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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Hingham Achieves AAA Rating - Issues Bonds for New Public Safety Facility and School Building

Final Beam Placement in structural steel building

The Town of Hingham secured a coveted AAA bond rating from leading credit rating agencies. This exceptional rating reflects the Town’s strong fiscal management, prudent fiscal policies, and economic stability.

The AAA rating positions Hingham as ...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Select Board Chair Update - February 2024

Hingham Militia fires salute at Lincoln Day 2024

Dear Hingham Residents,

This is a monthly update from my office that I hope will prove helpful for residents to stay informed.   To receive this update and other important Town news via email, please subscribe to *Hingham General News and Announce...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Election Ballot Box

Nomination Papers

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • Planning Board (5 year term): Kevin M. Ellis

The following candidates have returned signed nomination papers:

  • Liz Klein, candidate for re-election to Select Board
  • Carol Falvey...
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Posted on: February 16, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Election Ballot Box

Nomination Papers

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • Planning Board (5 year term): Kevin M. Ellis

The following candidates have returned signed nomination papers:

  • Liz Klein, candidate for re-election to Select Board
  • Carol Falvey...
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Additional Info... Town Clerk News
Posted on: February 12, 2024

“Topping Off” the New Hingham Public Safety Facility

Final Beam Placement in structural steel building

A traditional “Topping Off” ceremony was held Friday, February 9th, at the new Public Safety Facility construction site to mark the installation of the last piece of the building’s steel structure. A flag and an evergreen ado...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

Nomination Papers

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • Board of Assessors (3 year term): Joshua M. Ross
  • School Committee (3 year term): Timothy J. Dempsey

The following candidates have returned signed nomination papers:

  • Liz Klein,...
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Posted on: February 9, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

Nomination Papers

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • Board of Assessors (3 year term): Joshua M. Ross
  • School Committee (3 year term): Timothy J. Dempsey

The following candidates have returned signed nomination papers:

  • Liz Klein,...
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Additional Info... Election Updates
Posted on: February 9, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

Nomination Papers

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • Board of Assessors (3 year term): Joshua M. Ross
  • School Committee (3 year term): Timothy J. Dempsey

The following candidates have returned signed nomination papers:

  • Liz Klein,...
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Additional Info... Town Clerk News
Posted on: February 8, 2024

Lincoln Day Proclamation 2024

Image of Lincoln Statue

At their meeting on January 30, 2024, the Select Board voted to proclaim Saturday, February 10, 2024 as Lincoln Day in the Town of Hingham.

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

Wellness Wednesday - February 2024 Edition

Wellness Wednesday February 2024

The first Wednesday of the month is Wellness Wednesday in Hingham. This month we are sharing a wide range of resources and contacts supporting wellbeing and health.

Download the February 2024 Wellness Wednesday Flyer (PDF) for full details

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

Wellness Wednesday - February 2024 Edition

Wellness Wednesday February 2024

The first Wednesday of the month is Wellness Wednesday in Hingham. This month we are sharing a wide range of resources and contacts supporting wellbeing and health.

Download the February 2024 Wellness Wednesday Flyer (PDF) for full details

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Additional Info... Board of Health
Posted on: February 6, 2024

Planning Board Reviewing Location Alternatives Considered for MBTA Community Zoning

Map Showing MBTA Multi Family Zoning Requirements

The Planning Board’s public hearing to review proposed zoning for the Town’s compliance with the state MBTA Community multifamily housing mandate under MGL Chapter 40A, Section 3A will continue by Zoom on Monday, February 12, 2024. The hearing on Zoning A...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: February 2, 2024

Annual Town Meeting 2024: New Date and Proposed Warrant Articles

Save the date!  This year’s Annual Town Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 7pm at Hingham High School.  The Select Board voted to shift the date of Town Meeting to acknowledge the beginning of Passover. &n...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: February 2, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • Recreation Commission (5 year term): Stephen Melia

And the following candidates have returned signed nomination papers:

  • Liz Klein, candidate for re-election to Select Board
  • Carol Falvey, candi...
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Posted on: February 2, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • Recreation Commission (5 year term): Stephen Melia

And the following candidates have returned signed nomination papers:

  • Liz Klein, candidate for re-election to Select Board
  • Carol Falvey, candi...
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Additional Info... Town Clerk News
Posted on: January 31, 2024

Notice Regarding Naming of the New Elementary School

At its meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at 6:00pm, the Select Board will review and discuss Annual Town Meeting 2024 Warrant Article BB: Naming of New Elementary School. The meeting will take place in-person at Town Hall and remotely via ...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: January 26, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 6, 2021

Hingham Looks Back At a Successful 2023

HFD Honored as Firefighter of the Year

Once again Hingham Town Administrator Tom Mayo is looking back on the Town’s accomplishments in the previous year. And there is a lot to be excited about.

Some of the most visible improvements came in the form of changes that benefit all Hingham ...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: January 26, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • School Committee (3 year term): Kerry J. Ni, candidate for re-election

Please call ahead at (781) 741-1410 to schedule an appointment to pick up your nomination papers.  The filing ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • School Committee (3 year term): Kerry J. Ni, candidate for re-election

Please call ahead at (781) 741-1410 to schedule an appointment to pick up your nomination papers.  The filing ...

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Additional Info... Election Updates
Posted on: January 26, 2024

News from the Town Clerk's Office

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

This week, the following candidates have pulled nomination papers:

  • School Committee (3 year term): Kerry J. Ni, candidate for re-election

Please call ahead at (781) 741-1410 to schedule an appointment to pick up your nomination papers.  The filing ...

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Additional Info... Town Clerk News
Posted on: January 16, 2024

Select Board Chair Update - January 2024

Happy New Year

Dear Hingham Residents,

Happy New Year!

This is a monthly update from my office that I hope will prove helpful for residents to stay informed.   To receive this update and other important Town news via email, please subscribe to *Hingham General Ne...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

2024 Early Vote by Mail Postcards

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

Look for 2024 Early Vote by Mail postcard applications in your mailbox in the next few days.  These are being sent out by the Secretary of the Commonwealth to all registered voters. 

Applications will be party-specific and unenrolled vote...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

2024 Early Vote by Mail Postcards

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

Look for 2024 Early Vote by Mail postcard applications in your mailbox in the next few days.  These are being sent out by the Secretary of the Commonwealth to all registered voters. 

Applications will be party-specific and unenrolled vote...

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Additional Info... Election Updates
Posted on: January 8, 2024

2024 Early Vote by Mail Postcards

Vote by Mail Application Enrolled Party

Look for 2024 Early Vote by Mail postcard applications in your mailbox in the next few days.  These are being sent out by the Secretary of the Commonwealth to all registered voters. 

Applications will be party-specific and unenrolled vote...

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Additional Info... Town Clerk News
Posted on: January 4, 2024

2024 Upcoming Election and Town Meeting Dates

Hingham Town Seal

  • Local Nomination Papers available- January 10, 2024
  • Presidential Primary- Tuesday, March 5, 2024
  • Town Meeting- Wednesday, April 24, 2024
  • Local Town Election- Saturday, April 27, 2024

Local nomination papers for all of Hingham's elected municipal posi...

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

2024 Upcoming Election and Town Meeting Dates

Hingham Town Seal

  • Local Nomination Papers available- January 10, 2024
  • Presidential Primary- Tuesday, March 5, 2024
  • Town Meeting- Wednesday, April 24, 2024
  • Local Town Election- Saturday, April 27, 2024

Local nomination papers for all of Hingham's elected municipal posi...

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Additional Info... Election Updates
Posted on: January 4, 2024

2024 Upcoming Election and Town Meeting Dates

Hingham Town Seal

  • Local Nomination Papers available- January 10, 2024
  • Presidential Primary- Tuesday, March 5, 2024
  • Town Meeting- Wednesday, April 24, 2024
  • Local Town Election- Saturday, April 27, 2024

Local nomination papers for all of Hingham's elected municipal posi...

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Additional Info... Town Clerk News
Posted on: December 19, 2023

Fire Captain Jeffrey Becker Completes Executive Fire Officer Program

Jeffrey Becker EFO Grad

Captain Jeffrey Becker of the Hingham Fire Department has been recognized by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for completing The U.S. Fire Administration/National Fire Academy’s prestigious Executive Fire Officer Program.

The Executive Fire O...

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*Hingham General News and Announcements*
Posted on: December 5, 2023

The Town of Hingham Launches New Citizen Engagement Mobile App

GoGov

HINGHAM -- The Town of Hingham is excited to launch MyHingham, a new mobile citizen engagement application.

The MyHingham App aims to enhance communication, streamline service delivery, and foster a sense of community. Through the user-friendly platform, r...

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Posted on: December 4, 2023

Gov. Healey Honors Sixteen from Hingham Fire Department as Massachusetts Firefighters of the Year

HFD Honored as Firefighter of the Year

Governor Maura T. Healey honored firefighters from across Massachusetts at the 34th annual Firefighter of the Year Awards ceremony on November 21, including a group citation to 16 members of the Hingham Fire Department for their meritorious response to th...

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Posted on: October 20, 2023

Town of Hingham Awarded State Grant to Support Coastal Resiliency

Whitney Wharf

Town Administrator Tom Mayo is pleased to announce that the Town of Hingham was one of several Massachusetts communities to be awarded a coastal resiliency grant from the Healey-Driscoll Administration. 

Hingham will receive $268,771 to support it...

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