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Update about the coming storm from Mayor Kennedy

3/13/17 – Posted to Mayor Kennedy’s fb page this morning: “Updates on parking bans, school closures and trash pick up will be available after 3p.m. meeting with City and State emergency officials. If you havent already signed up for our “Rapid Notify”, which calls the number you provide to alert you of emergency alerts, parking…

LCTV in New Digs on Union Street

3/8/17 Lynn Community Television, which was temporarily housed in City Hall, finally has a home at 181 Union Street, downtown. Though not completely finished, the studio is operational and programming is already being created in the new space. Director of Operations Sean Donahue hopes the empty walls will eventually be filled with artwork by partnering with…

Tim Ring, Teacher at LEHS

Lynn English teacher Tim Ring passed way Saturday, March 4th. “Mr. Ring,” as his students knew him, “Shared and taught the great history of Lynn when everyone else was calling it ‘Sin city.’” said his son, David Ring. “He cared about things when no one else did.” Life-long Lynner Tim Ring also hosted Lynn Public Auctions…

Lynn Youth Summer Jobs for 2017

Lynn Youth Summer Job applications are available at City Hall in Room 412, the Lynn Department of Public Works on Commercial Street, or online at lynnma.gov All applications must be returned to the Lynn City Hall Personnel Department, Room 412, by Friday, May 5, 2017 For further information, please contact Lisa Nerich at 781-268-8000 ext.…

Lynn Police Warn of Scammers Preying on ICE Fears

2/23/17 In this release, the Lynn Police also say there have been no ICE raids in the city. A message from the Lynn Police Department – LAW ENFORCEMENT DOES NOT SOLICIT MONEY IN EXCHANGE FOR NOT REPORTING IMMIGRANT STATUS There are rumors being spread that there have been ICE raids recently throughout the City of…

The Parking Ban is Over!

2/13/17 The snow emergency parking ban is over, but those who parked in school lots will have until 6pm to remove their vehicles. It’s best not to wait until the last minute, as they will aggressively tow vehicles left after 6pm so lots can be cleared for school tomorrow. TRASH PICKUP From the Lynn DPW…

No School Monday, Parking Ban Begins Tonight

2/12/17 Well folks, the weekend just got longer. There is no school in Lynn on February 13th, 2017 and a parking ban begins tonight with another storm on its way. The blue lights are on now and you can start parking in school lots immediately, but you have until 9pm – no one will be towed…

Lynn Schools Closed Friday, Parking Ban Update

2.9.17 Lynn Public Schools will be closed Friday, February 10, 2017. Enjoy the snow day and help your parents, neighbors and friends shovel out. The snow emergency parking ban will end at 11pm tonight. Remove your cars from school lots by 6am Friday or they will be ticketed and towed! Updated trash & recycling information…