Early Voting

Early voting begins for the 2024 Presidential Primary at Revere City Hall from Saturday, February 24, to Friday, March 1.View Early Voting Hours

DPW Saturday Disposal

The new DPW Yard at 319 Charger Street is now open on the last Saturday of each month from 7am-12pm for residents to dispose of certain items. Learn More

Short Beach Water Quality Advisory

August 30, 2023

The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) has posted no swimming signs at Short Beach due to high levels of bacteria in the water. DCR and Revere DPW tests the water quality weekly during the summer for a specific type of bacteria; when bacteria levels get too high, the water can become unsafe for swimming or ingestion.  This typically happens due to high rain events or circumstances that lead to substantial run-off discharging into waterways. 

Beachgoers should see “No Swimming” signs posted on entrances to the beach and on lifeguard stands.  The water will continue to be tested weekly and when bacteria levels drop below the level of concern the signs will be removed.  Swimming or ingesting contaminated water could result in symptoms like nausea, diarrhea, stomach cramps, chills or fever.  If you are concerned about your potential exposure to contaminated water when signage is posted, please contact your healthcare provider. 

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Patrick M. Keefe Jr.
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Linda DeMaio
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781-286-8111
Claudia Correa
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781-286-8111
Robert Marra
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