Community Center and Loker Grass Field, April 12 – WaylandeNews

Be an informed voter! Soon, Wayland voters will be asked to decide on funding for two important projects, both a new community center and a new Loker turf field.

  • Tuesday, May 10 (Questions on Election Day Polling)
  • Sunday, May 15 (Articles of the mandate of the annual municipal meeting)

1. Community Center Public Forum: Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 6:30 p.m.

Attend the forum in person at the COA Room at the Wayland Town Building, 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778, or watch on Zoom or WayCAM.tv. The link will be available here: https://www.wayland.ma.us/public-body-meeting-information-virtual-inperson-and-hybrid

Join the Town of Wayland, Council on Aging, Recreation Department and DAI Architects for a public forum to learn more about the planned community center project downtown. The project will renovate an existing vacant building to provide Council on Aging programs, recreation services, youth and family services, and meeting space for local organizations (including veterans, scouts, sports banquets, etc.), located next to the Sudbury River, downtown, railroad and hiking trails. Project address: 400-440 Boston Post Road, Wayland, MA.

More information at www.wayland.ma.us/coacc

2. Loker Grass Field Public Forum: Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 8:00 p.m.

Attend in person at the COA Room at the Wayland Town Building, 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778, or watch on Zoom or WayCAM.tv. The link will be available here: https://www.wayland.ma.us/public-body-meeting-information-virtual-inperson-and-hybrid

Join the Town of Wayland, Weston & Sampson Engineers, Inc. Recreation Department and Landscapers to learn more about the proposed natural grass sports field planned in the Loker Recreation Area. The current project is to build a full-size multi-sport turf sports pitch including irrigation and sports lighting. There will also be upgrades to the trailhead leading to our neighboring 20 acres of conservation land. Project address: 414 Commonwealth Avenue, Wayland, MA. More information at www.wayland.ma.us/

Harry L. Blanchard