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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Veterans Day Parade

Easton’s annual Veterans Day Parade is scheduled for Tuesday, November 11th.  Groups are asked to form at Washington Plaza no later than 10:30 am as the parade will kick off exactly at 11:00 am.  The parade route will be marching from Washington Plaza up Main Street to the World War I Memorial, where there will be a ceremony.  After this ceremony the parade will reform and continue to Veterans Memorial Park and the World War II, Korean and Vietnam Memorial where there will be another ceremony.  This is also where the parade will end.

Winter Energy Prices

As you may be aware, effective November 1st, National Grid electric rates are set to increase by up to 37%. This increase in price is driven by an increasing reliance on natural gas for electricity generation and an increase in demand for natural gas region wide. In order to mitigate the increasing cost in energy, consider visiting for information on energy efficiency rebates and other cost-savings measures.

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Drought Advisory Issued The Secretary of Energy & Environmental Affairs and MEMA Director issued a DROUGHT ADVISORY this past Monday, October 27 for towns in the Southeast Region of the state.  Read More...
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NOTICE TO RESIDENTS - Foundry Street Paving
As part of the Town of Easton’s ongoing pavement management program, the resurfacing of Foundry Street has been rescheduled to take place during the week of October 27, 2014.  The work will take place on Foundry Street (Route 106) between Five Corners and the West Bridgewater town line.  Motorists should expect delays and seek alternate routes during this time.  Police Details will be on scene to assist and direct traffic through and around the work zones.