Posted on: January 10, 2017

Public Safety Advisory concerning snow loads on roofs from MEMA

Please view the  link below for important safety information about the dangers of snow loads on roofs from the  Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA). This is particularly concerning  due to the recent large amount of...

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Winter Safety Tips - Snow Loads on Roofs
Posted on: January 6, 2017

Attention all Korean War Veterans!

Korean Ambassador of Peace Medal



Veterans who served in Korea between June 25, 1950 and July 27, 1953 are eligible to receive this medal.

***Your DD Form 214 is REQUIRED***

Korean Ambassador for Peace Medal


The Town of Hingham Veteran Service Office


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Posted on: December 27, 2016

The fiscal 2017 assessments and updated information is now available.

The fiscal 2017 assessments and updated information is now available on the town web site. Please review the information. If the information is wrong or you believe the assessment is incorrect, you can file for an abatement starting next Tuesday 1/3/17.Pl...

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Fiscal 2017 tax rate has been approved

The Board of Assessors  announced  the  Fiscal 2017 tax rate has been approved.   The new rate is $12.25 per thousand, a reduction of 24 cents from last year. Nice job by the Hingham  financial team.  ...

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Posted on: September 20, 2016

Flu Season

Hingham Health Department will use the vaccine it received for homebound and uninsured residents. Call Kathy Crowley, Public Health Nurse, at 781-741-1466 to schedule an appointment if homebound or uninsured.

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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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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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Posted on: December 14, 2016

All RED Round Residential Transfer Station Stickers Expired

If you have a Red Round Transfer Station sticker it is expired. Please come to the DPW office and update your residential sticker. If you have a Green Round Transfer Station sticker it will be expiring according to your license plate in 2017.

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Pizza Party for 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade!

Come join the Rec Center on January 27 for a pizza party from 6:30pm-8:30pm! We'll supply the pizza and the fun, all you have to do is come on in and maybe bring a friend! If you'd like to register, you can do that online at hinghamrec.c...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

February Break Programs

Wednesday, February 22nd
American Girl Doll Create & Play (Ages 5-10) Theme: Friendship Dance Party
Time: 12:45pm-3:45pm Fee: $65/session

Lego Star Wars vs Ninjago (Ages 5-10)
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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Camp Registration

It's that time of year again! Registration for Summer Camp Programs begin on Wednesday, February 1 2017!