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...
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The Easton Town Offices will be closed on Friday, April 18th in observance of Good Friday, and on Monday, April 21st in observance of Patriots’ Day. The Town Offices will be open from 8:30 am to 7:30 pm on Tuesday April 22nd.
National Grid intends to perform selective side pruning and/or danger tree removal along an electric transmission right-of-way that passes through Easton. This right-of-way passes the following streets: Turnpike Street, Prospect Street, Foundry Street, Depot Street, Bay Road, Poquanticut Avenue, Rockland Street, and Massapoag Avenue. This work will take place between April 1, 2014 and March 31, 2015. Please click here for a map of this right-of-way as well as a pamphlet from National Grid for landowners along this right-of-way. If you have any questions, please contact National Grid at 1-800-322-3223
The Easton Conservation Commission entered into an agreement with Stone Soup, LLC, to put certain fields at Wheaton Farm back into agricultural production this spring. Stone Soup, LLC, operated by the O'Dwyers, is the small family-run farm operation behind Langwater Farm. While the O’Dwyers expected to begin turning over fields some time in February, the persistent snow cover and hard ground freeze delayed operations until recently. Read More...
The Town of Easton will hold a Rabies Clinic on Sunday, April 13, 2014. The clinic will be held behind the Police Station, at 46 Lothrop St. from 9:00 am until noon. Dr. Buffman from Lloyd Animal Medical Center will be vaccinating cats from 9:00 am to 10:00 am and dogs from 10:00 am to noon. The cost of the vaccine is $10.00. A representative from the Town Clerk’s Office will be available from 10:00 am to noon for licensing of dogs. All cats should be in a carrier, and all dogs must be leashed. Please call the Board of Health (508) 230-0620 with any questions. Thank you.