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Curbside leaf bag pickup has been extended to Friday, December 14th.

Please be advised the MBTA will be conducting work on the commuter rail line. This work will occur along the line overnight, as needed throughout the weeks of December 3rd & December 10th between approximately 10 p.m. & 6 a.m.
 Due to the equipment necessary to perform this work, lights and mild to moderate noise levels can be expected.
Additional information can be found on the MBTA website:

Norwood residents annually dispose of nearly 2,600 tons into their single stream recycling carts. Most of it is truly recyclable but, there are many things that do not belong in your recycling cart. These "non-recyclable" items cost us more money because it is considered a contaminant in the recycling process and must be separated and disposed of elsewhere.
It can be confusing so we're here to help!

     Recycling's Most Common Contaminants
Keep up the great work Norwood!

Norwood is proud to announce that we have officially launched the INTERFACE Mental Health Referral Helpline. This is a free, confidential mental health outpatient referral service for children, adults, and families. Callers are matched with licensed mental health providers from  INTERFACE’s extensive database.   Helpline: 888-244-6843 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
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No All-Night Parking:
It shall be unlawful for the driver of any vehicle, other than one acting in an emergency, to park said vehicle for a period of time longer than two (2) hours between the hours of 12:00 midnight and 6:00 AM of any day on any street or in or upon any Town-owned off-street parking facility, from November 15 through April 1 of each year with out authorization from the Board of Selectmen or their designee.

Beginning in October, 2018, all properties in the Town of Norwood will be inspected.  The company conducting the inspections is Vision Government Solutions.  They will begin visiting all properties, interior and exterior, and taking an exterior photo. Each inspector will carry both a Vision Photo Identification Badge and a Letter of Introduction from the Assessor's Office.  If a person 18 years of age or older is available to allow entry, the data collector will request an interior inspection of the property.  The inspectors will be driving cars with an Assessors' sign posted and will be registered with the Assessors' Office and the Norwood Police.  Please see Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

You may now pay your parking tickets On-Line.
Beginning August 2, 2018, payments may also be paid at the Treasurer's Window

The DPW is now offering two types of Compost Bins.

Beginning December 1st - New Hours
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
Every Saturday - All year long
Remember - Residential Sticker Required

The Norwood Board of Selectmen are proud to partner with Wreaths Across America to place donated wreaths at the graves of fallen soldiers across the country, at sea and, at burial grounds located in other countries.
We are honored that Norwood's Highland Cemetery and Old Parish Cemetery have been included for this years ceremony on December 15th.
If you are interested and donating a wreath or volunteering, please go to