Police Chief Eric Shears, Fire Chief Larry Fisher, the Merrimac Santa Committee and the Merrimac Fire Couplings are excited to announce that Santa Claus is coming to town to meet with residents and take a socially distanced picture.
MERRIMAC — Police Chief Eric Shears, Town Clerk Gwendolyn Lay Sabbagh and the Board of Selectmen would like to remind residents of the upcoming Special Town Meeting next week, and share information about mail-in and early voting. Special Town Meeting A Special Town Meeting will be held on Monday, Oct. 19 in the Whittier Regional […]
Chief Eric Shears would like to share safety tips for trick-or-treating and alternative Halloween activities to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Trick-or-treating will take place in Merrimac on Saturday, Oct. 31 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. “Though trick-or-treating will still take place this year, we are encouraging residents to explore other safer alternatives to celebrate Halloween,” […]
MERRIMAC — Police Chief Eric Shears reports that the Merrimac Police Department is investigating after shots were fired early Friday morning.
MERRIMAC — Police Chief Eric Shears is very proud to announce that the Merrimac Police Department will begin operating out of its brand new police station on Tuesday morning. The building project has reached substantial completion. On Tuesday morning, dispatch and 911 equipment will be moved from the old public safety facility on East Main […]
As the Fourth of July and summer celebrations approach, Chief Larry Fisher and Chief Eric Shears would like to remind residents that the use of fireworks is illegal in Massachusetts.
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 is a very close knit community. We have been fortunate to protect and serve a community comprised of dedicated families, residents and business. We, the members of the police department pride ourselves on our active involvement with our residents whether it be our schools, our family events, our senior center or the numerous birthday […]
MERRIMAC — Police Chief Eric Shears reports that the Merrimac Police Department has documented occurrences of graffiti spray-painted on a wall outside the Helen R. Donaghue School and on a wall outside the Merrimac Highway Department building. The letters “ACAB” were discovered spray-painted on the Highway Department building early Sunday morning. Later in the morning, the […]
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 […]