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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

Mosquito
West Nile Virus Confirmed in Mosquitoes from Easton

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) announced today that West Nile virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquitoes collected from Easton, Massachusetts. The type of mosquito was culex salinarius. It is an opportunistic biter that feeds on reptiles, birds and mammals.  In 2014, 21,760 mosquitoes were tested for WNV in Bristol County and 8 samples were positive.  Easton had 3 WNV positive mosquito samples identified in 2014.

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SUMMER STREET - REOPENED

 

At approximately 7:30 pm last evening (7/28), Summer Street was reopened for public passage after emergency crews cleared the scene and it was determined by the Police and Fire Chiefs that no threat to the public existed.

Bike
Bike Repair Offered at Farmers Market  
Looking for a place to get that flat tire on your bike fixed? Or maybe the brakes are making some noise? Every Saturday from 10:00-2:00 at the Original Easton Farmers Market, pop up bike maintance shop Velo Urbano will be on hand offering a wide variety of bike repairs.
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NOTICE TO RESIDENTS: Cyclical Property Inspections

The Easton Assessors’ Office is in the process of doing cyclical inspections of real estate properties throughout the town, as well as inspections for building permits and new sales. The inspections will be done during the next few months with inspectors going door-to-door throughout neighborhoods to do inspections of both the interior and exterior of properties.

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