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Upcoming Events
WPD Crime Watch: Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 6pm

The Worcester Police Department's monthly Neighborhood Watch meeting will be held at Harr Toyota, 100 Gold Star Blvd at 6pm. A representative at the reception desk will point you to the conference room.

The Indian Lake Neighborhood Watch is held by the Worcester Police Department and is open to all. It is held on the third Tuesday of every month and posted on the City of Worcester website:

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Worcester Cyanobacteria Monitoring Collaborative Training: Tuesday, April 24th at 5:30 pm

We have set the informational/training session to be on Tuesday, April 24th at 5:30 pm in the Bancroft School Field House at 100 Shore Drive. The training will cover:

  • What algae and cyanobacteria are, and why are they a threat to our waterbodies
  • The goals of the program and last year’s successes
  • How to take and store the samples
  • Filling out the field sheet
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  • Basic microscopy
  • Algae and cyanobacteria ID


We are looking for volunteers!


ILWA Spring Cleanup: Saturday, May 5th from 9-12

We need your help on Saturday, May 5th as we set out to prepare the parks, beaches and memorials around Indain Lake for the spring season! It's been a tough winter for these public spaces and thus there is much work to be done. Please meet at Morgan Park at 9am.


We are seeking grants, donations from individuals and businesses to continue our work. No amount is too small! The ILWA is a 501c3 nonprofit organization and therefore your donation is tax deductible!

Our mailing address is: ILWA, PO Box 60244, Worcester, MA 01606.


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At this time, both the Worcester Police Department and the Environmental Police have very limited resources. Your calls, when you witness dangerous and potentially harmful activities on or around the lake, can help these law enforcement agencies to know where they are most needed. Please pass the these numbers along to your neighbors.

Main number: 508-799-8606 (any time)

Dispatch: 800-632-8075