September 30, 2022

Jordan Clark newest member of the Devens Fire Department, Devens Board of Assessors, Harvest Fest, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

September 23, 2022

Devens Dog & Music Festival, 27th Annual Fire & Life Safety Education Conference, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

September 16, 2022

Local news & calendar of events

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Devens Weekly News

September 09, 2022

Town of Ayer & Devens Community Awarded $282,640, Breast Cancer Awareness Shirts, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

September 02, 2022

Local News: Mulch Fires, Noise Alert, and Seussical.

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Devens Weekly News

August 26, 2022

Fort Devens Day photos, Devens Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center, Seussical the Musical, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

August 19, 2022

Topics Include: Fort Devens Day food and vendor list, Fort Devens Museum, Back to School Info, and calendar of events

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Devens Weekly News

August 12, 2022

Fort Devens Day food and vendor list, Massachusetts' drought status, and calendar of events

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Devens Weekly News

August 05, 2022

Fort Devens Day Celebration Information, Volunteers Needed, 5K Huff & Cuff, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

July 29, 2022

Fort Devens Day Information, Devens Farmer's Market, Fort Devens Restoration Advisory Board, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

July 22, 2022

Fort Devens Day & Summer Celebration Information, Patton Road Closure, Devens Farmer's Market, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

July 15, 2022

Devens Farmer's Market, Firework Testing, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

July 08, 2022

Devens Firefighters Training, Devens Farmer's Market, Yoga on Rogers, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

July 01, 2022

Happy 4th of July, Devens Farmers Market, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

June 24, 2022

Devens Farmers Market, 2021 Water Quality Report, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

June 17, 2022

Devens Workforce Ride Program, Mirror Lake Beach Passes, Yoga on Rogers, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

June 10, 2022

Mirror Lake Family Fun Day, Road work in Devens, Federal Bureau of Prisons, FMC Devens hiring event, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

June 03, 2022

Devens Food Truck & Craft Festival this weekend, DEAC survey, and calendar of events.

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May 27, 2022

Local Happenings, DEAC Update, Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

May 13, 2022

Three Can't-Miss Events in Devens this Summer, Around Town, Devens Resident Updates, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

May 06, 2022

Fort Devens Police Officer Christian Robinson, Save the Date for Food Truck & Craft Festival 2022, Devens Dog and Pet Animal Licenses, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

April 29, 2022

Devens Community Yard Sale, Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry's Neighborhood Food Project, DEAC News, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

April 22, 2022

Earth Day Celebrations, Devens Farmer's Market, Community Yard Sale, and Calendar of Events.

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How four Massachusetts communities are thinking outside of the box to save the environment

USA Today, by Hadley Barndollar • April 21, 2022

When corporate offices opt for new furniture, or close up shop entirely as remote work culture persists, where do the discarded chairs and desks go? The filing cabinets, manila folders and cubicle panels?

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Devens Weekly News

April 15, 2022

Dick’s Market Garden, Bio-techne Hiring Event, Devens Community Yard Sale, and Devens Recreation Calendar 2022.

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April 08, 2022

Devens Fire Department, Ribbon Cutting, Mirror Lake, and Easter Egg Hunt.

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April 01, 2022

Easter Egg Hunt, Mirror Lake, Shout-out to Marty's Cafe & Deli, Pathway at King Street's Topping-off Ceremony.

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Devens Weekly News

March 25, 2022

Devens Fire Department, Nashua River Watershed Association (NRWA) Events, Calendar of Events. 

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Devens Weekly News

March 18, 2022

Marty's Corner Cafe & Deli, Welcome to Devens, Women's History Month, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

March 11, 2022

Devens Fire House Update, Food Truck Vendors Wanted, Women's History Month, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

March 04, 2022

Jessica Strunkin's Retweet, Devens DPW, Willy Wonka at the Cannon Theatre, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

February 24, 2022

Parking Ban, Devens Fire Dept. Training, Willie Wonka at the Cannon Theatre, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

February 18, 2022

Things to do on Winter Break, Top Tweet, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

February 11, 2022

Happy Valentine's Day, Featured Tweet, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

February 04, 2022

Snow Removal, Ice Skating Rink Update, DEAC Announcement, MWCC Training, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

January 28, 2022

Parking Ban Information, Ice Skating on Rogers Field, Clear Path for Veterans Canine Service Dog program, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

January 21, 2022

Devens Fire Dept. Receives Grant, Ice Rink Opening, Featured Tweet, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

January 14, 2022

Mask Advisory for Devens, From the Fire Chief's Desk, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

January 07, 2022

Mask Advisory for Devens, Devens DPW & Recreation Update, MassDevelopment's Annual Report, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

December 30, 2021

Mask Update, Devens Residents: Sand & Salt Available, Tweet of the Week, and Calendar of Events.

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Devens Weekly News

December 23, 2021

Happy Holidays, Tweet of the Week, and Calendar of Events.

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After years of doubts, hopes grow that nuclear fusion is finally for real and could help address climate change

Boston Globe, David Abel • December 22, 2021

DEVENS — It’s been compared to everything from a holy grail to fool’s gold: the ultimate solution to clean, readily available energy or an expensive delusion diverting scarce money and brainpower from the urgent needs of rapidly addressing climate change.

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Nuclear Fusion Startup Facility Isn’t the Only Project Heating Up Central Massachusetts Construction Market

Engineering News-Record, by Scott Van Voorhis • December 22, 2021

Beyond being the future site of a revolutionary nuclear fusion startup, a decommissioned military base in Central Massachusetts has become one of the hot spots for construction in Massachusetts beyond Boston, with more than $1 billion in development activity. Construction on hundreds of millions of dollars in new life sciences and other projects is underway or nearing completion at the former Fort Devens Military Base.

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Devens Weekly News

December 17, 2021

Tweet of the Week, Devens Fire Chief Tim Kelley, DEAC News, and Calendar of Events.

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How Little Bee Bookshop came to be

The Harvard Press, by Carlene Phillips • December 17, 2021

“I’m going to own a children’s bookstore in downtown Ayer,” declared Devens resident Debra Rivera one day in the summer of 2020 while sitting on the back porch with her husband. “Imagine children coming into the Little Bee Bookshop,” he responded immediately.

“And it was that simple—I knew it couldn’t be called anything else,” said Rivera. She explained that the name Debra means “bee” in Hebrew, and her husband and his family had often given her bee-themed gifts.

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Devens Weekly News

December 10, 2021

Tweet of the Week, Devens Fire Department Training, The Great Exchange, DEAC, and more.

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Devens Weekly News

December 03, 2021

Devens 2021 Annual Report, Tweet of the Week, Toys for Tots, and Calendar of Events.

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A Massachusetts company leads as the race for fusion energy heats up

WBUR, Bruce Gellerman • December 02, 2021

Some of the same billionaires who pioneered the commercialization of space are now using their fortunes to fund companies to create the energy source of the stars on earth. And a new round of funding is sending MIT spin-off Commonwealth Fusion Systems into orbit.

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