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...


Town Offices Closed on Monday, October 12 in Observance of Columbus Day  
In observance of Columbus Day, the Town Offices will be closed on Monday, October 12, 2015. The Town Offices will reopen for business from 8:30 am to 7:30 pm on Tuesday, October 13.
Seasonal Flu Clinics for Easton Residents:

Injectable vaccine is available for individuals three years of age and older.  A limited number of doses of flu mist doses will be available on a first come-first served basis for children age 2-18.  Continue reading for time and location information. Any questions, please call the Board of Health: (508) 230-0620.

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Eligibility Applications for Next Year's Community Preservation Act Funding are Now Available.

Since its adoption in 2001, the Community Preservation Act has helped Easton protect numerous historic and resources and open spaces, improve our affordable housing stock and improve access to outdoor recreation.  In order to be eligible for FY17 CPA funding, applicants for all potential projects must submit an Application for Eligibility by November 4, 2015.  The Community Preservation Committee and staff will review each application to ensure eligibility. If the Committee agrees a proposal is eligible, a Full Application for Community Preservation Funding must then be completed.


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Easton Public Schools Launch Redesigned Website  
The Easton Public Schools have launched a redesigned website with a new URL: Clicking the "Easton Public Schools" link under "Schools" will also bring you to the new and improved site.