Town Meeting

Special Town Meeting

NOTICE - October 13, 2020

At their meeting on October 13, 2020, the Hingham Board of Selectmen called a Special Town Meeting to be held on November 21, 2020 at 12 PM at the Hingham High School with a rain date of Sunday, November 22, 2020, at 12 PM at Hingham High School pursuant to Town of Hingham General By-Laws Article 2 and M.G.L. c. 39, § 9.  

Please be advised that pursuant to Town of Hingham General By-Laws Article 2, Section 7 that the Warrant for the Special Town Meeting shall close on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 4:30 PM.

Date and Location

Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 12:00 PM
(Rain Date: Sunday, November 22, 2020 at 12:00 PM)
Hingham High School, All Purpose Field

The video that follows... 

explains why this particular parcel is the lynchpin to a broader project that could solve space challenges and safety concerns across several departments.

Purchase of the property located at 335 Lincoln Street Public Safety Facility

ARTICLE 1:  Will the Town vote (1) to authorize, but not require, the Board of Selectmen to acquire by purchase the property located at 335 Lincoln Street, Hingham, Massachusetts, in accordance with the terms and conditions of a Purchase and Sale Agreement between the Town and 291 Mystic, LLC; and (2) to authorize, but not require, the Board of Selectmen to grant and accept all easements necessary to develop said property; and (3) to raise and appropriate, borrow or transfer from available funds, a sum of money to be used by the Board of Selectmen to acquire said property and to take all actions necessary to complete said purchase, or act on anything relating thereto.

(Inserted by the Board of Selectmen)

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