The Bay State Correctional Center was changed from a minimum security facility to a medium security facility.

A four way stop for all vehicles was installed at the intersection of Main Street and Rockwood Road which although it has taken a little getting used to, it has decreased the number of "fender benders" at this site.

Inmates of MCI Norfolk installed a new roof on the Tramp House.

The Town Pond remained closed this year because of problems encountered last year due to lack of rainfall.