News Flash

Posted on: November 25, 2020

Public Presentation of 3A Safety Improvement Plans

Community members are invited to a presentation of design plans for safety improvements along the Route 3A, Rotary, and Summer Street corridor in Hingham via Zoom on Tuesday evening, December 8, 2020. The roadway project is over a decade in development an...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: November 24, 2020

SS Regional Emergency Communications Center will not be accepting Toys for Tots donations this year

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and the limited public access to the Hingham Town Hall and Police Station, we regret to announce we will not be able to accept TOY DONATIONS this year for our annual toy drive.

Year after year residents and businesses c...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: November 16, 2020

Weekly COVID Status Dashboard

The Hingham Health Department will be posting weekly COVID-19 data from the MA Department of Public Health and Hingham Public Schools in a new dashboard on the Town website.  The dashboard will be updated every Friday.  All cases are lab...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Town Officials Vow to Fight Loss of Transit Services

Town of Cohasset, Christopher G. Senior, Town ManagerTown of Hingham, Tom Mayo, Town AdministratorTown of Hull, Philip E. Lemnios, Town ManagerTown of Scituate, James Boudreau, Town Administrator

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, Nov. 9, 2020Contact: Matthew Re...

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Website; Save the Greenbush Save the Boat *Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Update on MBTA Proposed Service Cuts – Ways to Take Action

Earlier this week, state and regional officials joined the Board of Selectmen to discuss the proposed MBTA service cuts to the Hingham/Hull Ferry and Greenbush Commuter Rail Line and to outline different ways citizens can take action against these changes...

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Posted on: October 30, 2020

Hingham Harbor and Downtown Sustainable Vision Study Meeting on December 2nd

Please join us for a virtual Stakeholder Meeting focused on Hingham Harbor and Downtown resilience, public realm, and land use improvements. Anyone who is interested may participate in this public meeting.

Hingham Harbor and Downtown Sustainable Vision Stu...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: October 29, 2020

MBTA Proposed Service Cuts in Hingham

West Hingham MBTA Station

MBTA Proposed Service Cuts in Hingham

The MBTA’s Fiscal Management Control Board (FMCB) recently announced potential service reductions or terminations for the Hingham/Hull Ferry as well as the Greenbush Commuter Rail.  These potential ...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: October 22, 2020

October 22, 2020 COVID-19 Update

As of this afternoon, Hingham has entered our second week in the state’s “red” COVID-19 category.  DPH is reporting 395 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Hingham, with an average daily case rate over the last 14 days of 11...

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COVID-19 Information Center *Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: October 22, 2020

Video: Special Town Meeting - Acquisition of 335 Lincoln Street

The Board of Selectmen have called a Special Town Meeting for Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 12pm to consider the purchase of 335 Lincoln Street for possible use as the site of a future public safety facility.  The video that follows explains why...

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

Hingham Health Department COVID-19 Update and Guidance

Hingham Health Department COVID-19 Update and Guidance

September 24, 2020

As of yesterday, September 23, 2020, the MA Department of Public Health (DPH) reported 333 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Hingham, an increase of 12 confirmed cases over the prior week. ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Roadway Paving - Potential Water Discoloration

Public Notification

Please be advised that the towns of Hull and Hingham will be executing their annual road paving programs over the next month. The work performed may cause a disruption in the distribution system and potential periods of discolored water...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

It's Official! Hingham Owns Weir River Water System

Weir River Water System

It’s official!  For the first time since 1879, after several years of study and deliberation, a historic Town Meeting vote, and 15 months of transition prep and planning, the Town of Hingham officially owns the water system serving Hing...

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Posted on: August 1, 2020

State Guidance for Graduations and Large Gatherings

Please take a moment to read the state’s message about COVID-19 guidance for graduations and large gatherings.  Both DPH and the Hingham Health Department are receiving troubling reports of large gatherings, including high school gradua...

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State Guidance for Graduations and Large Gathering *Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: July 10, 2020

COVID-19 Beach Guidance

Bathing Beach

With the warm summer weather, many residents are flocking to local beaches, including our own Bathing Beach.  In Phase III - Step I of the Governor’s reopening plan, passive recreation at beaches is allowed under the following guideline...

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