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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Mayor Assists with Agreement Between Landlord, Tenants Union to Protect Long-Term Malden Residents

News from the City of Malden

Mayor Gary Christenson has helped reach an agreement between United Properties and the United Properties Tenants Association that will help keep long-term residents in Malden. The deal replaces large, immediate rent hikes with smaller, predictable increas...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Mayor Christenson Seeks Member to Racial Equity Commission

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Mayor Gary Christenson is reaching out to Malden residents in an effort to fill one of the “resident member” positions on the Racial Equity Commission (the “Commission”). The focus of the Commission will be to exami...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Longtime MVES CEO Retires

Mayor and Dan OLeary

Mayor Gary Christenson congratulated Dan O’Leary, the Chief Executive Officer of Mystic Valley Elder Services (MVES) on his retirement following 35 years of service. The Mayor welcomed him to City Hall for a personal tour of the building and pre...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Malden Awarded Grant to Complete ADA Upgrades

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Through the advocacy of Malden’s Disability Commission, the City recently received a $45,000 grant from the Massachusetts Office on Disability (MOD) to complete upgrades to the John and Christina Markey Malden Senior Community Center. This build...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Babe Ruth Coaches Honored

Rotondi

Mayor Gary Christenson recently attended the Annual Babe Ruth Baseball League Banquet and along with the incomparable Bob Rotondi congratulated several League coaches who have gone above and beyond in their commitment to mentoring Malden’s youth...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: January 5, 2022

City, MVRCS Agree to Seek Alternatives to Demolition of Maplewood Square Buildings

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Mayor Gary Christenson, Ward Six Councilor Steve Winslow, and the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School (MVRCS) have announced they reached an agreement to pause efforts to redevelop property MVRCS purchased in Maplewoo...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Mayor Recognizes outgoing Cultural Council Chair

Debbie Wallace

Mayor Gary Christenson recently thanked former Cultural Council Chair Debbie Wallace for her years of dedication to the Cultural Council. The Council has flourished under her leadership, guidance, and expertise and her willingness to always go above and b...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Midge Hammersley Celebrates 90 Years

Midge and Mayor

Longtime Malden resident Margaret “Midge” Hammersley turned 90 years young on December 26th. Mayor Gary Christenson stopped by Bobby’s C’s to join her family celebration and issue her a citation in recognition of he...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 22, 2021

“Trash Holiday”

City of Malden Trash Holiday

In an effort to assist our residents with the excess amount of trash anticipated this coming holiday week, Mayor Christenson is instituting a “Trash Holiday.” Save your blue bags for another week as we are allowing regular household bags to be placed on t...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Pho Hoa Restaurant Opens on Eastern Avenue

Pho Hoa

Mayor Gary Christenson recently attended a ribbon cutting ceremony of Pho Hoa Restaurant located at 655 Eastern Avenue, the site of the former Jack’s Ristorante. Following seven months of extensive renovations the new owners opened their doors t...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 21, 2021

New Year's 2022 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take note of the municipal office hours for December 30th and 31st. 

List of City Services Open / Closed for the Holiday 

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Find out your Christmas Tree Collection Day City of Malden News
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Christmas 2021 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take note of the municipal office hours for December 24th and 25th. 

List of City Services Open / Closed for the Holiday 

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 16, 2021

Potential for Elevated Lead Levels in Drinking Water

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Every six months, the City of Malden works with the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) to test water for lead levels at 15 sites that are likely to have lead components. For the test period ending December 31, 2021, two of the sites did result...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 16, 2021

At Home COVID-19 Tests to be Distributed

Covid Test

With the recent announcement that Malden has been designated by the state to receive nearly 20,000 iHealth Labs COVID-19 test kits, the Malden Health & Human Services Department will be partnering with local non-profits including the Bread of Life, My...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 15, 2021

Mayor Announces Comprehensive Language Access Plan

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Mayor Gary Christenson recently announced a fully funded Language Access Plan (LAP) for the City of Malden. The plan, the byproduct of an extensive effort by the Mayor’s Office to identify the various ways local government interacts with our div...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 8, 2021

2022 Inaugural Celebration

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The City of Malden announces that the 2022 Inaugural Ceremonies will take place on Monday, January 3rd at 6 PM at Malden High School, Jenkins Auditorium, 77 Salem Street. Members of the public are invited to witness members of the City Council an...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 8, 2021

Santa Claus is coming to Town – 2021!

Santa Clause at Pine Banks

Santa Claus will take time out of his busy schedule at the North Pole to visit his headquarters at Pine Banks Park on Saturday, December 18th from 2-6 PM. This is Santa’s 72nd annual trip to see the good little boys and girls of Malden and Melro...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 8, 2021

Celebrating 93 Years Young!

Derine Caruso

Mayor Christenson recently presented longtime Malden resident Derine Caruso with a citation in celebration of her 93rd birthday! Well-known as someone who has been devoted to her family, Derine was a loving wife for 52 years to her husband Ignazio and wit...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 7, 2021

The City of Malden Presents: ChronoSquad Malden!

Chronosquad

Developed in conjunction with Paidia Studios and Northeastern University, the ChronoSquad Malden game is an augmented reality gaming app for your phone that takes you through some of the amazing history in Malden's past. Free to play, the family ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 6, 2021

City Seeking Volunteers to Create Transit Action Plan

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The City of Malden seeks four residents to volunteer and guide public input on the creation of its first Transit Action Plan. Development of this plan will be based on Malden residents’ experiences using MBTA bus, subway, and commuter rail servi...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 1, 2021

Zonta Club of Malden Vigil Brings Awareness to Domestic Violence

Zonta on Plaza

Mayor Gary Christenson joined Zonta Club of Malden’s President, Michelle Luong, and club members for a candlelight vigil on City Hall Plaza to remember and reflect on those lives lost to domestic violence. Attendees included State Representative...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Thanksgiving Day 2021 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will close at 12PM noon on November 24th, and will be closed on November 25th for the Thanksgiving holiday. Trash/ recycling collection will be pushed forward one day (Friday-Saturday collection)

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 18, 2021

City of Malden Holds Recovery Coach Academy

Recovery Coach Graduates with Mayor

Mayor Gary Christenson, Police Chief Kevin Molis, Fire Chief Bill Sullivan and Pastor Gerry Whetstone recently thanked and congratulated the newest graduates who completed the Connecticut Community of Addiction Recovery Academy (CCAR). Malden Boa...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 18, 2021

City Hosts Fellsmere Pond Tree Lighting

Dark Blue and Green Christmas Holiday Postcard (1)

City Councillor-at-Large Craig Spadafora, Ward 3 Councillor Amanda Linehan, and Mayor Gary Christenson invite members of the public Fellsmere Pond on Saturday, November 27, 2021 at 6 PM for the lighting of the Fellsmere Pond holiday tree, complet...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 17, 2021

DAV Officer Deb Olson Honored

Deb Olsen

Mayor Gary Christenson, City Council President Neal Anderson and Veterans Services Director Kevin Jarvis were in attendance at a recent DAV Testimonial honoring Deb Olson for her service as the State Commander for the Massachusetts Disabled American Veter...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Complement Realty Group Grand Opening

Complement Realty

Mayor Gary Christenson recently attended a ribbon cutting ceremony at Complement Realty Group located at 800 Main Street. Complement prides themselves on their ability to enhance the customer’s experience when buying or selling properties. Jacob...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 16, 2021

City to Add Additional Week of Yard Waste Collection

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The City will be adding an additional week of yard waste collection in 2021 which will take place the week of November 29th through December 3rd.  This will be the final week of yard waste collection for 2021 w...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Malden Menorah Lighting

Menorah

The City of Malden along with the Chabad of the North Shore invites the public to the Malden Public Menorah Lighting on Sunday, December 5th at 5 PM on City Hall Plaza, 215 Pleasant Street. This Festival of Lights is open to all and everyone is welcome to...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Veterans Day 2021-City Services open/closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will be closed Thursday, November 11th in observance of Veterans Day and reopen on Monday, November 15th for normal business hours. Trash collection will be pushed forward one day (Friday- Saturday)

Li...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 2, 2021

Public Forum #Get the Lead Out of Our Drinking Water!

Lead Flyer

The NAACP Mystic Valley Area Branch and Clean Water Fund is sponsoring a public forum on Saturday, November 20th from 11 AM to 12:30 PM at Malden City Hall, in the City Council Chambers, 215 Pleasant Street.

There is no safe level of lead...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Mayor’s Year-Round Youth Employment Program in Full Swing

News Photo

The Mayor's Year-Round Youth Employment Program (MYEP) is well underway! More than 40 Malden youth are gainfully employed at a multitude of worksites throughout the City.  Approximately 30 businesses have stepped up to provide the studen...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 28, 2021

‘Tis the Season for a Winter Festival

Winter Festival Flyer

This year the City of Malden will kick off the Holiday Season with an outdoor Winter Festival on Saturday, December 4th from 12-4 PM. Pleasant Street will become the destination where nearly 50 artists will be displaying their wares and you’ll f...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 28, 2021

Representative Paul Donato Celebrates 80 Years

Paul Donato & Mayor Christenson

Mayor Gary Christenson invited State Representative Paul Donato to City Hall and surprised him with a citation in recognition of his 80th birthday! As the Representative is tireless and is often in Malden the Mayor and his staff were surprised to learn of...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Mayor Provides Update on Arts and Culture Center

courthouse

At his annual State of the City address in February, Mayor Gary Christenson announced to the pleasant surprise of many that the City was in talks with the State to acquire the property that formerly served as the Malden District Court on 89 Summer Street....

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 27, 2021

2021 Veterans Day Parade

American Flag

The City of Malden Veterans Day Parade will return this year with a kick-off at 10 AM on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at the Malden American Legion Post 69, 75 Meridian Street following a Memorial Service at 9 AM

This year’s parade rout...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Malden Businesses Receive COVID Relief Funding

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This year the City of Malden has provided 20 Malden businesses with funding relief to assist in combatting the hardships of the COVID-19 pandemic. The City awarded grants to eight businesses last year. Malden businesses that are owned by a low or moderate...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Donation to Warming Center in Memory of Edward “Ed” Larson

DPW Director Bob Knox, Pastor Gerry Whetstone, Kevin Larson and Mayor Gary Christenson

Mayor Gary Christenson accompanied Kevin Larson, the brother of the late Ed Larson, to the Malden Warming Center to donate 800 pairs of socks paid for with funds raised by the foundation established in Ed’s memory. Ed passed away suddenly in 201...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Celebrating 90 Years Young!

Mayor Christenson and Lucille Sullivan

Mayor Christenson recently surprised Malden resident Lucille Sullivan with a citation in celebration of her 90th birthday! Well-known as someone who has been devoted to her community, Lucille and her husband Bob raised four children together in the Linden...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 19, 2021

MBTA Youth Pass Program offers Reduced Fares

youth pass card image

The City of Malden would like to remind residents of the MBTA’s Youth Pass program. The Youth Pass Program offers reduced fares on bus, subway, Commuter Rail, Express Bus, and ferry to young adults with low income. Maldenwas one of the first cit...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 18, 2021

New Owners of Maplewood Meat Market Celebrate with a Ribbon Cutting

Malden Meat Market

Mayor Gary Christenson recently attended the Grand Opening of Maplewood Meat Market located at 11 Maplewood Street in Malden. New owners Susana and Jose Fuentes run the store as a family operated business with the help in the afternoons from their childre...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Malden Public Schools to Install AAC Boards at all School Playgrounds

ELC Interactive Signs

Mayor Gary Christenson, City Council President Neal Anderson, School Committee members Michelle Luong and Jennifer Spadafora along with School Superintendent Ligia Noreiga-Murphy, School Administrators, Disability Commission members, teachers and students...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

ARPA Business Support Team Provides Assistance to Malden Chamber of Commerce

Chamber and DeMaria picture

The Business Support Team established by Mayor Gary Christenson and the City Council and led by Councillor-At-Large Debbie DeMaria to disburse the Federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds has created a new program to strengthen Malden's loca...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Salemwood School Celebrates Playground Improvements

Salemwood ribbon cutting

Mayor Gary Christenson and Ward 5 City Councillor Barbara Murphy led City and School officials in celebrating the reopening of the refurbished Salemwood School playground, which has a new resilient safety surfacing and sensory play panels to engage studen...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

City’s Announces Effort to Increase Removal of Lead Service Lines in 2022

Lead Pipes

Mayor Gary Christenson and City Councillor Steve Winslow today announced a major new initiative to speed up the removal of lead pipe service lines, particularly those in areas that serve the most children. The Mayor recently approved a request for $2.75 m...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Indigenous Peoples' Day -City Services open/closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will be closed Monday, October11th in observance of Indigenous Peoples' Day and reopen on Tuesday, October 12th for normal business hours

List of City Services Open/Closed 

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Malden’s 3rd Annual Public Safety Day

Officials at Fire Safety Day

Approximately 2,000 people turned out last weekend to help kick-off Fire Prevention Week at an event hosted by the Malden Fire and Police Departments. The Third Annual Public Safety Day at Linden Park and School served to remind all to “Learn th...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Fire Department Promotions & Swearing-In Ceremony

FF Swearing In

Mayor Gary Christenson, Fire Chief William Sullivan and Commissioner Emery Haskell presided over a promotional and swearing in ceremony promoting three officers and welcoming five firefighters to the Department. A warm welcome was given to family and frie...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 30, 2021

City Receives $400,000 Grant to Improve Devir Park

Devir Park

The City of Malden has received a $400,000 grant for improvements at Devir Park on Fellsway West, the maximum award amount under the state’s competitive Parkland Acquisitions and Renovations for Communities (PARC) grant program, administered by ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Ouvèti Haitian Folkloric Dance Class and Performance

Haitian Dance Performance

Urban Media Arts (UMA), in collaboration with the City of Malden and its Unite Malden initiative, is delighted to invite the public to enjoy an outdoor site-specific Haitian dance class followed by a performance at Malden's City Hall Plaza on Sat...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Joseph Turner, Installed as Master of Converse Lodge

Joe Turner, Master of Converse Lodge

Malden Mayor Gary Christenson congratulated Malden resident Joseph Turner who was recently installed as Master of Converse Lodge. Elisha Converse, Malden’s first Mayor, endowed the Lodge and was its first Master. Regular meetings are held at its...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 22, 2021

Boston’s Wounded Vet Run 10th Anniversary Fundraiser finishes at Anthony’s

Wounded Warriors saluting during the National Anthem

The 10th Annual Boston Wounded Vet Motorcycle Run kicked off in Revere at the Boston Harley-Davidson store and ended with a large gathering in Malden. Thousands of motorcycles rode through the cities of Revere, Saugus, Wakefield, Melrose, and Stoneham pau...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Marion Desmond Surprised with Lifetime Achievement Award

Marion Desmond Citation

Mayor Gary Christenson, City Council President Neal Anderson and Ward 5 City Councillor Barbara Murphy were on hand when longtime Malden resident Marion Desmond was recognized for a Lifetime Achievement Award! Marion has made Malden her home for more than...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Earn Extra Cash this Winter – Shovelers Wanted!

shoveling

The City of Malden Removal of Snow and Ice from Sidewalks Ordinance requires every home and business owner to remove snow and ice from sidewalks abutting their property. To assist residents who need help in complying with this Ordinance, the City is compi...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 20, 2021

Seeking Winter Contractors 2021

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Before you know it, it will be that time of year again! The City of Malden Department of Public Works is looking to hire Contractors to plow and/or sand this winter. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and must be fully equipped. Acceptable vehicl...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 15, 2021

Malden Fire Department Offers Free Smoke Detector Inspections & Installations for Seniors

Smoke Alarm for Seniors Flyer

In conjunction with the City of Malden’s Fire Safety Week October 3-9, the Malden Fire Department will be implementing a program to assist senior citizens with protecting their personal safety and the homes they live in. The Fire Department is o...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 15, 2021

Malden’s 3rd Annual Public Safety Day

Malden Fire Department Safety Day Flyer

In commemoration of Fire Prevention Week, the Malden Fire and Police Departments will hold their Third Annual Public Safety Day at Linden Park and School on Sunday, October 3rd from 11 AM-2 PM. Fire Prevention Week is a time that all are encouraged to rec...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Smileland Grand Opening

SmileLand Ribbon Cutting

 Mayor Gary Christenson recently attended a ribbon cutting celebration for Smileland Pediatric Dentistry. Located at 209 Centre Street, Smileland provides a comfortable and relaxing dental experience for children from infancy through their adoles...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 14, 2021

BOH, Mayor to Hold Webinar to Address Rodent Issues

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Malden Board of Health Director Chris Webb and Mayor Gary Christenson will hold a webinar (the link may also be found on the City’s website) on Wednesday, September 29th at 6 PM to discuss the current uptick in rodents. Director Webb will provid...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Mayor Christenson Commits $1 million in funds towards Trafton Park Improvements

Trafton Park

 At last weekend’s annual Jacob Street Block Party Mayor Christenson announced he had committed an additional $1 million towards improving Trafton Park. “I see first-hand how well received the investments in the playground and...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Longtime Edgeworth Staple Spadafora Slush Closing

Spadafora Family with Mayor

Mayor Gary Christenson and City Council President Neal Anderson surprised longtime Malden residents, Donna and Billy Spadafora, with a citation commending them on their 40 plus years of operating the famous Spadafora Slush and Ice Cream. Members of their ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Housing Families New Food Pantry Ribbon Cutting

Housing Families Ribbon Cutting

Last week Mayor Gary Christenson was welcomed by Laura Rosi, CEO of Housing Families, Inc. for a ribbon cutting ceremony at their new Community Resource Hub at 254 Broadway. The Hub will provide food, toiletries and services to clients. The City is commit...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Mayor Launches City Transparency Center

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Mayor Gary Christenson recently announced the launch of a new City of Malden Transparency Center, meant to provide a platform for residents to gain greater insight into City spending and project management. “This platform is an extension of the ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 9, 2021

MIT Challenger Day Games Celebrate 15th Anniversary

challenger day

Mayor Gary Christenson, State Senator Jason Lewis, State Representative Paul Donato and City Councillor-At-Large Craig Spadafora rolled out the red carpet for 78 All-Star Athletes who competed in the Medford Invitational Tournament’s (MIT) 15th ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

EVENT POSTPONED- City to Host Benefits Day Event

Benefits Day Flyer

EVENT POSTPONED:

The City of Malden will be hosting a Benefits Day Event on City Hall Plaza on Tuesday, September 7th from 1-5 PM. The event is being coordinated by Senior Center Coordinator Mikeneil Paul and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator Byb...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

The City of Malden Supports Haiti

Donations for Haiti

Last Tuesday the City of Malden held a Haiti Relief Donation Drive to benefit the victims of Haiti’s August earthquake which left millions devastated. The magnitude 7.2 earthquake left 2,207 dead and more than 12,000 injured along with the disas...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Malden Backpack Drive Huge Success

backpack drive

A City of Malden backpack drive led by Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator Bybiose Larochelle and Housing Families, Inc. ensured that more than 500 backpacks filled with school supplies got into the hands of students to ensure a great start to the...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Malden Police Department to Utilize Body Cameras

Malden Police

Mayor Gary Christenson and the Malden Police Department have announced that the implementation of body worn cameras has been mutually agreed upon by the City and its police officers. This agreement represents the strong commitment by the Mayor and the Pol...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Labor Day 2021-City Services open/closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will be closed Monday, September 6th in observance of the Labor Day Holiday and reopen on Tuesday, September 7th for normal business hours

List of City Services Open/Closed for the Holiday

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Mayor Christenson Welcomes Eagle Scouts

Eagle Scouts

Mayor Gary Christenson recently welcomed Eagle Scouts Alex Cogliano, Mason Burne and Liam Burne to City Hall for a tour of the building and to present them with citations for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. All three young men impressed with their Eagl...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Malden Cannabis Licensing & Enforcement Commission to Reopen Application Period

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The City of Malden Cannabis Licensing and Enforcement Commission (“CLEC”) is inviting parties interested in opening and operating a Marijuana establishment in the City of Malden to submit applications. Applications will be accepted beg...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 19, 2021

UMA Live COVID-19 Update

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Mayor Christenson will address the community’s questions and/or concerns regarding COVID-19 on Monday, August 23rd at 6PM. You may view the broadcast on UMA (Comcast channel 22 and Verizon channel 26) or may watch the YouTube L...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 12, 2021

Malden Cares Pilot Program Funded for Two Years

Malden Cares Group Photo

Mayor Gary Christenson, City Councillors Craig Spadafora, Peg Crowe, Barbara Murphy and Jadeane Sica along with School Committee member Adam Weldai joined members of the Malden Cares Initiative, members of Malden Overcoming Addiction and the Opioid Task F...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 11, 2021

6th Annual Fairy House Festival to be Held at Pine Banks Park

Fairy House Festival

Malden’s 6th Annual Fairy House Festival will be held at Pine Banks Park on Saturday, August 28th from 12 Noon to 4 PM with a rain date of Sunday August 29th.  Fairy Houses are structures for fairies and natur...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 9, 2021

Malden to Host 15th Annual Challenger Day Games

Challenger Day 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson and the City of Malden will once again be rolling out the red carpet for the special athletes competing in the Medford Invitational Tournament’s 15th Annual Challenger Day. The games will take place on Sunday, August 29, 2...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 9, 2021

MRA Becomes City Department

MRA

It’s official! The Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) has become a City of Malden department now known as the Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development (OSPCD).

In a recent ceremony, the various parties to the “Management...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 3, 2021

Rededication of Herbert L. Jackson City Council Chambers

Herbert L. Jackson

The City of Malden will hold a rededication event formally naming the City Council Chambers at 215 Pleasant Street in honor of Herbert L. Jackson. The public is invited to celebrate the event on Tuesday, August 24th from 5-6:30 PM

Herbert L. &am...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 3, 2021

Bread of Life Celebrates Temporary Location

Bread of Life new location

Mayor Gary Christenson, State Representative Steve Ultrino and City Councillor Peg Crowe recently joined Bread of Life Executive Director Gabriella Snyder Stelmack and Development Director Patty Kelly to commemorate the Bread of Life’s move to 1...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 3, 2021

Chamber Celebrates 130 Years!

Chamber Celebration

The Malden Chamber of Commerce celebrated its 130th Anniversary in true Victorian style on Saturday, July 24th on the lawn of the historic Malden Public Library. Founded in 1891, the Chamber of Commerce has supported the businesses and non-profits of Mald...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: August 3, 2021

HHS Secretary Marylou Sudders Celebrates New Food Truck

Food Truck

Last week Health and Human Services Secretary Marylou Sudders joined Malden Public Schools (MPS) Superintendent Ligia Noriega-Murphy, Mayor Gary Christenson, State Senator Jason Lewis, State Representative Steve Ultrino, Department of Transitional Assista...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Clinician Integration Program underway at Police Department

Clinician Integration Program underway at Police Department

In collaboration with Eliot Community Human Services (Eliot CHS), the City of Malden and the Malden Police Department have initiated a Community Clinician Integration Program. This effort was led by City Councillor Peg Crowe who partnered with Eliot CHS t...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Community Fridge Opens in Ward 5

Ward 5 Community Fridge Ribbon Cutting

City Councillor Barbara Murphy, Mayor Gary Christenson and City Councillors Craig Spadafora and Jadeane Sica recently unveiled Malden’s third Community Fridge which was freshly stocked with produce, bread, pizza and more! The fridge is located o...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Cong. Clark Submits $3.36M Project Funding Request for Malden's Lead Line Replacement Program

Lead Pipes

United States Representative Katherine Clark was joined by Mayor Gary Christenson and Malden City Council President Neal Anderson to tour the site of a lead service line replacement project. The Congresswoman has worked to assist Malden in addressing the ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Ligia Noriega-Murphy named New Superintendent of Malden Public Schools

Ligia Noriega-Murphy

The Malden School Committee is pleased to announce that Ligia Noriega-Murphy has joined the Malden Public Schools as our Superintendent of Schools. After a thorough transition, her first day in Malden was July 1, 2021. Mayor Gary Christe...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Independence Day 2021 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will be closed Monday, July 5th in observance of the Independence Day holiday.

List of City Services Open/Closed for the Holiday

Wards 1&2 will be hosting a Movie and Game night on Saturday...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Malden Cares Kick-Off Event with Mayor Christenson and Senator Ed Markey

Malden Cares

United States Senator Edward Markey, Mayor Gary Christenson, Senator Jason Lewis, City Councillors Neal Anderson and Barbara Murphy and School Committee member Adam Weldai were on hand at the Malden Center MBTA station for the “Malden Cares&...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Bridge Recovery Center Ribbon Cutting

Bridge Recovery Center Opening

The City of Malden and the greater Malden community commemorated the opening of the Bridge Recovery Center (BRC) with a ribbon cutting on Commercial Street on Saturday, June 26th. 

The ribbon cutting was symbolic of the years of hard work that wen...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Grand Opening of TOUS les JOURS Bakery Cafe

Tous les Jours

Mayor Gary Christenson welcomed TOUS les JOURS Bakery Café to Malden center with a ribbon cutting ceremony. TOUS les JOURS, located at 230 Pleasant Street (across from the MBTA station) provides a wide range of delicious baked goods, light meal...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 27, 2021

Mayor Opens Cooling Center during Heat Emergency

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Mayor Gary Christenson has declared a heat emergency in the City of Malden beginning tomorrow – Monday, June 28th and lasting through Wednesday June 30th as temperatures are expected to be in the mid-90s with high humi...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Trash Tags Now Available!

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Residents can now purchase an annual trash tag either online at cityofmalden.org/trashtag or at the Treasurer's Office at City Hall, 215 Pleasant Street. A trash tag will enable residents to place any bagged household trash inside black city-issu...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Forestdale Swans move to the Malden River

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When the news broke that the Forestdale Cemetery swans were on the move, Animal Control Officer Kevin Alkins immediately made his way to the scene. He located the male, female and a baby chick apparently making their way to the Malden River which is belie...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

110 Grill and Evviva Trattoria Open at Exchange 200 in Malden Center

Evviva Trattoria Ribbon Cutting

Mayor Gary Christenson, State Representative Steve Ultrino, City Councillors Peg Crowe, Paul Condon, Ryan O’Malley, Steve Winslow, and Jadeane Sica and Chamber of Commerce President Donna Dennoncourt were on hand to welcome Evviva Trattoria and ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Malden is Recognized by the Environmental Business Council of New England

Mystic River Watershed

The Environmental Business Council of New England (EBC) recently awarded the Environmental Merit Award for Leadership by a Non-Profit Organization to the Resilient Mystic Collaborative (RMC) in recognition of the incredible partnership of the 20 communiti...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Historical Reenactment Reading of Malden Town Instructions 2021

Reading Town Instructions

A great Malden tradition has returned! All are invited to the Malden Public Library, 36 Salem Street on Wednesday, June 30th at 6 PM to re-experience the events in Malden that led up to the drafting of the “Instructions of the ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Malden Summer Festivals Celebrate a Return to Normal

Malden Summer Festivals

Malden’s series of outdoor Summer Festivals continue on Saturday, June 26 when Malden Center is once again transformed into an open-air street fair and stage area featuring live music, gaming challenges, specialty food markets, artists stations,...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Malden Fire thanks CHA for Assistance during Pandemic

CHA - Malden Fire

Fire Chief William Sullivan, Firefighter Union President Eric Truesdale and Mayor Gary Christenson visited Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) at 5 Middlesex Avenue in Somerville to personally thank the medical workers and staff. CHA has provided the Malden F...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Beebe School Celebrates New Accessible Playground

Beebe Park Ribbon Cutting

A new playground has opened at the Beebe School, offering a myriad of play opportunities for children of all abilities. Mayor Gary Christenson, Ward 3 City Councillor Amanda Linehan, Ward 3 School Committee member Jennifer Spadafora, architect Skyler Chic...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Pride Day Flag Raising at City Hall

Pride Month 2021

City Councillor Ryan O’Malley and Malden resident Dee Campbell-Tompkins coordinated with the Office of Mayor Gary Christenson to hold the first Pride Month Flag Raising ceremony on City Hall Plaza. The event served to honor the LGBTQIA+ liberation movemen...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Memorial Square Honors James Fagan, Malden’s First Firefighter Lost in Line of Duty

Firefighter Fagan Memorial Square

Fire Chief William Sullivan, Fire Commissioner Emery Haskell, and a contingent of Malden Firefighters welcomed Mayor Gary Christenson, members of the State Legislative Delegation, City Council, Fire Chiefs from neighboring departments and residents to ded...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Malden to Celebrate Flag Day 2021

American Flag

The City of Malden will celebrate Flag Day on Monday, June 14th at 5 PM at Bell Rock Memorial Park on Main Street. Attendees can look forward to patriotic songs being performed by the Malden High School Choral Arts Society. Featured speaker will b...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

City Organizes Summer Festivals in Support of Malden’s Re-Opening

Summer Festivals Flyer

Mayor Gary Christenson is announcing a series of outdoor Summer Festivals in Malden Center this summer. Beginning June 12th and occurring every other Saturday through the end of August, the City will be sponsoring live music, cultural performances,&nb...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Mayor Opens Cooling Center during Heat Emergency

Malden Cooling Center

Mayor Gary Christenson has declared a heat emergency in the City of Malden beginning today – Monday, June 7th and lasting through tomorrow, Tuesday June 8th as temperatures are expected to be in the mid-90s with high humidity. To help residents ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Community Input Needed!

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A national conversation is taking place on the role of policing in American communities. Protests have surged across the country in the past few years, starting with Michael Brown’s death at the hands of police in 2014 in Ferguson, MO and now fo...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Dance Films and Art Fair on City Hall Plaza June 5 & 12

Dance Mile Flyer

Malden City Hall Plaza, 215 Pleasant Street will be transformed into an outdoor movie theatre on Saturday evenings, June 5th and 12th, when Monkeyhouse presents the Malden Dance Mile, a series of free dance films on a large screen. (Rain dates are June 6 ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Malden City Hall Welcomes Back the Public

Malden City Hall

Over the last few weeks, Malden has seen an improvement in the reduced number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 and the positivity rate has been significantly decreasing. According to the Department of Public Health’s most recent report the average ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Memorial Day 2021- City Services Open/Closed

News Flash

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will be closed Monday, May 31st in honor of the Memorial Day holiday. For trash / recycling/ yard waste pickup, it will be pushed forward 1 day for the rest of the week (Tuesday through Satu...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Mayor Seeks Members to the Malden Cultural Council

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Mayor Gary Christenson is reaching out to Malden residents to fill vacancies on the Malden Cultural Council. The Malden Cultural Council works to encourage and promote the artistic development of the arts in Malden through state grant program funding. The...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Community Ribbon Cutting Celebrates Trafton Park Improvements

Trafton Park Ribbon Cutting

The first phase of construction under the Trafton Park Master Plan has been completed, bringing an expanded playground with new play equipment, ball field dugouts, benches, picnic tables, and trees to the park, as well as improvements to walkways, drainag...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Bridge Recovery Center Hosts Game Nights

Bridge Recovery Center Game Night

Mayor Gary Christenson was in attendance last week at the Bridge Recovery Center’s (BRC) weekly Friday Night Game Night. The BRC hosts a weekly game night for the recovery community every Friday from 6:30-8:30 PM. Folks can participate in a numb...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Eritrean Independence Day

Eritrean Independence Day

Mayor Gary Christenson joined the Eritrean community in Malden to celebrate of one of the most important public holidays in Eritrea. May 24, 2021 marks 30 years of independence and the day serves to honor the heroic struggle and ultimate sacrifices of tho...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

City Seeks Associate Member for Board of Appeal

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Mayor Gary Christenson is reaching out to Malden residents in an effort to fill the vacancy of associate member on the Board of Appeal. The present vacancy is the result a member moving out of the City. The seven-member Board of Appeal (five members and t...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 20, 2021

Business Community Supports MOA with $20,000 Donation

Bridge Donation

Mayor Gary Christenson, Malden Overcoming Addiction President Paul Hammersley and Gavin Foundation CEO John McGahon were among those on hand to thank local business owners who went above and beyond in their support of Malden Overcoming Addiction (MOA). Pa...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Mayor Seeking Youth Member of Malden Center for Arts & Culture Steering Committee

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The City of Malden is seeking a dedicated Malden youth entering grades 8 through 12 to serve on the Malden Center for Arts & Culture Steering Committee. The volunteer Steering Committee will set the values and vision of the project and provide guidanc...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Steering Committee Announced for Malden Center for Arts & Culture

Future Home of Malden Center for Arts & Culture

Mayor Gary Christenson is proud to announce the formation of the Malden Center for Arts & Culture Steering Committee. At the Mayor’s 2021 State of the City address in February, the Mayor announced the City’s intent to acquire the o...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Taiwanese American Heritage Week

Taiwanese American Heritage Week Proclamation

Mayor Christenson declared the week of May 9-16, 2021 as Taiwanese American Heritage Week in the City of Malden in honor of the many contributions of Taiwanese Americans to the diversity and prosperity of American society. The United States and Taiwan sha...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Mayor Presents Fiscal Year 2022 Budget to City Council

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Mayor Gary Christenson presented his Fiscal Year 2022 budget to the City Council Tuesday evening. For the first time ever, the City utilized a cloud-based budgeting software platform from Cleargov, the market leader in transparency and budgeting software ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Disposing of 18-Gallon Recycling Bins and Old Trash Barrels

Trash

During the week of May 17-21, 2021 residents may dispose of their old 18-gallon recycling bins or any barrels/bins or carts that they previously used for trash or recycling that are broken or unwanted. Residents may place these at the curb on their trash ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 11, 2021

Korean & Vietnam War Memorials Unveiled on Memorial Day

American Flag

On Memorial Day, May 31, 2021 two newly installed bronze statues that will honor Malden Veterans of the Korean and Vietnam Wars will be unveiled. The two life-size bronze statues will be installed alongside the granite monuments that honor Malden&rsqu...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 4, 2021

New Parking Program for Malden Center - Visit Malden Business & Get 4 Hrs. Free Parking in Garages

Park Malden Validation Sticker

The Office of Mayor Gary Christenson and the Malden Redevelopment Authority have announced a new parking validation program for Malden Center businesses. Beginning Monday, May 10th, Malden Center businesses will be able to validate parking for their custo...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Volunteers Needed for Memorial Day Flag Placement at Malden Cemeteries

Flags at Forest Dale Cemetery

Mayor Gary Christenson and Director of Veterans Services Kevin Jarvis would like to invite residents, veterans, students and civic organizations to help with the placement of flags on veterans’ graves in preparation for Memorial Day which is Mon...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: April 27, 2021

City of Malden Holds Recovery Coach Academy

Participants giving a high-five

Mayor Gary Christenson and Police Chief Kevin Molis recently thanked and congratulated graduates who completed a Connecticut Center for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) Coach Academy despite the COVID pandemic. This is the second online training program in six m...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Mayor, Elected Officials Celebrate Washington/Winter Street Improvements

Mayor Christenson, Sen. Lewis, Rep. Ultrino, Councillors O'Malley & Linehan

Mayor Gary Christenson was joined by State Senator Jason Lewis, State Representatives Steve Ultrino and Kate Lipper-Garabedian and City Councillors Ryan O’Malley and Amanda Linehan to celebrate the recent improvements at the Washington/Winter/Gl...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

April is National Arab American Heritage Month

Faten Shelbayeh and Mayor Christenson

Mayor Gary Christenson recently proclaimed the month of April 2021 as Arab American Heritage Month in Malden in honor of the valuable impact Arab Americans have made to virtually every aspect of American society. From contributions to medicine, law, busin...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

City Initiates New Curbside Textile Recycling Program

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The City of Malden is now providing curbside textile recycling through its partner vendor, Helpsy. Residents should note that the City no longer participates in the Pink Bag Program that was ended during the COVID pandemic. Residents may recycle unwanted ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: April 20, 2021

Mayor Creates Opioid Task Force

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The Office of Malden Mayor Gary Christenson recently announced the creation of an Opioid Task Force, formed to help the City of Malden battle the opioid “epidemic within a pandemic.”

The Task Force will meet regularly and will ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Patriot's Day 2021- City Services Open/Closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall be will closed tomorrow Monday, April 19th for the Patriots Day holiday. For trash / recycling pickup, it will be pushed forward 1 day for the rest of the week (Tuesday through Saturday collection)

Lis...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: April 13, 2021

Firefighters Acknowledged for Fellsmere Pond Rescue

Firefighters Acknowledged for Fellsmere Pond Rescue

Mayor Gary Christenson, Fire Chief Bill Sullivan, and Fire Commissioner Emery Haskell acknowledged the firefighters who participated in the lifesaving rescue on March 9th that resulted in saving the life of a resident who fell through the ice at Fellsmere...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Malden Court of Catholic Daughters of America Celebrates 100 Years

Catholic Daughters Officers with Mayor Christenson

Mayor Christenson recently congratulated the Malden Court of the Catholic Daughters of America on 100 years of work in the City of Malden at a celebration held at the Exchange Street Bistro. Founded in 1903 in New York by the Knights of Columbus, Catholic...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Vietnam Veteran Presented with Quilt of Honor

Mayor Christenson, Robert Davidson, and Councillor Barbara Murphy

Mayor Gary Christenson and Ward 5 City Councillor Barbara Murphy were on hand to celebrate Vietnam Veteran Robert E. Davidson’s being honored with the Quilt of Honor for his dedicated service in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. The...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: March 30, 2021

PAYT Rollout Webinar

New Trash and recycling carts

On Thursday, April 8th, Mayor Gary Christenson will hold a live question and answer webinar where residents will be invited to ask questions about the upcoming Pay-As-You-Throw Trash and Recycling Program changes. Communications Director Ron Cochran will ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: March 25, 2021

Longtime City Employee Retires

Dorothy Esteves and Mayor Christenson

Mayor Gary Christenson congratulated longtime City employee Dorothy “Dotty” Esteves on her retirement. For more than 20 years, Dotty has worked in the Public Facilities Department, stepping up wherever needed. Whether she was working t...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Lifelong Malden Resident Celebrates a Century

Gert Murray and Mayor

Lifelong Malden resident Gertrude “Gert” Murray celebrated 100 years on Sunday, March 21st. Mayor Gary Christenson surprised her at a family celebration at the Exchange Street Bistro to deliver her a citation in recognition of...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Vaccine Eligibility Timeline

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The Governor’s Office recently announced the timeline that all remaining residents and certain worker groups will be eligible for a vaccine. This follows the original timeline set forth in the three phases announced in December. The schedule for...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: March 17, 2021

Chinese American Gold Medal Recipients Welcomed to City Hall

Chinese American Veterans with City Officials

This week Mayor Gary Christenson, City Council President Neal Anderson and Veterans Services Director Kevin Jarvis welcomed some true New England heroes to City Hall to commend their recent receipt of the Chinese American Congressional Gold Medal. The Chi...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: March 15, 2021

Mayor Christenson Seeks Member to Human Rights & Fair Housing Commission

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Mayor Gary Christenson is reaching out to Malden residents in an effort to fill the  “resident member” position on the Human Rights and Fair Housing Commission (the “Commission”). Members of the Commission ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Bybiose Larochelle, City’s First Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator

Bybiose Larochelle

This week Mayor Gary Christenson welcomed the City’s first ever Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer. Bybiose Larochelle received her Bachelor of Arts in Crime and Justice Studies/Psychology and a minor in Black Studies from UMass Dartmouth as well as ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: March 10, 2021

Informational Webinar on PAYT Change Rollout

New Trash and recycling carts

The long-awaited change to Malden’s Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) trash and recycling program is just weeks away. Mayor Gary Christenson invites residents to an informational webinar on Thursday, March 18th at 6 PM to learn more about the implementation of the ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Celebrating Dr. Suess

Dr. Suess

In celebration of Dr. Suess’s birthday on March 2nd, Mayor Christenson spent some time reading to students of the Forestdale School in Ms. Sullivan’s third grade class. He brought in some of his own childhood favorites and used the opportunity to endorse ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: February 18, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

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Several challenges regarding the COVID-19 vaccine have emerged in the last few weeks. These developments have increased frustration and anxiety for everyone. We are hoping to clarify some of the misconceptions.   

  • The Board of Health will...
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City of Malden News
Posted on: February 11, 2021

DPW Workers Recognized for Service

DPW Employees delivered cookies

Employees at Malden’s Department of Public Works were recently delivered a sweet surprise. Individually prepared packages of chocolate chip cookies were provided by Cookies for Caregivers Boston in appreciation of the DPW employees’ co...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: February 11, 2021

President's Day 2021- City Services Open/Closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will close Monday, February 15th for President’s Day.

List of City Services Open/Closed for the Holiday

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City of Malden News
Posted on: February 4, 2021

Exercise and Strength Training Classes for Seniors to Air on UMA (formerly MATV)

Chair Exercise

There is little doubt that our seniors have been hit particularly hard during the COVID-19 crisis. From their vulnerability of being at greater risk of hospitalization if diagnosed, to little or no interaction with relatives and friends. That has not gott...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: January 26, 2021

MVES Offers Free Transportation Services to COVID-19 Vaccine Sites for Adults 60 years & older

MVES Logo

Mystic Valley Elder Services (MVES) is offering free transportation services via one of MVES’ transportation providers to adults 60 years and older to COVID-19 vaccine sites near your home. MVES understands that older adults are more susceptible...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2021 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will close Monday, January 18th, for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday. Trash / Recycling is not picked up on Monday, and will be pushed forward one day for the rest of the week (Tuesday through ...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 22, 2020

New Year's 2021 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take note of the municipal office hours for December 31st and January 1st. 

List of City Services Open / Closed for the Holiday 

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City of Malden News
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Christmas 2020 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take note of the municipal office hours for December 24th and 25th. 

List of City Services Open / Closed for the Holiday 

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New Year's 2021 - City Services Open/Closed City of Malden News
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Thanksgiving Day 2020 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will close at 12PM noon on November 25th, and will be closed on November 26th for the Thanksgiving holiday. 

List of City Services Open/Closed for the Holiday

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City of Malden News
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Veterans Day 2020 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will be closed Wednesday, November 11th in observance of the Veterans Day Holiday and reopen on Thursday, November 12th for normal business hours.  

List of City Services Open/Closed for the H...

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City of Malden News
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Columbus Day 2020 - City Services Open/Closed

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will close Monday, October 12th for the Columbus Day holiday.

List of City Services Open/Closed for the Holiday:

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City of Malden News

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Promotional Ceremony

Sgt OBrien Promotion

Officer Robert O'Brien was promoted to the rank of Sergeant on December 29th during a ceremony held at Malden Police Headquarters.  His diligence and hard work earned him this promotion.  Congratulations on the promotion and you...

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Malden Police News
Posted on: December 13, 2021

Arrest Made in Fatal Shooting Investigation

MDAO Press Release

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Malden Chief of Police Kevin Molis have announced that Antonio Rufo-Sanon, 19 of Somerville, has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with fatally shooting Daquelle Matthews, 22 of Boston, in Mald...

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Malden Police News
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Plan Ahead for Shutdown of 3G Cellular Networks

Cell Phone 911

The federal government and cellular providers have announced that older phones and devices will lose call and data functions, including the ability to contact 911

Additional Info... Malden Police News
Posted on: December 11, 2021

Winter Driving Tips

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As the winter season approaches, Malden PD would like to remind our residents and visitors to leave extra time, slow down, and drive safely during inclement weather.  Follow the link below for more information and winter driving tips.

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Additional Info... Malden Police News

News Flash

Posted on: August 25, 2021

Hiking and Camping Trip

Group Photo During 4 Mile Hike

The MTEC Team led their first hiking and camping trip this summer with the help of the Appalachian Mountain Club. The teens learned to disconnect from their phones and work together on various tasks such as setting up tents and cooking.

Additional Info... Malden Teen Enrichment Center News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Washington D.C Trip

Group Photo at Mount Vernon

With the help of the Bayrd foundation and an anonymous donor we were able to take 16 students to Washington D.C. This trip turned out to be a true learning experience for our youth involved in the teen center. Not only did they experience our country&...

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Additional Info... Malden Teen Enrichment Center News

News Flash

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Internet Exchange Safe Zone

Internet Exchange Safe Zone

The Malden Police Department implemented a program in 2019 that gives residents a safe and secure meeting place to conduct online transactions. Citizens are encouraged to now utilize the side Visitor Parking Lot, of The Malden Police station, which is loc...

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Police - Spotlights

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