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WELCOME TO THE TOWN OF EASTON, MASSACHUSETTS

Incorporated in 1725, the Town of Easton is located 30 minutes from Boston, 45 minutes from Cape Cod, and 45 minutes from Providence. The community is approximately 29 square miles in area and has an estimated 2010 population of 23,357. Easton is governed by an Open Town Meeting and the executive branch is made up of an elected five-member Board of Selectmen, serving three-year terms. The Board hires a full-time Town Administrator to supervise the daily operations of the government. More...

WHAT'S HAPPENING

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Notice of Vacancy - School Committee


The Board of Selectmen are accepting applications from interested volunteers seeking to fulfill the unexpired term of a School Committee member. If appointed, the volunteer will serve on the School Committee until the Town Election in April 2017 at which point they may run for election to the School Committee. Interested applicants must submit a volunteer form, available at the Town Offices and at www.easton.ma.us under “Volunteer Opportunities”, no later than September 19, 2016.

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MBTA / MassDOT Public Meetings re: South Coast Rail during September

 The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) and the MBTA are proposing to restore passenger rail transportation between the South Coast and Boston. MassDOT and MBTA are designing a new rail connection making use  of the existing MBTA Stoughton Commuter Rail Line. Design for this route is currently 15% complete. In addition, MassDOT and MBTA are currently considering an alternative rail route between Boston and the South Coast that could potentially be designed and constructed more quickly than can the Stoughton route. CLICK HERE FOR FULL DETAILS.

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Easton Police Department Joins the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative The Easton Police Department is pleased to announce they have recently joined P.A.A.R.I. - The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative.  P.A.A.R.I was started by Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello to bridge the gap between the police department and opioid addicts seeking recovery. This initiative encourages opioid drug users to seek recovery, help distribute lifesaving opioid blocking drugs to prevent and treat overdoses, connect addicts with treatment programs and facilities and provide resources to other police departments and communities that want to do more to fight the opioid addiction epidemic. This program makes resources, funding, recovery programs and ideas available to local police agencies.  Read More...