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Mayor Mitchell Outlines Five-Year Plan to Address City’s Facilities and Equipment Needs

New Bedford, Massachusetts –At a press briefing earlier today against the backdrop of a scaffold-clad City Hall, Mayor Jon Mitchell and several department heads outlined the City’s Capital Improvement Program (CIP). The CIP is a long-term plan for addressing the facility and equipment needs of the City of New Bedford, first introduced in 2013 and […]

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New Bedford Library Partners With PACE to Fight Hunger

Library Accepting Food Donations in Exchange for Waiver of Overdue Fees New Bedford, Massachusetts –The New Bedford Free Public Library is now accepting donations of nonperishable food items in exchange for forgiveness of fees from overdue library materials until November 28, 2014. The food collected during the “Food for Fines” program will support the PACE […]

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City Seeks Public Input in Developing Long-Term Plan for Funding Housing and Community Development Priorities

Housing & Community Development Releases Survey Seeking Public Input New Bedford, Massachusetts –New Bedford Office of Housing & Community Development (OHCD) is conducting a consolidated planning process which will serve as the framework for a community-wide dialogue to identify housing and community development priorities for federal funding New Bedford will receive over the next five […]

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New Bedford Senior Centers Host Food Drive to Benefit Seniors in Need

New Bedford, Massachusetts – The New Bedford Council on Aging has organized a New a food drive to help local seniors in need during the holiday season. Donations of non-perishable food items will be collected at all New Bedford Senior Centers and will be distributed to senior center patrons. Any excess food items collected will […]

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New Bedford Posting Signs to Encourage Safe Driving In and Around School Zones

New Bedford, Massachusetts–In an effort to encourage motorists to use caution and drive with care both in and around school zones, the City of New Bedford is posting signs encouraging drivers to “Drive Like Your Kids Live Here.” The signs are being posted near schools throughout the City to remind drivers to exercise safe driving […]

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New Bedford Declared America’s Top Fishing Port

2013 Landed Value at $379 Million Ranks City #1 for 14th Year in a Row New Bedford, Massachusetts – In its annual report, Fisheries of the United States, NOAA announced today the latest data on U.S. recreational catch and commercial fish landings and value. For the fourteenth consecutive year, the Port of New Bedford is […]

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New Bedford Welcomes Locals to Hometown Tourist Weekend!

New Bedford, Massachusetts –The City of New Bedford Office of Tourism & Marketing has partnered with the Connecting for Change Conference to offer “Hometown Tourist Weekend” on Saturday, October 25, and Sunday, October 26, encouraging New Bedford residents to explore their city and visitors to discover everything New Bedford has to offer with special deals. […]

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City of New Bedford Launches Destination New Bedford App

New Bedford, Massachusetts –The City of New Bedford Office of Tourism & Marketing has launched the City’s first app designed to enhance the visitor experience and offers the opportunity to explore New Bedford with the touch of their phone. The new app is available in both Apple and Android platforms as well as for tablet […]

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Homework Helpers Television Show Begins New Season

New Bedford, Massachusetts- The New Bedford Cable Network has announced the national award-winning “Homework Helpers” live television show hosted by New Bedford Public Schools teachers has begun its third season. Current and retired New Bedford Public Schools teachers host the half-hour call-in show on New Bedford’s Education Channel 9 and provide helpful instruction and advice […]

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New Bedford Cable Network Receives Awards at Regional Video Festival

New Bedford, Massachusetts- The New Bedford Cable Network was honored with three Alliance for Community Media awards at the Annual Northeast region festival held in Nashua, New Hampshire on Saturday night, October 11th. The Northeast Region encompasses Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont. Programs broadcast by local cable outlets during […]

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New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell Presents his Vision for a Green Energy Future at “Smart Cities” Conference

Calls New Bedford an epicenter of the green economy, Cites City’s rank as both #1 in solar energy and #1 in offshore wind energy New Bedford, Massachusetts – New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell is a featured speaker today at the “Smart Cities Council” conference in Purchase, New York. The gathering is convened by the Smart […]

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Commission for Citizens with Disabilities to Make Safety Lights Available to Residents with Wheelchairs or Scooters

  New Bedford, Massachusetts – The New Bedford Commission for Citizens with Disabilities has announced that it will make safety lights available to city residents with motorized wheelchairs or scooters to help improve safety for operators and motorists. The Commission for Citizens with Disabilities will make the lights available at a cost of $5.00. To […]

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