5 Things You Need to Know Today: July 5
Get your holiday week trash pickup schedule, and find out more about this year's Summer Concert Series.
Today's Weather: It will be a mostly sunny day in Westwood with a high near 85 degrees, according to information from the National Weather Service.
1. Westwood's trash and recycling schedule will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week due to Independence Day on Wednesday.
2. The Westwood Summer Concert Series is set to return on Monday, July 9 at the Westwood Senior Center.
3. The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority has modified its Commuter Rail surcharge policy, which began on July 1. (Full details on the MBTA fare hikes can be found here.)
4. A group of residents from the East Street area sat down with Westwood's Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Committee last week to discuss ways to reduce traffic accidents under the East Street bridge.
5. Be sure to head into Boston to see the Tall Ships, an event that wraps up July 6.