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Street light improvements for Eastern, Broadway and Clinton intersections

The City of Chelsea has completed significant improvements to the street lights at the intersection of Eastern, Broadway and Clinton. We... more ››

Vial Door Hangers are NOT from MWRA or Your Local Water Department

Many of our customers have had a door hanger with a small vial left at their door with a request for it to be filled with water to be... more ››


You can help stop pollution and flooding!

Keep our rivers, lakes, ponds, and streams clean --  Bag Your Leaves!

Notice: Fire Hydrant Flushing Will Begin on Sunday, October 21

NOTICE: The Chelsea Water & Sewer Department will be conducting fire hydrant flushing beginning on

WARNING: Lower Mystic River Area

The Lower Mystic River Area is a section of the Mystic River and Chelsea Creek (also known as Chelsea River), which runs into the Boston... more ››

MassDOT Advisory: Boston/Chelsea – Tobin Bridge

MassDOT Advisory: Boston/Chelsea – Tobin Bridge

Photography Contest to Capture Richness of Life in Chelsea, Massachusetts and Fame for Local Artists

PRESS RELEASEFor Immediate ReleaseDATE: March 21, 2018RE: Photography Contest to Capture Richness of Life in Chelsea, Massachusetts... more ››

Chelsea Named as Finalist in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2018 Mayors Challenge

Chelsea is among 35 Champion Cities That Will Embark on 6-month Testing Phase in Competition for Grand Prize 

New Condo Conversion Ordinance

New Condominium Conversion Ordinance in effect.  More protection for tenants.  Read entire Ordinance... more ››

Snow Do’s and Dont’s 2018

Obviously with this latest significant storm, Winter has arrived.  So this is an appropriate time to review some do’s and don’ts about snow.

Chelsea Fire Department is hiring!

Chelsea Fire Department is HIRING! Watch this video for more... more ››

Chelsea Community Schools has a new look!

Chelsea Community Schools youth & adult programs are now part of the Chelsea Recreation & Cultural Affairs Division along with... more ››

Chelsea Water Department to Perform Hydrant Flushing

Chelsea – Chelsea Water & Sewer will begin its annual hydrant flushing program on Sunday, October 22, 2017 and continuing for... more ››

Byrne Grant Award Winner!

Read the press release here.

Chelsea announced as Winner of the 2017 Robert Wood Johnson Culture of Health Prize

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 9:00 A.M. EDT
CONTACT: Winnie Tobin
Mass General Hospital
Center for Community Health... more ››

Chelsea wants to #HelpHouston

The City of Chelsea stands in solidarity with the people of Houston. Our thoughts and prayers are with the community organizations and... more ››

MWRA Valve Exercise Program

The MWRA’s Metropolitan Operations is continuing its Valve Exercising Program for FY 2018. Please see attachments for valve maintenance... more ››

New Solid Waste Policy.