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Until further notice: All Fields (Town or School Property and including the High School and Deerfield Tracks), Playgrounds, Tennis Courts and Basketball Courts are CLOSED

The following public buildings are closed to the public: Town Hall, Public Library, Council on Aging, ICC/Youth & Family Services, Carby Street which includes Public Works, Building Department and Economic Development, Recreation Department including the pool.  

A green drop box is located in front of Town Hall for residents to drop off payments and other correspondence.  

Taxi Licensing

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The Town of Westwood has issued all of its available licenses and will not be issuing any more at this time.

In April of 2014, the Board of Selectmen voted to adopt Hackney Vehicle Regulations allowing for individuals to apply for a Taxi License to operate within the Town of Westwood.

If you are applying for a license, please be sure to read and fill out all information in the forms before submitting to the Selectmen's Office. Incomplete applications will be sent back to the applicant for additional information.

View notice to all Taxis operating in the Town of Westwood

Taxi License Application Process

  1. Fill out all forms
  2. Obtain the necessary approvals from Town of Westwood Departments
  3. CORI Information must be submitted and checked before any license will be issued
  4. Review of all applications will be conducted by the Police Department
  5. Final applications will be sent to the Board of Selectmen for ultimate approval
    • The Board of Selectmen has the sole discretion to grant or deny a license application based on the greater need of the Town
  6. Licenses will be issued by the Police Department


Begin the process of setting up an online account and apply for a permit.

What do you need to apply for a Taxi License?

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