City officials, family to open Noah’s Place Playground

Monday, November 20, 2017 at 10 a.m. Marine Park – 102 Popes Island, New Bedford New Bedford, Massachusetts– Mayor Jon […]

2017 New Bedford Veterans Day Parade is Saturday, Nov. 11

Organizers of New Bedford’s Veterans Day Parade today extended an invitation to area residents to attend New Bedford’s 2017 Veterans […]

Eight New Bedford Cable Network Programs Receive Awards for Excellence

New Bedford, Massachusetts- The Northeast Chapter of the Alliance for Community Media recently recognized three outstanding original programs produced and […]

Mayor Mitchell joins 27 Massachusetts mayors in push to change federal drug policy

Letter requests restoration of DEA enforcement authority to pursue unlawful prescription drug distribution New Bedford, Massachusetts- Mayor Jon Mitchell has […]

Notice of Intent to Apply for US EPA Brownfields Cleanup Grants

November 2, 2017 The City of New Bedford intends to submit proposals for two US Environmental Protection Agency Brownfields Cleanup […]

Homeless Service Providers Network presents the Rev. David Lima with its annual Sister Rose Award

New Bedford, Massachusetts- The City’s Homeless Service Providers Network presented The Rev. David Lima, Executive Minister at the InterChurch Council […]

Mayor Jon Mitchell’s letter to Governor Charlie Baker regarding education and housing issues for families relocating due to Hurricane Maria.

October 31, 2017   Governor Charlie Baker Office of the Governor State House, Boston  02133   Dear Governor Baker, As […]

AFSCME union reaches agreement with City on multi-year contract

New Bedford, Massachusetts- New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) union […]

Mayor, City officials unveil new NBFD fire vehicles

New Bedford, Massachusetts- New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell, Fire Chief Michael Gomes, and City officials unveiled the New Bedford Fire […]

Mayor Jon Mitchell to Hold October Neighborhood Office Hours at Lawler Library

  New Bedford, Massachusetts – Mayor Mitchell will hold neighborhood office hours for the month of October on Tuesday, October […]