Posted on: October 21, 2016

Proposed Mooring Fee Structure

Proposed new mooring fee structure, to be considered at Selectmen’s meeting on October 27th. Please send comments to Assistant Town Administrator Tom Mayo at

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Advisory Committee Statement for 2 Beal Street

Announcement from the Chair of the Advisory Committee

As the Board of Selectmen have announced, an RFP has been issued soliciting bids for the parcel located at 2 Beal Street. Any additional uses of the parcel other than what has been previously approv...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

Affordable Housing Lottery for eight two bedroom townhouses at Damon Farms on December 12th

Damon Farm is a new 32-unit townhome development located in Hingham and Norwell, MA. Located off Washington Street in Norwell and 1220-1222 Main Street in Hingham, Damon Farm is offering 8 townhomes, by lottery, for eligible first time homebuyers (certain...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

VETERANS: Please see what benefits are available in the new HOME Act.

The HOME Act establishes a new Office of State Veterans’ Homes and Housing within the Department of Veterans’ Services. This office will advise the Secretary on matters related to veterans’ housing and long-term care, and will file an annual report with t...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Early Voting Dates for November 8th Election

Listed are the dates for early voting for the November 8, 2016 State Election at the Town Hall. Additional voting and election information can be found on the Town Clerk's Election and Voter Information page.

Monday, October 24, 2016 7:00 AM –...Read on...

Posted on: September 27, 2016

Assessor's Office Home Inspection Notice

Representatives from Vision Government Solutions and Finnegan Appraisal and Consulting have been contracted by the Board of Assessors to perform state mandated cyclical inspections. The scope of the project includes the measurement and verification of dat...Read on...

Posted on: June 8, 2016

Please support the Hingham Police K9 Program

Pablo the Black Lab and Pedy the German Sheperd

Thanks to Sergeant Glen Shaw (retired), the Hingham Police Department has a tremendous history with police K-9 work. Sergeant Shaw pioneered the program and worked with not one, but two K-9s, “Karre” and “Kanto”. Sergeant Shaw retired in 2004 and in 2007,...Read on...

Please donate through our secure portal here

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Clutter Reduction Support Group

Two NEW 8-week groups starting in the month of October.

Tuesdays at 6:30 PM at The Scituate Council of Aging starting on 10/18/16
orWednesdays at 12:00 PM at St. Mary's Parish Center starting on 10/26/16

- Learn more about how to manage the probl...Read on...

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Free Community Screening of Jim Wahlberg's "If Only"

Film Designed to Bring Communities Together to Confront Opioid Epidemic Coming to Cohasset

Cohasset High School Auditorium
October 20th at 7 pm

Free community screening of Jim Wahlberg’s “If Only”

The Safe Harbor Cohasset Coalition will be partn...Read on...
Posted on: September 20, 2016

Flu Season

Hingham Health Department will use the vaccine it received for homebound and uninsured residents. Call Kathy Crowley, Public Health Nurse, at 781-741-1466 to schedule an appointment if homebound or uninsured.

The Health Department has privately purchas...Read on...

Posted on: January 7, 2016

Town of Hingham receives AAA bond rating

AAA Bond Rating from Moody's, Fitch and Standard and Poor's

The Town of Hingham has received the AAA bond rating from all three major rating agencies - Fitch, Moody's and Standard and Poor's. The AAA bond rating is the highest credit rating an organization can receive.

Reports from each rating agency can be fo...Read on...

Posted on: January 1, 2016

Town of Hingham has been awarded the 2015 Secretary of Defense Freedom Award!

ESGR 2015 Freddom Award Recipient

WASHINGTON ­– The Department of Defense announced today the 15 recipients of the 2015 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest honor the department gives to employers for support of National Guard and Reserve employees.

“These o...Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2016

Build an Emergency Kit During Emergency Preparedness Month

Person checking off items on checklist to create an emergency kit

September 19, 2016CONTACT
Christopher Besse, MEMA Public Information

Build an Emergency Kit During Emergency Preparedness Month
Emergency Supplies Will Help Sustain You and Your Fa...Read on...

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Posted on: April 21, 2016

Arbor Day Foundation Names Hingham Tree City USA, Growth Award Winner


Arbor Day Foundation Names HINGHAM Tree City USA, Growth Award Winner

Hingham, MA was named a 2015 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.

The community als...Read on...

Posted on: December 14, 2015

Transfer Station Stickers: All blue round stickers are now expired

All Blue Round Stickers are now expired. Red Round Stickers expiring in 2016.

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Posted on: September 30, 2016

Halloween Party

Halloween Parties

Join us for our 9th annual Halloween Party on Friday, October 28th, at the South Shore Country Club!!

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