News Briefs

Mayor McGee Announces Street Sweeping Schedule

The Lynn Department of Public Works citywide street sweeping program has commenced. The street-sweeping schedule for March 29, 2021 through April 2, 2021(chart to the right):

This schedule is subject to change due to inclement weather. Should inclement weather prevent sweepers from working in your area as scheduled, they will return seven (7) days from the date originally scheduled.

For public awareness, Lynn Community Television Channel 3/22 and Verizon Channel 37/38 also broadcast this schedule. Sweeping operations will be conducted from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Please remove all cars from the street and encourage your neighbors to do the same for a cleaner LYNN. Where necessary, vehicles impeding sweeping operations will be ticketed or towed in accordance with City Ordinances.   Leaves pushed into the streets from lawns will not be swept up.

MCU Sponsors Celebrate Literacy Day

 Metro Credit Union (MCU), Massachusetts’ largest state-chartered credit union, is pleased to present Celebrate Literacy Day taking place on Thursday, March 18 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. (EST). In its 10th year, Celebrate Literacy Day was founded to create awareness about literacy and education while also highlighting the important work of grassroot nonprofit organizations and community leaders in Lynn, MA.

“At Metro, we believe strongly in providing educational access to the communities we serve,” said Robert Cashman, CEO and president. “We are proud to support Celebrate Literacy Day for the 10th consecutive year and stand firmly behind its mission.”

 Each year, the Celebrate Literacy Day committee selects a local nonprofit organization and two community leaders to honor and celebrate at the event. These honorees demonstrate an excellence in literacy by going above and beyond to elevate, improve, promote, and increase access to literacy and higher education opportunities for members of the community. Each honoree receives the Excellence in Literacy Leadership Award(ELLA) along with a monetary gift.

This year’s virtual event will serve as a kickoff for the 10th annual gala, which will take place in September at the Lynn Museum. For more information about Celebrate Literacy Day, please visit: To purchase tickets, please visit:

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