Manager's Minute

The purpose of this blog is to inform the public of issues in Acton that don’t always surface in the news media, but are important to the Town and its residents. I hope that you enjoy this and more importantly, find it useful. Sign-up to be notified of updates.

Aug 17

Acton Awarded $400,000 for Complete Streets Program

Posted on August 17, 2016 at 11:48 AM by Steven Ledoux

The Town of Acton has been awarded a $400,000 grant to commence implementation of its Complete Streets program. Last year, the Town received National Recognition as the sixth best Complete Streets policy in the United States.

Details of the grant can be found at this link:
Aug 17

Fire Chief Appointment

Posted on August 17, 2016 at 11:24 AM by Steven Ledoux

Robert Hart, a 28 year veteran of the Acton Fire Department and Acting Fire Chief for the past four months, has been appointed as the Fire Chief. I wish Chief Hart all the best and look forward to working with him.

Congratulations, Robert!
Jun 29

Government Finance Officers Association Award

Posted on June 29, 2016 at 1:57 PM by Steven Ledoux

I am pleased to announce that the “Government Finance Officers Association” (GFOA) has awarded our Finance Department with a “Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting” based upon the Town’s FY15 audit submission. 

The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management