While clearing out the Academy Building before renovations, a true gem was discovered. Relive a little bit of the past in this 1951 article that discusses plans to turn over the building to the town for community use. Enjoy!


About the CPC


The Community Preservation Act (CPA) is a state-authorized funding mechanism for local open space, historic preservation, outdoor recreation, and community housing initiatives.

The Bridgewater CPC will host a meeting on April 22, 2020 at 6PM. The meeting will be held virtually on Zoom.

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Meeting ID: 992 9832 0618
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Academy Building Blast from the Past

Bridgewater Community Preservation Committee

The Town Manager has released the draft of Bridgewater's Downtown Revitalization Plan. Please click here to review the plan.

  • Gina Guasconi, Chair: Recreation Commission​
  • Carlton Hunt, Citizen at Large
  • Kevin Manderville, Treasurer/Clerk: Open Space Committee
  • Harry Bailey, Jr: Conservation Commission
  • Jean Guarino: Planning Board
  • Stephen Rogan: Historical Commission
  • Joan Neumeister : Housing Authority
  • Vacant: Housing Trust
  • ​Vacant: Historical District Commission
  • ​Executive Assistant: Joshua McGraw