Permits & Applications

Contractor Cash Security Application

  • A $5,000 cash security (or $50/sf, whichever is greater) from the Contractor is required by the City prior to any excavation of City Property/Street/Sidewalks
  • Once the cash security payment is received, a Road Opening Permit may be submitted

PDF Contractor Cash Security Application


Road Opening Permit

PDF Road Opening Permit


Trench Permit

  • All excavators must obtain a permit prior to the creation of a trench made for a             construction-related purpose on public or private land or rights-of-way.
  • State Information about Trenches

PDF Trench Permit   


Application to Connect to City Water/Sewer/Drain

  • Connection Plan designed by Massachusetts Registered Civil Engineer is required

PDF Connect to City Sewer/Water/Drain   


Trash Fee Abatement Form

PDF Trash Fee Abatement Form