Police Chief Eric Shears would like to remind residents of the upcoming Town Election next week. The annual Town Election will be held on Monday, June 22 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Dr. Frederick N. Sweetsir School, 104 Church St. On Monday, June 15, Town Meeting approved an override of Proposition 2 […]
Merrimac officials wish to provide regular updates to the community on the latest information and efforts regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. As of Friday, May 29, Merrimac has 10 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in eight households. A total of 34 positive cases have been reported in Merrimac since the beginning of the pandemic. Town Meeting and […]
Stay Home – Stay Safe! Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) How to Self-Quarantine and Self-Isolate If you have questions about isolation or quarantine, you can call your Local Board of Health or the Department of Public Health’s On-call Epidemiologists at 617-983-6800. If you are not sick but are: a close contact to someone diagnosed with COVID-19, […]
Coping with Stress and Fear from COVID-19 Take care of your body Virtually connect with others Take breaks Make time to unwind
Chief Eric Shears is pleased to announce that the Merrimac Police Department is participating in the Pink Patch Project this month.
Our thoughts are with those residents and first responders in Andover, North Andover and Lawrence as they deal with the numerous suspected gas explosions. At this time there are no reported incidents effecting Merrimac. Some of our communities fire resources have responded per mutual aid protocols.
MERRIMAC — The Merrimac Fire Department is pleased to announce that Larry Fisher has been appointed as Fire Chief.
A heat wave is coming to New England, and residents are urged to take all precautions necessary to stay safe and healthy. Temperatures will be in the 80s today, but Saturday-Thursday will see five straight days of temperatures over 90 degrees, with Sunday-Tuesday featuring temperatures that will approach 100 degrees. The following information was released […]
Chief Eric M. Shears reports that the suspect who fled from police after a traffic stop on Saturday afternoon before crashing has died from his injuries.
In a video narrated by Chief Eric M. Shears, residents can take a virtual tour of the Merrimac Police Department. Chief Shears created the video to illustrate some of the issues they have with the inadequate public safety building in town.