News Flash

Posted on: August 8, 2019

Hingham’s Veteran of the Year Nominations

The Hingham Veterans Council is now taking nominations for the 2019 Veteran of the Year.

An impartial sub-committee will evaluate finalists. The winner will be announced during the annual Hingham’s Veterans Day celebration on November 11th conduc...

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Hingham Veteran of the Year Notice and Application *Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: August 7, 2019

How to Protect Against Mosquito Bites

Mosquitoes bite during the day and night. They live indoors and outdoors. Protect your family from mosquito bites. Use insect repellent, wear long-sleeved shirts and pants, and take steps to control mosquitoes indoors and outdoors.

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Additional Info... Board of Health
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Road Construction Notice: Night Work

The Town of Hingham will be resurfacing the entire length and /or sections of the following roads beginning on Sunday night, August 18, through Sunday, August 25, 2019.

  • Blue Sky Drive
  • Hobart Street
  • Hollyhock Lane
  • Old Cross Street
  • Paolo Road
  • Taurasi Road
  • Rt. 228 ...
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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Baker-Polito Administration Awards Hingham $2 Million for Dredging the Inner Harbor

Harbormaster, Ken Corson, receiving $2 Million grant Award from Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

HINGHAM — - Lt. Governor Karyn Polito joined Town Manager Thomas Mayo and other state and local officials to announce $3.6 million in Massachusetts Dredging Program grants to four communities, including a $2 million award for work on Hingham&...

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Additional Info... *Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: July 2, 2019

July 4th Road Race Results

Road Race Results will be posted online at https://my.racewire.com/results/35850

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Recreation Department
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Local Recreation Camps: FAQs for Parents and Guardians

Hingham Health Department Alert!  Before you send your children to camp this summer, please check that the camp has been licensed. For a full, updated list of  licensed camps in Hingham call Kathy Crowley PHN @ 781-741-1466.

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Recreational Camps FAQs (PDF) Board of Health
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Community Preservation Committee Accepting Applications for CPA Grants

Grant Notice

Town of Hingham

Community Preservation Committee Accepting Applications for CPA grants

The Community Preservation Committee is now accepting new applications for grants appropriated by the Town of Hingham’s CPA funds. Funds from this a...

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CPC Guidelines and Applications *Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: June 14, 2019

The Problem of Dog Waste on the South Shore

The Problem of Dog Waste on the South Shore

On the South Shore alone, we have more than 16,000 registered dogs from Weymouth to Kingston. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the average dog produces approximately ¾ pound of waste per day. If you do the math, that&...

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: June 11, 2019

Plastic Bag Reduction Bylaw

Effective November 1, 2019 the town has voted to reduce the common use of plastic check bags and promote the use of reusable bags. This new by law will be enforced by the Health DepartmentNo Store in Hingham shall provide to any customer a Sing...

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Plastic Bag Reduction Bylaw (PDF) Board of Health
Posted on: May 29, 2019

You're Not Just Fertilizing the Lawn!

Your are not just fertilizing your lawn photo

The DPW would like to share some simple steps that you can take to protect our waterways.

While fertilizers are good for plants, they're not so good for water quality. Fertilizers get washed down the street where they enter storm drains and enter our loca...

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Know Before You Mow!

Mowing 2

Grass clippings that are blown into the street enter storm drains and are carried directly to our local lakes, ponds and streams. Those clippings contribute nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorous, which cause unwanted and uncontrolled growth of algae....

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: May 16, 2019

2019-2020 Funky Feet Registration

Register for Funky Feet Dance Classes by clicking here!

Recreation Department
Posted on: April 3, 2019

Road Construction: 2019 Preliminary Construction Notice

Town of Hingham Engineering Department

Construction Notice

April 3, 2019

To Whom It May Concern:

The Town of Hingham is anticipating to repave and/or reconstruct the entire length or sections of the following roads in 2019. The exact scheduling dates for each...

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Download and Print Notice (PDF) *Hingham General News and Announcements*