An event at the Downtown South Boston Farmers’ Market this weekend will make folks want to celebrate “Earth Day, Every Day.” The event is set for 8 a.m. until noon Saturday at the market at 300 Broad St.

Put on your running shoes and head out to the Downtown South Boston Farmers’ Market Saturday morning for a 5K run/ walk. The “Sprint to Spring Market 5K” is open to community members of all ages.

South Boston Town Council decided to leave the residency requirement for the town manager up to the discretion of town council and get rid of the residency requirement for the town’s other managers including the police chief and fire chief when they met Monday evening.

South Boston Town Council at its work session/joint committee meeting Monday evening plan to discuss a request from Westside Village Apartments to move forward with a funding application to renovate the 46-year-old apartment complex in the Sinai community.

With unanticipated funds, the town of South Boston’s finances is slated to be a primary topic of conversation at town council’s work session and joint committee meeting at 5:45 p.m. Monday at the Washington Coleman Community Center at 1927 Jeffress Blvd.

Town of South Boston offices will close at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 25, and be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

South Boston Town Council approved a strategic plan for the town at its Monday evening meeting. The strategic plan outlines the top five priorities identified by council members, in addition to other “areas of opportunity.”