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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 8, 2019

Recreation Camps: FAQs for Parents and Guardians

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health "Information About Recreational Camps for Children in Massachusetts: Questions and Answers for Parents and Guardians

Recreational Camps FAQs (PDF) Board of Health
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Updated Animal Regulations Effective June 1st

On May 16, 2019, the Hingham Board of Health held a public hearing and voted to promulgate the updated regulations entitled “Regulation Governing the Keeping of Animals and Fowl". effective June 1, 2019.

Regulation Governing the Keeping of Animals & Fowl Board of Health
Posted on: February 13, 2019

Hingham Updates Supplementary Rules and Regulations for the Disposal of Sanitary Sewage

On February 12, 2019, the Hingham Board of Health conducted an extensive rewrite of the regulation entitled “Supplementary Rules and Regulations for the Disposal of Sanitary Sewage”. The rewrite contains many new sections, such as Acce...

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Updated Regulation (PDF) Board of Health