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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Town of Hingham Launches Online Budget Override Information Hub

Town Hall at Night

Town Administrator Tom Mayo announces that the Town of Hingham has launched a web page for residents to learn more about the Town's anticipated operating budget override request at Annual Town Meeting.

Hingham expects to seek Town Meeting and vote...

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Massachusetts Behavioral Health Help Line

Call or text 833-773-2445 for Mass Help Line

The Massachusetts Behavioral Health Help Line (BHHL) is here to connect you directly to clinical help, when and where you need it. Even if you're not sure what kind of help or treatment you may need, we can help guide you.  The BHHL is a...

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Statement from the Town of Hingham

Hingham Town Seal

Sunday marked the Lunar New Year- a time that should be a joyous celebration in our community. This is a time when all members of our community should feel safe, secure and welcome. Yet our nation has just experienced 39 mass shootings so far in ...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Reminder: Tax Bills Due February 1

Notice that Tax Bills are due November 1, 2022

FY23 3rd Quarter Real Estate Tax Bills are due Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Submit your payment:

Online Payment: www.hingham-ma.gov/onlinebillpay

In Person: Dropped off in the Town Hall Mailbox

By Mail: Tax Collector, 210 Central St, Hingham, MA 02043

If you ha...

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

Hingham Fire Department Encourages Residents To Create An Emergency Plan

Hingham Fire Department Patch

The Hingham Fire Department wants to encourage residents to develop an emergency plan for themselves and their families.

Being prepared is the best way to mitigate the impacts of emergencies like natural disasters and other hazards. Families can plan ahead...

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

News from the Town Clerk's Office

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News from the Town Clerk’s Office

Thinking of running for local office? The 2023 Town Election season kicked off on January 10, 2023.  This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • Moderator (1 year term): Michael Puz...
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Posted on: January 13, 2023

System Investigation and Repairs on Cliff Road Hingham

The Weir River Water System would like to notify residents of a water system investigation and repairs happening on Tuesday January 17 and Wednesday January 18, 2023 on Cliff Road in Hingham.  Work is scheduled from 9am to 5pm on these days. &...

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Weir River Water System
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Main Repair Crow Point Lane Hingham

The Weir River Water System would like to notify residents of a water main repair on Crow Point Lane in Hingham scheduled to begin at 5am on Saturday January 14, 2023.  There will be disruption to water service on Crow Point Lane.  Resid...

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Weir River Water System
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Hingham Fire Department Receives State Grant for Fire Education Programs

Mother with girl wearing fire helmet

HINGHAM — Chief Steve Murphy is pleased to announce that the Hingham Fire Department has been awarded grant funding to support its fire education programming for students and seniors in the community. 

Hingham Fire was awarded $4,381 for...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

Hingham Family Donates to Hingham Fire Department After Loss of Home

Cutter Family and Hingham Officials in front of firetruck

The Hingham Fire Department welcomed the Cutter family, whose home was destroyed in a large fire on Mann Street last summer, to the Hingham Fire Headquarters over the weekend. Late last year, the Cutters established the Cut Fire Fund in the wake of their ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Hydrant Work Hull Shore Drive, Hull

The Weir River Water System would like to notify residents in Hull of hydrant work being performed Tuesday January 10, 2023 beginning at 8am on Hull Shore Drive in Hull.  Please be advised that this work may cause discolored water or fluctuations...

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Weir River Water System
Posted on: January 6, 2023

Revised Recycling and Dumpster Requirements For Residents and Businesses

Hingham Town Seal

The Board of Health revised the Recycling and Dumpster Requirements for Residents and Businesses within the Town of Hingham on January 4, 2023. The vote was to remove the requirement that all commercial rubbish/recycling haulers submit an itemized report ...

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Updated Regulations (PDF) Board of Health
Posted on: January 4, 2023

Wellness Wednesday - January 2023 Edition

Wellness Wednesday January 2023

The first Wednesday of every month is Wellness Wednesday in Hingham. The Town is pleased to share a variety of mental health and wellness resources and recommendations for the month of January! 

Download the January 2023 Wellness Wednesday Flyer (...

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

Town Clerk Shares Important Town Election Information for Candidates and Voters

Election Ballot Box

Town Clerk Carol M. Falvey and the Town of Hingham wish to share important information on the upcoming local spring election cycle.  

The 2023 Town Election will be held on Saturday, April 29.  

Beginning Tuesday, January 10, candidates ma...

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Posted on: January 1, 2023

Main Break Liberty Road Hingham

The Weir River Water System would like to notify residents of a water main break in the vicinity of 16 Liberty Road in Hingham.  Residents on Liberty Road, Sentinel Road and Scotland Road should anticipate disruption of water service.  A...

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Weir River Water System
Posted on: December 30, 2022

Main Break Michael Road, Hingham

The Weir River Water System would like to notify residents of an emergency main break on Michael Road in Hingham.  Residents on Michael Road should anticipate disruption of water service at approximately 3:45pm.  Residents in the surroun...

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Weir River Water System
Posted on: December 27, 2022

Emergency Repair on Hazelwood Drive, Hingham

The Weir River Water System would like to notify residents of an emergency water main repair on Hazelwood Drive in Hingham this morning.  Residents on Hazelwood Drive will experience disruption of water service, fluctuating pressure, and potentia...

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Weir River Water System
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Do You Have Covid-19 And Have Symptoms?

Covid-19 Telehealth Flyer 2x3

Free COVID-19 Treatments Available

A new telehealth service can tell you if the COVID-19 pill is right for you. The pills can be sent to your pharmacy or to your home — for free!

How it works:

  1. Call 833-273-6330 or visit color.com/covid-19-treatment...
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Board of Health
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Single Use Plastics and the By-Law Proposed by Cleaner Greener Hingham

Plastic Water Bottle

Did you know that Cleaner Greener Hingham is proposing a bylaw limiting the sale of water in single use plastic containers in Hingham? Under this bylaw, retailers would no longer offer sales of plain water in plastic containers under one gallon. The Town ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2022

Regional Social Worker Available to Residents Needing Assistance

Town Seal Red on Gray 2 x 3

Stephanie Saunders,  LICSW, Regional Social Worker for Hingham, Cohasset and Scituate will be available for residents needing assistance. She can assist residents with advisory work and case management in providing resource and referral informati...

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Posted on: December 2, 2022

Frozen Pipe Warning

As winter approaches The Weir River Water System would like to remind residents water pipes and meters can freeze within hours of the onset of sub-freezing weather—if they’re exposed to cold air or drafts. Property owners are responsib...

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Weir River Water System
Posted on: October 19, 2022

Mt. Blue Spring at Wompatuck State Park

Wompatuck State Park

The Southeast Regional Office of the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP), Drinking Water Program, is in receipt of plans and specifications for the reconfiguration of the public water supply delivery system and public access at ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Hingham Asks Residents to Contribute to ‘Exceptional Needs Registry’

South Shore Regional Emergency Communications Center staff

HINGHAM -- The Hingham Commission on Disabilities, the Hingham Police and Fire Departments and the South Shore Regional Emergency Communications Center would like to share with residents information on the Town of Hingham’s Exceptional Needs Reg...

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