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SWAP SHOP HOURS
Thursday and Friday:
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
- Sign up to Volunteer at the Swap Shop at the Transfer Station.
Please drop off your completed Swap Shop Volunteer Sign Up Form at the Department of Public Works, 25 Bare Cove Park Drive.
If you have any questions about the Swap Shop or volunteering at the Swap Shop, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 781-741-1449.
- Black Residential Transfer Station Permits (Stickers) have expired
See Transfer Station for full details
- DPW Reminder: Rules and guidelines for snowstorms
Hingham Department of Public Works is reminding all town residents that there is a sand/salt mixture available at the new Carlson Field Complex parking lot on Bare Cove Park Drive.
When snow is forecast, residents are asked to keep all parked vehicles off streets that are plowed by the town to expedite snowplowing and sanding operations. Vehicles obstructing plowing and sanding operations will be towed at the owner's expense. No one other than Town employees or contractors hired by the town may shovel, snow-blow, or plow ice or snow onto a public roadway (Town By-Law Article 10, section 6A). The Town is not responsible for damaged mailboxes, driveway aprons, walkways, stone walls, grassed areas, shrubs, trees, fences, planters, barrels, basketball hoops, or any other object within the town layout.
Please call the DPW if you have any questions at 781-741-1430.
Illicit Stormwater Discharge Hotline
To report an incident of illicit discharge of liquids/materials into our stormwater system, please notify us by calling our hotline at 781-804-2437.
TRANSFER STATION STICKERS
The stickers are available at the DPW office at 25 Bare Cove Park Drive, Monday thru Friday between 8AM and 4PM. Residents must provide their registration and proof of identification for the stickers which are placed directly onto the vehicle. For more information on stickers, recycling, or the Transfer Station please see the Transfer Station Rules and Regulations or call the DPW, at 781-741-1430.
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