Posted on: October 17, 2017

Join us to honor our Brave Servicemen and Women on November 11th, Veterans' Day

American Flag with silhouettes of military personnel

Join us to honor our brave servicemen and women. Ceremony begins at 11:00 am at Sanborn Auditorium in Hingham Town Hall along with brief ceremony afterwards at our Veterans' monument.

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Current Spotlights
Posted on: October 17, 2017

South Shore Veterans' Town Hall

Veterans Town Hall Flyer

We cordially invite you to attend a Veterans' Town Hall forum with special guest Massachusetts Department of Veterans' Services, Secretary Francisco Urena.

Please join us to learn more about local veterans' services and discussing key priorities for streng...

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Veterans Services
Posted on: October 16, 2017

Hingham presentation on Harbor Wharf Infrastructure & Resiliency Improvements on Wednesday

VFW Park at Hingham Harbor

Like many Massachusetts coastal communities, Hingham is at risk from coastal storms, flooding, sea level rise and erosion made worse by climate change. The century old granite wharfs and seawalls in Hingham Harbor are deteriorating and in need of repair.&...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: September 27, 2017

Hingham Welcoming Statement Proclamation

Welcoming Statement Proclamation

As discussed at the meeting of the Board of Selectmen on Tuesday, September 26th please see the Hingham Welcoming Statement Proclamation.  Please forward all questions and comments to Sally Sinclair in the Selectmens' Office sinclairs@hingham-ma....

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Welcoming Statement Proclamation (PDF) *Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Veterans Day (Observed), Friday, November 10th - DPW Office Closed/Transfer Station Open

The DPW Office will be CLOSED Friday, November 10th - Veterans Day Holiday (Observed).  There will not be any bulk waste permits available that day. The Transfer Station will be OPEN regular hours. The Transfer Station will be CLOSED Saturday, No...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11th - DPW Office and Transfer Station Closed

The Transfer Station and DPW Office will be closed Saturday November 11th. There will not be any bulk waste permits available this day. 

Public Works
Posted on: September 20, 2017

10th Annual Halloween Party

Join the rec center for some spooky fun at South Shore Country Club! 

Children will enjoy Halloween related activities, games, music, and refreshments, including haunted hayrides, provided by South Shore Country Club and Hingham Recreatio...

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Recreation Department
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Friday Night Events

Pre-Registered: $10

At the Door: $15

3-Pack Bundle: $25 (choose 2 events by grade group then select 1 of the K-5 options)

Grades K-2

October 2, 2017: Music Night

February 2, 2018: Game Night

March 16, 2018: Superhero Night

Grades 3, 4, & 5

November 1...

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Recreation Department
Posted on: September 6, 2017

The Hingham Cultural Council is now accepting applications for cultural event grants

Massachusetts Cultural Council - Apply for a grant online

The Hingham Cultural Council is accepting applications for those interest in a grant for a cultural event that will take place during Fiscal Year 2018. Our mission is to support cultural events for the citizens of Hingham and surrounding communities on th...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: July 13, 2017

Hingham Veterans Can Earn a Property Tax Abatement

We have upcoming volunteer opportunities for Veterans, which come with the benefit of credit off of your property tax. 

The Hingham Veterans’ Property Tax Work-Off Program allows qualified veterans, who reside in property owned in Hingha...

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Valor Act Information and Application *Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: April 3, 2017

Parade Button Design Contest

2017 Parade Button

After many creative designs, the Committee chose a drawing by Amelia-Rae Creed, who depicted a scene from the parade, including our patriotic red, white, and blue lines, as her subject in a wonderful design that is already selling quickly around Hingham.

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4th of July Parade
Posted on: January 7, 2016

Town of Hingham receives AAA bond rating

AAA Rating

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 found ...

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Current Spotlights
Posted on: January 1, 2016

Town of Hingham has been awarded the 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 outs...

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