Natick: Need to Know 

This information is designed to provide a helpful set of Natick info.  It's relevant for everyone - whether new, long-time, or considering Natick.

(EDITION: Jan '24)

Learn about Town services, programs, tools, and more.  You can think of this as a curated "welcome kit" with a selection of info that you need to know (at least want to)!

  1. Stay Connected

alert iconAlerts & Notifications
Subscribe to critical "Emergency Alerts" and informative "Community News"

survey iconNew Survey Tool (FlashVote)
Create a profile and share input on local issues

pegasus iconPublic Access TV (Pegasus)
Tune into community programs, including youth sports, government meetings and more.

mail iconTown Department Newsletters 

(** to be live late Feb '24 **)

Get the latest news from the Morse Library, Recreation and Parks, Sustainability, and others!

  1. Key 2024 Town Projects

  1. Know the Basics

  1. Get Involved

boards & committees iconsBoards and Committees
Discover opportunities to participate in local government

caring iconNon-Profit and Volunteer Organizations
Search directory of local opportunities

  1. Town of Natick is Always Hiring - Join Us!

Working for the Town offers:

  • Connection to like-minded people
  • Ability to see an impact at the local level (your hometown!)
  • Build towards a pension
  • Enjoy a strong work-life balance

people iconExplore roles in Public Works, Police, Fire, Libraries, Rec & Parks, Finance, IT, and more.
Explore Employment Opportunities

  1. Sustainability Spotlight

  1. Department of Public Works (DPW)


watersmart iconWaterSmart
Understand your water usage and set up automated alerts.

DPW iconSeeClickFix
Report Fixes to Town Staff (e.g. pothole, light repair)

Curbside Services

trash truck iconYard Waste Pickup (select Mondays, Spring and Fall)  
Bulky Trash Pick-Up (5 for $50)

  1. Natick's Best-Kept "Secrets"

Check out the following offerings that can be enjoyed by everyone in Natick!

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Sassamon Trace Golf
Scenic, nine-hole executive length golf course

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Bacon Free Library
Morse Institute Library
Check out museum passes and Library of Things items like a trail cam, karaoke machine, and more!

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Natick Community Organic Farm
Certified organic farm offering produce, animals, and education

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Community Senior Center (CSC)
 The CSC hosts educational, recreational, cultural, health and fitness programming. The center includes a full-size gymnasium, a large function room, and breakout classrooms.